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SUPREME COURT OF APPEALS OF WEST VIRGINIA
SPRING 2024 OPINIONS


Links to the current term decisions filed within the Supreme Court are listed in the table below.  When the page loads, the Date Filed column is sorted in descending (most recent) order.  The new Search capability allows you to enter any case-related information to use as a filter.

The decisions are identified using case type and decision type codes. For more information about using the decision list and for an explanation of the codes, review the page: Opinion Information.

 

Total Opinions: 100
Date Filed Case No Case Name Case Type Decision Type
02/28/2024 22-621

Christopher Haymond, Individually and as Trustee of the Testamentary Trust Created by the Last Will and Testament of Irene Nutter Haymond v. Stephanie Haymond and David Haymond

CERQ SO
02/26/2024 22-0177

Patton Building Services, Inc. v. Irene Kaida

WC MD
02/20/2024 22-725

Gregory A. Smith v. Shawn Straughn, Superintendent, Northern Correctional Center

CIV-O MD
02/20/2024 22-704

Joshua Dwayne Plante v. Josh Ward, Interim Superintendent, Mount Olive Correctional Complex

CIV-O MD
02/20/2024 22-607

State of West Virginia v. Angel Alberta Estep

CR-F MD
02/20/2024 22-589

Rachel Tolliver v. Dolgencorp, Inc. d/b/a Dollar General Corporation

WC MD
02/20/2024 22-581

Garrett E. Wright v. West Virginia Office of Insurance Commissioner and Process Construction, Inc.

WC MD
02/20/2024 22-565

Blackhawk Mining v. Randall Stover

WC MD
02/20/2024 22-560

John Hay v. United Central

WC MD
02/20/2024 22-550

Hughes Supply Company v. M.B.

WC MD
02/20/2024 22-0344

State of West Virginia v. Shane Andrew Miller

CR-F MD
02/20/2024 22-0274

Edward Stumpf v. Nuverra Environmental Solutions

WC MD
02/20/2024 22-0167

Nathan L. Goines v. Standard Corporation

WC MD
02/20/2024 22-0114

Jason E. Carter v. GW Noble Trucking, LLC,

WC MD
02/13/2024 23-8

In re K.R., D.R., S.F.-1, and C.V.

JUV MD
02/13/2024 23-66

In re M.S., K.C., and B.W.

JUV MD
02/13/2024 22-857

In re J.A., K.D., and S.D.

JUV MD
02/13/2024 22-688

In re E.A.-1, J.A., Jr., and E.A.-2

JUV MD
02/07/2024 23-9

In re A.E.-1

JUV MD
02/07/2024 23-89

In re L.F.

JUV MD
02/07/2024 23-73

In re E.G. and O.G.

JUV MD
02/07/2024 23-63

In re A.W. and L.O.

JUV MD
02/07/2024 23-59

In re S.B. and E.B.

JUV MD
02/07/2024 23-47

In re H.A.

JUV MD
02/07/2024 23-45

In re J.M., R.M., B.M., and A.F.

JUV MD
02/07/2024 23-38

In re B.W., B.C.-1, and B.C.-2

JUV MD
02/07/2024 23-34

In re K.R.

JUV MD
02/07/2024 23-22

In re C.G. and M.G.-1

JUV MD
02/07/2024 23-21

In re J.M. and I.M.

JUV MD
02/07/2024 23-14

In re M.P.

JUV MD
02/07/2024 23-121

In re O.E.

JUV MD
02/07/2024 23-12

In re E.S.

JUV MD
02/07/2024 23-116

In re C.T.

JUV MD
02/07/2024 23-11

In re G.R.

JUV MD
02/07/2024 23-101

In re J.T. and B.S.

JUV MD
02/07/2024 23-1

In re A.E.-1

JUV MD
02/07/2024 22-932

In re T.W.

JUV MD
02/07/2024 22-912

In re E.O. and M.O.

JUV MD
02/07/2024 22-909

In re E.O. and M.O.

JUV MD
02/07/2024 22-908

In re S.R.

JUV MD
02/07/2024 22-907

In re W.B., C.C., and G.C. 

JUV MD
02/07/2024 22-904

In re K.B. and K.R.

JUV MD
02/07/2024 22-876

In re K.S., B.M., and O.S.

JUV MD
02/07/2024 22-854

In re A.H.-1

JUV MD
02/07/2024 22-800

In re A.T.-1, A.T.-2, A.T.-3, A.T.-4, and A.T.-5

JUV MD
02/07/2024 22-763

In re G.H. and K.A.

JUV MD
02/05/2024 22-0498

Mingo County Board of Education v. "Big Jim" Hatfield

TCR MD
01/31/2024 22-0391

Jessie Toler v. Carly Leasing, Inc.

WC MD
01/25/2024 22-899

Michael E. Brown v. Shawn Straught, Superintendent 

CIV-O MD
01/25/2024 22-808

Christopher Spears v. Shelby Searls, Superintendent 

CIV-O MD
01/25/2024 22-794

State of West Virginia v. Isaiah Lee

CR-F MD
01/25/2024 22-790

State of West Virginia v. Richard Matthew Dillon

CR-F MD
01/25/2024 22-774

Shane Miller v. Donnie Ames, Superintendent

CIV-O MD
01/25/2024 22-749

Richard Lawson v. Donnie Ames, Superintendent 

CIV-O MD
01/25/2024 22-738

Jeremiah Max Brown, Jr. v. Shelby Searls, Superintendent 

CIV-O MD
01/25/2024 22-711

State of West Virginia v. Leonard Dale Varner, Jr.

CR-F MD
01/25/2024 22-693

State of West Virginia v. Russell Weis

CR-F MD
01/25/2024 22-691

State of West Virginia v. Marlow P., III

CR-F MD
01/25/2024 22-682

State of West Virginia v. Barry Granville Wiley

CR-F MD
01/25/2024 22-667

State of West Virginia v. David Bumgardner

CR-F MD
01/25/2024 22-665

State of West Virginia v. Richard Ruffner

CR-F MD
01/25/2024 22-646

State of West Virginia v. Nicholas KAne Montgomery

CR-F MD
01/25/2024 22-634

State of West Virginia v. Michelle Boggs

CR-F MD
01/25/2024 22-626

Jay Folse v. G. Rollyson, Jr., et al.

CIV-O MD
01/25/2024 22-604

Kelly Messer v. Autozone, Inc.

WC MD
01/25/2024 22-593

Shelley Rowe v. AAA East Central, Inc.

WC MD
01/25/2024 22-578

James A. Hughey v. Penske

WC MD
01/25/2024 22-0513

Reginald Kelly v. Carl Aldridge, Superintendent

CIV-O MD
01/25/2024 22-0506

Wilfred H. v. Bryan Lanham, Superintendent 

CIV-O MD
01/25/2024 22-0500

Edward L. Hoskins v.  American Electric Power Company, Inc

WC MD
01/25/2024 22-0486

State of West Virginia v. Todd Wesley Clutter

CR-F MD
01/25/2024 22-0477

State of West Virginia v. Nicholas Avory Cook

CR-F MD
01/25/2024 22-0466

Kelli R. Cooper v. West Virginia Department of Health and Human Services

WC MD
01/25/2024 22-0460

State of West Virginia v. Nicole L. Semans 

CR-F MD
01/25/2024 22-0451

Frederico M. Hatcher v. Donnie Ames, Superintendent  

CIV-O MD
01/25/2024 22-0443

Jerald Saunders v. Mainstreet Ventures Restaurant

WC MD
01/25/2024 22-0412

State of West Virginia v. Corey Nipper

CR-F MD
01/25/2024 22-0403

State of West Virginia v. Caleb James Sidun

CR-F MD
01/25/2024 22-0402

John Hedrick v. Donnie Ames, Superintendent 

CIV-O MD
01/25/2024 22-0394

Murray American Energy, Inc. v. John Tedrow

WC MD
01/25/2024 22-0377

Jason Hill v. Constellium Rolled Products

WC MD
01/25/2024 22-0374

Carlton Musick v. Truline General Contracting, Inc.

WC MD
01/25/2024 22-0360

Robert L. Moss v. Blackhawk Mining, LLC

WC MD
01/25/2024 22-0359

Clinton L. Lester Jr. v. Justice Family Group, LLC

WC MD
01/25/2024 22-0358

Trula Martin v. American Medical Facilities Management

WC MD
01/25/2024 22-0315

State of West Virginia v. Bryan O.

CR-F MD
01/25/2024 22-0299

ACNR Resources, Inc. v. Eugene Saunders Sr. 

WC MD
01/25/2024 22-0298

State of West Virginia v. Antoine Lane

CR-F MD
01/25/2024 22-0286

Kevin Yates v. Montani Mechanical Group, LLC

WC MD
01/25/2024 22-0265

Rhonda L. Maynor v. Raleigh County Board of Education

WC MD
01/25/2024 22-0264

Herold Harbert v. Astorg Auto of Charleston, Inc.

WC MD
01/25/2024 22-0259

Devorea Scarbro v. VP Management, LLC

WC MD
01/25/2024 22-0258

Howard Liston v. Frontier West Virginia, Inc.  

TCR MD
01/25/2024 22-0242

Kathleen M. Chenoweth v. West Virginia Department of Corrections – Pruntytown Center

WC MD
01/25/2024 22-0241

Brandon Gilfilen v. Blackhawk Mining

WC MD
01/25/2024 22-0208

Harrison County Coal Resources, Inc. v. James Burgoyne

WC MD
01/25/2024 22-0132

M.H. v. Brooks Run South Mining, LLC, C/O ANR

WC MD
01/25/2024 22-0041

Orgill, Inc. v. Tamela Angstadt

WC MD
01/25/2024 22-0029

Danielle M. Dexter v. Kanawha County Board of Education

WC MD
01/25/2024 21-1016

NATIONAL UNION FIRE INSURANCE COMPANY OF PITTSBURGH, PA., ALLIANZ GLOBAL RISKS US INSURANCE COMPANY, ACE AMERICAN INSURANCE COMPANY; ZURICH AMERICAN INSURANCE COMPANY, GREAT LAKES INSURANCE SE, XL INSURANCE AMERICA, INC., GENERAL SECURITY INDEMNITY COMPANY OF ARIZONA, ASPEN INSURANCE UK LTD, NAVIGATORS MANAGEMENT COMPANY, INC., IRONSHORE SPECIALTY INSURANCE COMPANY, VALIDUS SPECIALTY UNDERWRITING SERVICES, INC., and HDI-GERLING AMERICA INSURANCE COMPANY

v.

WESTLAKE CHEMICAL CORPORATION and AXIALL CORPORATION

CIV-O SO