In my post from a couple of weeks ago about the implementation of the Revised Rules of Appellate Procedure at the Supreme Court of Appeals, I neglected to mention a couple of other changes.
First, you’ll see on the calendar that in addition to the links for argument dockets, there
West Virginia Governor Joe Manchin wasted no time in filling the vacancy on the Supreme Court of Appeals of West Virgina created by Justice Joseph P. Albright’s death, and is receiving praise for his choice.
Justice Thomas E. McHugh, who served on the Court from 1980 to
We are just learning that Supreme Court of Appeals of West Virginia Justice Joseph P. Albright died yesterday in Pittsburgh where he was receiving treatment for esophageal cancer. Here is the Saturday Gazette-Mail‘s story, which was just posted, which quotes Justice Thomas E. McHugh, who is serving in Justice Albright’s place,