TITLE

Lawmakers Need to Create Intermediate Court of Appeals

AUTHOR(S)
Rogers, John
PUB. DATE
February 2011
SOURCE
State Journal (WV);2/11/2011, Vol. 27 Issue 6, p29
SOURCE TYPE
Newspaper
DOC. TYPE
Opinion
ABSTRACT
In this article, the author discusses the revisions in state's appellate procedure rules on the proposed creation of an intermediate court of appeals in West Virginia.
ACCESSION #
61964227

 

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