West Virginia Judiciary

Supreme Court of Appeals of West Virginia

The Foundation of Justice

Foundation of Justice

This DVD (with two separate videos) about the Supreme Court of Appeals of West Virginia and the state court system gives viewers an understanding of the history of the Supreme Court, the Supreme Court Chamber designed by architect Cass Gilbert, and the West Virginia judicial process. It contains historical footage, archival photos, interviews, and detailed shots of the stunning Courtroom in the East Wing of the West Virginia Capitol. It is narrated by Justice Thomas E. McHugh.


You can watch each video by going to our YouTube channel or clicking on the links below:

Chamber and History

West Virginia Court System


Justice for a Day: Learning about the West Virginia Supreme Court Justices

Follow Along Worksheet for the DVDs

West Virginia Judicial Pyramid

Word Search Puzzle

Contact Information

To obtain copies of The Foundation of Justice contact Public Information Officer Jennifer Bundy at (304) 340-2305, or Public Information Specialist  April Harless at (304) 340-2306.