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Documents in Cases of Interest

Previous Cases of Interest - Click hereFrom time to time, matters before the Court are identified by the news media and the public at large as having particular news and public interest value. As a service to the news media and the public, filings of the parties and orders in these selected cases are being made available on this page for review. The listing is not an indication of the Court's view toward the relative importance or the merits of a particular case.


William R. Wooton, candidate for the Supreme Court of Appeals of West Virginia,
Petitioner
vs.) No. 16-0226
Elizabeth D. Walker, candidate for the Supreme Court of Appeals of West Virginia; West Virginia Secretary of State Natalie Tennant; West Virginia State Election Commission members Gary A. Collias and Vincent P. Cardi; West Virginia State Auditor Glen B. Gainer, III; and West Virginia State Treasurer John D. Perdue,
Respondents

Brent D. Benjamin, candidate for the Supreme Court of Appeals of West Virginia,
Petitioner
vs.) No. 16-0228
Elizabeth D. Walker, candidate for the Supreme Court of Appeals of West Virginia; West Virginia Secretary of State Natalie Tennant; West Virginia State Election Commission members Gary A. Collias and Vincent P. Cardi,
Respondents
Date Document Title
3/7/2016 Order Certifying Question to the West Virginia Supreme Court (Case 16-0226)
3/8/2016 Notice of Appeal (Case 16-0228)
3/9/2016 Orders of Disqualification, Appointment, and Scheduling (Case 16-0226)
3/9/2016 Orders of Disqualification, Appointment, and Scheduling (Case 16-0228)
3/9/2016 Notice of Argument for March 23, 2016 (Cases 16-0226 and 16-0228)
3/11/2016 Joint Appendix (Case No. 16-0226)
3/11/2016 Joint Appendix Vol 1., Joint Appendix Vol 2. (Case No. 16-0228)
3/11/2016 Application for Stay (Case No. 16-0228)
3/11/2016 Order Granting Stay (Case No. 16-0228)
3/16/2016 Application for Stay (Case No. 16-0226)
3/17/2016 Response to Application for Stay (Case No. 16-0226)
3/17/2016 Order Denying Stay (Case No. 16-0226)
3/17/2016 Brief of Petitioner William Wooton (Case No. 16-0226)
3/17/2016 Brief of Respondent Elizabeth Walker (Case No. 16-0226)
3/17/2016 Brief of Respondents, Natalie Tennant, Gary A. Collias and Vincent P. Cardi, Members of the State Election Committee (Case No. 16-0226)
3/17/2016 Brief of Petitioner Brent Benjamin (Case No. 16-0228)
3/17/2016 Brief of Respondent Elizabeth Walker (Case No. 16-0228)
3/17/2016 Brief of Respondents, Natalie Tennant, Gary A. Collias and Vincent P. Cardi, Members of the State Election Committee (Case No. 16-0228)
3/23/2016 Order (Case No. 16-0226)
3/23/2016 Order (Case No. 16-0228)