Cases

The Committee to Reform Hampshire Cty. Govt., et al. v. Hon. Richard Thompson, et al.

Case Number:
33851
Case Date:
07-10-2008
Case Issue:

The petitioners appeal from a final order of the Circuit Court of Kanawha County entered on April 9, 2007, granting a declaratory judgment to the Committee to Reform Hampshire County Government on the interpretation of Article IX, Section 13 of the Constitution of West Virginia. The Committee to Reform Hampshire County Government initially filed a complaint seeking a declaratory judgment ruling that the Legislature must process enabling legislation authorizing an election to reform the County Commission.