9x5.93 SUPCOatWVSU1 Justices Menis Ketchum, Margaret Workman, Chief Justice Brent Benjamin, Justice Allen Loughry listen to oral arguments during a session of the WV Supreme Court held at West Virginia State University in Institute Wednesday. photo by chris dorst
Hundreds of West Virginia State University students pack into the James C. Wilson Union Auditorium to watch the state Supreme Court in action Wednesday. The justices held oral arguments at the university as part of their ongoing efforts to generate interest in the state appeals system among college-age students.
Lonnie C. Simmons, of the law firm DiTrapano, Barrett, Dipiero, McGinley & Simmons (standing) argues Wednesday before state Supreme Court Justices (from left) Menis Ketchum, Margaret Workman, Brent Benjamin and Allen Loughry at West Virginia State University.