State ex rel. Pries v. Watt, 186 W. Va. 49, 410 S.E.2d 285 (1991).

Brenda A. Waugh

Practice Area:Constitutional

Outcome:The Court granted the writ, holding that the defendant did not have sufficient contact with West Virginia to confer jurisdiction.

Description:Writ of prohibition was filed to prohibit judge from proceeding in litigation when the defendant had insufficient ties to West Virginia to confer jurisdiction.