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Who are the magistrates in Cabell County WV?

Who are the magistrates in Cabell County WV?

Magistrate Court

  • Magistrate Dan Ferguson. (address and fax number same as Magistrate Clerk) 304-526-9861.
  • Magistrate Daniel M. Goheen. 304-526-9857.
  • Magistrate Michael J. McCarthy. 304-526-8426.
  • Ron B. Miller. (address and fax number same as Magistrate Clerk) 304-526-9859.

What does a magistrate do in WV?

They hear misdemeanor cases and conduct preliminary examinations in felony cases. In criminal cases they issue and record affidavits, complaints, arrest warrants, and search warrants, as well as set bail and make decisions concerning proposed plea agreements, the collection of courts costs, cash bonds, and fines.

Is the Huntington courthouse open?

HUNTINGTON — The Cabell County Courthouse in Huntington is still generally open to the public, but the public is being asked to limit in-person visits if they can.

How do you get married at the courthouse in Cabell County WV?

Applying for Marriage License Parties must fill out and sign a Marriage License Application. Non-Citizens: If one or both applicants are residents of a foreign country and do not have a social security card, then they must present a Green Card, Work Visa, Passport, Tourist, or Visitor Visa Number.

How many circuit judges are there in WV?

West Virginia’s fifty-five counties are divided into thirty-one circuits with seventy-five circuit judges.

Can you attend magistrates court hearing?

The public. A magistrates’ court is usually open to the public. People may sit quietly and listen at the back of the court.

What county is Huntington WV in?

Huntington is located in western West Virginia. It is the county seat of Cabell County and also stretches into Wayne County.

How much does it cost to get married at Cabell County Courthouse?

In most counties in West Virginia, the marriage license fee is $36.00. You should contact the Cabell County Clerk’s office for updated information on the current marriage license fee in Cabell County.

What is the highest court in West Virginia?

The Supreme Court of Appeals of West Virginia is the state supreme court of the state of West Virginia, the highest of West Virginia’s state courts.

What is the term of office for a circuit court judge in West Virginia?

Circuit judges are required to reside in the circuit they serve and must be admitted to practice law in West Virginia for at least five years prior to taking office. The elections are non-partisan and they serve eight-year terms.