WVC 37 - 6 - 10
§37-6-10. Who may recover rent.
He to whom rent or compensation is due, whether he have the
reversion or not, his personal representative or assignee, may
recover it as provided in the preceding section, or may, in a
proper case, resort to an attachment, whatever be the estate of
the person owing it, or though his estate or interest in the land
be ended. And when the owner of real estate in fee, or holder of
a term, yielding him rent, dies, the rent thereafter due shall be
recoverable by such owner's heir or devisee, or such term-
holder's personal representative or devisee. And if the owner or
holder alien or assign his estate or term, or the rent thereafter
to fall due thereon, his alienee or assignee may recover such
Note: WV Code updated with legislation passed through the 2014 1st Special Session
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