§50-5-10. Setting aside judgment.
Upon motion made within twenty days after judgment by any
party in a civil action or by the defendant in a criminal action,
the magistrate who heard the matter or his successor or designee
may, upon good cause shown, set aside judgment and order a new
trial. All parties shall be given notice of such motion and an
opportunity to be heard.
Note: WV Code updated with legislation passed through the 2014 1st Special Session
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