§51-2-7. Same -- What causes may be tried; judge presiding.
Any cause, civil or criminal, and any motion or proceeding
ready for trial or hearing, may be tried, heard and determined at
a special term, the same as if it were a regular term of such
court. Every such special term may be held by the judge of the
circuit, or, if he be dead or absent, by any other circuit judge
who may be present; and part of its session may be held by one
judge and part by another; and such special term may be adjourned
from time to time during the interval between the regular terms as
the judge may deem necessary for the dispatch of the business of
Note: WV Code updated with legislation passed through the 2016 Regular Session
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