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WEST VIRGINIA CODE
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WVC 56-8-3 §56-8-3. Marriage of female party.
The marriage of a female plaintiff or defendant shall not cause a suit or action to abate, but, upon affidavit or other proof of the fact the suit or action shall proceed in the new name, but if the marriage be not suggested before judgment, the judgment shall be as valid, and may be enforced in like manner, as if no such marriage had taken place.

Note: WV Code updated with legislation passed through the 2014 1st Special Session
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