§61-1-1. Treason defined; degree of proof.
Treason against the state shall consist only in levying war
against it, or in adhering to its enemies, giving them aid and
comfort. No person shall be convicted of treason unless on the
testimony of two witnesses to the same overt act, or on confession
in open court.
Note: WV Code updated with legislation passed through the 2016 Regular Session
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