West Virginia Courts in Chaos After GOP Impeachment of Chief Justice Is Ruled Illegal

West Virginia has plunged headlong into a constitutional crisis.

Earlier this year, Republicans in the West Virginia legislature took the extraordinary action of impeaching every single member of the state Supreme Court.

But the entire process has blown up in Republicans' face. The state courts are now in a full-blown constitutional crisis, because the impeachment of Democratic Chief Justice Margaret Workman has been ruled unconstitutional and there is no judge willing to preside...


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