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Former W.Va. Supreme Court Justice Larry Starcher dies

WV Press Release SharingCHARLESTON, W.Va. – Larry V. Starcher, a retired Supreme Court Justice andMonongalia County Circuit Judge, passed away Saturday, Dec. 24. He was 80.

“Justice Starcher devoted his life to public service, as a circuit judge, Supreme Courtjustice, and law professor,” said Chief Justice John Hutchison. “He was a mentor to manyyoung lawyers, law students, and law clerks. His love for the law school was known toall. His monetary gifts were important, but his gift of teaching was the most important ofall. He had an incredible work ethic and was a champion of many causes . . .

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