N THE CIRCUIT COURT OF OHIO COUNTY, WEST VIRGINIA
IN RE: TOBACCO LITIGATION
Case No. 00-C-5000
(INDIVIDUAL PERSONAL INJURY CASES)
(Judge Jack Alsop)
THIS DOCUMENT APPLIES TO:
Plaintiff, Lois Foster, as
Administratrix of the Estate of Anna Catherine Hammond v. Liggett Group, LLC, et al.
Civil Action No.: 01-C-322
Plaintiff, Wilma Prochaska, as Administratrix of the Estate of Ralph W. Prochaska v. Liggett Group, LLC, et al.
Civil Action No.:01-C-481
Please take NOTICE that a hearing will be held in the above-listed cases before The Honorable Jack Alsop, and The Honorable Alan D. Moats, the Presiding Judges in the Tobacco Litigation, at 10:00 a.m. on Friday, January 10, 2020, in Courtroom Four, also known as the Ceremonial Courtroom, on the Second Floor of the Kanawha County Courthouse, located at 409 Virginia Street, East, in Charleston, West Virginia.
The purpose of this hearing is to determine to whom and in what percentage the wrongful death proceeds pursuant to West Virginia Code Section 55-7-6(b), shall be distributed regarding the above-listed cases. You have the right to be present at the hearing on January 10, 2020, to protest and object to the entry of the Order of Distribution if you are identified as someone who may have a claim under West Virginia wrongful death law. You have the right to be represented by an attorney of your choice and at your own expense at the hearing. If you cannot attend the hearing in person you can submit a written objection to Plaintiffs’ counsel no later than January 3, 2020, at the address listed below. Plaintiffs’ counsel will file under seal and serve the Presiding Judges and the Mass Litigation Manager with any written objection immediately.
James A. McKowen
James F. Humphrey &
112 Capitol Street, Second Floor
Charleston, WV 25301
Int. Dec. 19, 26, 2019