By Heather Clower
The Parsons Advocate
The Honorable Judge Courrier had a lengthy docket with cases of juveniles, abuse and neglect, civil, and criminal case matters. Hearings commenced at 9 a.m. and finalized after 3 p.m. on Thursday, April 18 in Tucker County Circuit Court.
Jason Adkins entered the room for a hearing regarding his failure to check in to the Tygart Valley Regional Jail as mandated by the court. A plea deal had been offered by the Prosecution with a denial by Adkins. As a result, a one day trial is set for June 11 at 9 a.m. following pre-trial date on May 28 at 3:30 p.m.
Following was David Phillips, out on bond for his charges of sexual assault, who was present with Attorney Hess for a status hearing. “Judge, I think we need to set a trial date,” stated Hess. Hess…