West Virginia's Victim/Witness Assistance Program

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    West Virginia's Victim/Witness Assistance Program
    http://www.vwapwv.com/
    Jefferson County Prosecuting Attorney
    PO Box 729
    Charles Town WV 25414
    Phone: (304 ) 725-6550
    Fax: (304} 728-3293
    Coordinator: Debra Young

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    West Virginia Victims Protection Act 1984
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    [FONT=Arial, Helvetica, sans-serif] Bill of Rights[/FONT]
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    • [FONT=Arial, Helvetica, sans-serif] Victims are to be advised of any plea agreement with the accused.[/FONT]
    • [FONT=Arial, Helvetica, sans-serif] Victims have the right to do a victim impact statement, the right to appear before the judge at sentencing, and, at sentencing, the right to make a statement as to the effect the crime had on them and their families.[/FONT]
    • [FONT=Arial, Helvetica, sans-serif] Victims have the right to expedient return or property seized as evidence or used in the course of the investigation or trial.[/FONT]
    • [FONT=Arial, Helvetica, sans-serif] Victims have the right to notification by the prosecuting attorney of court dates and any schedule changes.[/FONT]
    • [FONT=Arial, Helvetica, sans-serif] Victims have the right to receive court ordered restitution from the offender for physical, psychological, and economic injury or loss.[/FONT]
     
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