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c. Order future meetings open.

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8. Confessions.

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c. Other.

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A. In general

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2. Filing an objection or a notice of intent

In West Virginia, there is no requirement that a notice of intent to quash be filed before the motion to quash. Beyond certifying that you have in good faith conferred or are attempting to confer with the counsel for the subpoenaing party, there are no further procedural steps required prior to moving to quash the subpoena to the reporter.

8. Other bodies to which governmental or public functions are delegated.

The public agency definition also is broad enough to cover other bodies to which governmental or public functions are delegated. As with most of these categories, any conclusion concerning the applicability of the Open Meetings Act depends upon the particular facts.

2. Trustee records.

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e. Requirement to state statutory authority for closing meetings before closure.

The presiding officer of a governing body must publicly state the authority under the Act for requesting the governing body go into executive session. Id.