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AP-WV--West Virginia News Digest 1:50 pm, WV

July 12, 2018

Here’s a look at how AP’s general news coverage is shaping up today in West Virginia. Questions about today’s coverage plans are welcome, and should be directed to the Charleston bureau at (304) 346-0897 or chwpr@ap.org. A reminder this information is not for publication or broadcast, and these coverage plans are subject to change. Expected stories may not develop, or late-breaking and more newsworthy events may take precedence. If circumstances change before 6 p.m., a new digest will be sent reflecting those developments.

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Top Stories:

SUPREME COURT-WEST VIRGINIA

CHARLESTON, W.Va. — West Virginia lawmakers resumed hearings Thursday to consider whether to recommend impeachment proceedings for state Supreme Court Justice Allen Loughry, who was indicted in federal court three weeks ago.

ABORTION-STATES

BOSTON — Anticipating renewed fights over abortion, some governors and state lawmakers already are looking for ways to enhance or dismantle the right in their own constitutions and laws.

In Brief:

—WEST VIRGINIA FLOODS-DISASTER PROGRAM, from Charleston: West Virginia lawmakers have met again to discuss an embattled housing program aimed at helping 2016 flood victims.

—DISASTER DECLARATION, from Charleston: President Donald Trump has approved a major disaster declaration in West Virginia after flooding, mudslides and high winds ravaged parts of the state.

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