West Virginia Law Review

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In the first instalment of this paper, which appeared in the last issue of the Quarterly, it was sought to present an outline picture of the legal position of municipalities in West Virginia's governmental system upon a background of appropriate historical materials. The immediate purpose is to consider the home rule proposal which has appeared on the scene so depicted.



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