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West Virginia Victims Protection Act 1984
Bill of Rights

-Victims are to be advised of any plea agreement with the accused.

-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.

-Victims have the right to expedient return or property seized as evidence or used in the course of the investigation or trial.

-Victims have the right to notification by the prosecuting attorney of court dates and any schedule changes.

-Victims have the right to receive court ordered restitution from the offender for physical, psychological, and economic injury or loss.

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