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Apr 01, 1929

Thomas Burk Miller was born in Buffalo, New York

1950

Thomas Miller graduated from University of Virginia

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1956

Thomas Miller graduated from the WVU College of Law

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Nov 02, 1976

Sam Harshbarger, Darrell McGraw and Thomas Miller were elected to the Supreme Court of Appeals

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1977

The accession of Justices Thomas Miller, Sam Harshbarger, and Darrell V. McGraw Jr to the Supreme Court constituted a liberal revolution

1979

State Supreme Court ruled on Morningstar v. Black and Decker, which held that the court had the ability to create common law

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1983

State Supreme Court ruled on La Rue v La Rue, which created the concept of equitable distribution of marital assets

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Nov 08, 1988

Thomas Miller led the ticket in both the primary and general elections in State Supreme Court race

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