Yesterday, the West Virginia State Supreme Court handed down it’s decision on Austin Vantrease’s (a.k.a., Inmate 513981) request for a new trial. As you might recall, Vantrease requested this late last spring. In fact, he actually made this motion a day or two before his request for consideration of a new sentence was flatly denied. […]
There is just so, so much more to Ryan’s brain injury than caring for him. The paperwork is endless. Legal issues and research, aside from the worthless thugs that caused this, are something that most readers might not think. For example, to simply obtain guardianship of Ryan, we had a lawyer visit our home, file […]
Ryan’s Vitals are Solid It seems I always jinx myself, but I’m so happy that Ryan’s vital signs are staying consistently “normal”. In fact, his body temperature has been hovering around 98.6 degrees for some time now. As you might recall, his baseline use to be 97.5 degrees. I say “baseline” because he would swing […]
Publication:The Dominion Post; Date:Dec 29, 2010; Section:Local; Page Number:5-B Diviney attacker to appeal Austin Isaac Vantrease seeks new trial BY BRANDY BRUBAKER The Dominion Post One of the men convicted of the attack on then-WVU sophomore Ryan Diviney plans to appeal.
I just got off the phone with the Victim’s Advocate department for the WV Prosecuter’s office. I hope I explain this correctly…