Carl Tomblin

Courts
3:57 pm
Wed June 25, 2014

Gov. Tomblin's Brother Sentenced for Drug Charges

The brother of West Virginia's governor has been sentenced to eight months of home confinement and three years of probation for federal drug charges.

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Law & Order
4:22 pm
Fri June 13, 2014

W.Va. Governor's Brother Seeks Lesser Sentence to Drug Charges

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  The brother of West Virginia's governor is seeking a lesser or alternative sentence after pleading guilty to a federal drug charge.

Fifty-year-old Carl Tomblin of Chapmanville pleaded guilty in March to distribution of oxymorphone.

Federal prosecutors say Tomblin sold the prescription painkiller to a confidential informant on five occasions in December 2013.

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Law & Order
12:52 pm
Tue March 25, 2014

Gov. Tomblin's Brother Pleads Guilty to Drug Charge

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The brother of West Virginia's governor faces up to 20 years in prison after pleading guilty to a federal drug charge.
 
U.S. Attorney Booth Goodwin says 50-year-old Carl Tomblin of Chapmanville pleaded guilty Tuesday to distribution of oxymorphone. Tomblin's sentencing is set for June 25.
 

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Drugs
12:55 pm
Fri February 28, 2014

Plea Hearing Sought in Drug Case of Gov. Tomblin's Brother

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Federal prosecutors are seeking a plea hearing for the brother of West Virginia Gov. Earl Ray Tomblin in a drug distribution case.

Assistant U.S. Prosecutor C. Haley Bunn filed the motion Thursday in U.S. District Court in Charleston in the case involving 50-year-old Carl Tomblin of Chapmanville.

Bunn asked the court to schedule a hearing at which Carl Tomblin is expected to plead guilty to a federal information charging him with illegally distributing oxymorphone, a prescription painkiller, in December.

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