On September 18, 2012, the circuit court of Alleghany County found Jim Menefee guilty of (1) count of taking indecent liberties with a minor. This website CHALLENGES that opinion, just as many court findings are challenged and appealed every day around the country.

Contained in this website is all of the information from the case, beginning with the interview by the special investigator and culminating with the trial. Within this official information are questionable decisions on the part of Commonwealth Attorney Edward Stein and Judge Malfourd "Bo" Trumbo.

You be the judge. Please read through this information and decide if our justice system failed in this case or served the citizens of Alleghany County well.