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Monthly Archives: October 2007

Zoning – Building Permit – Home Office Construction (access required)

In this property dispute between two McLean property owners of adjacent lots, the circuit court denies the petition of property owners challenging their neighbors’ construction of a second-story office that is attached to a garage built under a variance granted ...

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Zoning – Subdivision – Preliminary Plat Approval (access required)

A circuit court dismisses an owner’s appeal of an unfavorable decision by the Loudoun County Director of Building and Development disapproving a preliminary subdivision plat for the Carriage Hill subdivision proposed for development in Loudoun County. On March 3, 2001, ...

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Criminal – Drug Possession – USSG Amendment – Sentence Reduction (access required)

A defendant convicted of marijuana possession in 1991 is eligible for a sentence reduction under 18 U.S.C. Sect. 3582(c)(2) to a total of 295 months because of an amendment to the federal sentencing guidelines that reordered how marijuana is quantified ...

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Administrative – Hospital Construction – COPN (access required)

In this litigation over the decision of the State Health Commissioner to award a certificate of public need to Northern Virginia Community Hospital LLC, d/b/a Broadlands Regional Medical Center, to construct certain hospital facilities in Loudoun County, the Court of ...

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Criminal – Attorneys – Conflict Of Interest – Rule 5A:18 (access required)

A woman accused of cruelty and injury to a child and contributing to the delinquency of a minor, in relation to her two sons sexually abusing their sister, cannot overturn her convictions on a theory that her retained lawyer’s representation ...

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Criminal – Carjacking – Burglary – Robbery – Other Crimes (access required)

At defendant’s trial for carjacking, burglary, robbery, abduction and firearms offenses, the trial court did not err in admitting evidence relating to the subsequent killing of defendant’s accomplice, who was fatally shot during an apparent additional robbery attempt that occurred ...

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Criminal – Carjacking – Escape Chances (access required)

Although a bartender and a waitress testified they saw defendant and a woman speaking in a bar as the woman waited for a take-out order, the woman’s testimony that defendant carjacked her at gunpoint and forced her to drive him ...

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Criminal – Child Cruelty – Contributing To Delinquency (access required)

A father who received information relating to his two sons’ sexual abuse of their sister and who refused to accept any services from social services and contended his children were adequately supervised can be convicted of cruelty and injury to ...

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Criminal – Cocaine Possession – Intent (access required)

Although defendant’s brother corroborated defendant’s story that the brother had planted crack cocaine in the pants defendant was wearing and then called the cops, the trial court was entitled to disbelieve this story and defendant’s conviction for cocaine possession is ...

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Criminal – Embezzlement – Pay- Day Lender (access required)

An employee who worked as a customer service representative and branch manager of a Richmond branch of Cash-2-U Payday Loans can be convicted of embezzlement for accepting loan repayments from five testifying witnesses and intentionally failing to credit the accounts ...

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