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A good day for criminal defendants

The Supreme Court of Virginia reversed six decisions of the Virginia Court of Appeals today on issues ranging from restitution to the use of a penile plethysmograph test in a sentencing. A penile plethysmograph attempts to measure the degree of ...

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SW Virginia judge removed from bench

The Supreme Court of Virginia has removed J&DR Judge James Michael Shull of the 30th District from office. He is only the second judge to lose his job this way since the Judicial Inquiry and Review Commission was started in ...

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Former legal secretary admits stealing $92,930

A two-person law office can create a false sense of security, especially if the second person is a long-term employee with a reputation for competence and integrity. Harvey Latney Jr., the part-time commonwealth’s attorney in Caroline County who maintains a ...

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Leaders in the Law 2007 (access required)

VIRGINIA’S LEADERS IN THE LAW 2007 Richard J. Bonnie Richard Cullen Kyung (Kathryn) Dickerson Wyatt B. Durrette Thomas A. Edmonds Betsy Wells Edwards L. Steven Emmert Robert L. Harris Sr. Robert R. Hatten Corinne J. Magee Stephen A. Northup William ...

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