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Monthly Archives: May 2008

Municipal – Contract – Jail Locks (access required)

Plaintiff Corrections Products Company, who failed to comply with requirements of defendant City of Alexandria’s Invitation To Bid for a “complete turn-key project” to replace jail cell locks, loses its protest of the award to another bidder in a decision ...

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Real Estate – Title Insurance – Damages (access required)

In a plaintiff’s suit against a title insurance company, an Alexandria Circuit Court rules that the date of plaintiff’s loss, if any, is determined on the date when plaintiffs purchased the property, not the date they actually discovered the alleged ...

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Contract – School Construction – Adjustment Claim (access required)

A contractor’s current counterclaim against a school board for denial of an equitable adjustment to a contract for a middle school renovation is dismissed by the Alexandria Circuit Court, because the contractor is barred from now pursuing claims that it ...

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Environmental – Effluent Discharge – Chincoteague Channel – Remand (access required)

A motel owner’s attempt to obtain a permit to use subaqueous bottomlands (beyond the mean low-tide water line) to discharge treated effluent into Chincoteague Channel has its case remanded from the Accomack County Circuit Court to the Virginia Marine Resources ...

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Domestic Relations – Personal Property Split – PSA Compliance (access required)

Where a couple’s property settlement agreement called for husband to give to wife a piano purchased during the marriage for $2,800, but husband said he sold the piano for $800 prior to signing the PSA ordering return of the piano, ...

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Traffic Offenses – DUI – Certificate Of Analysis – Harmless Error (access required)

Assuming the trial court erred in admitting a certificate of defendant’s blood analysis because defendant was not under arrest at the time his blood was drawn, any error was harmless and the Virginia Court of Appeals affirms defendant’s conviction of ...

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Domestic Relations – Child Support Arrearage – Contempt (access required)

The Virginia Court of Appeals refuses to overturn a trial court order holding a father in contempt because appellant father failed to timely file a transcript or written statement of facts, as required by Rule 5A:8,on the hearing that led ...

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Administrative – Child Sexual Abuse – Protective Order (access required)

In this case in which mother accused father of sexuallly abusing the parties’ daughter, although the parties stipulated to the JDR court’s nonspecific finding of abuse, the trial court was required to hear evidence and make findings on the issue ...

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Criminal – Defense Lawyer – Summary Contempt – Fraudulent Document (access required)

The Virginia Court of Appeals reverses a trial judge’s summary contempt adjudications of two lawyers and a law student, for offering into evidence a document purporting to show Internet chat-room rules in effect at the time their client had online ...

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