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Ex-Farm Bureau lawyer sentenced to 15 years (access required)

GOOCHLAND—A former lawyer for the Virginia Farm Bureau has been sentenced to a 15-year prison term for stealing $2 million from the organization. At his sentencing Tuesday, 49-year-old Lawrence H. Bidwell was also ordered to pay $2.1 million in restitution ...

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Kaine, Howell reach deal on smoking ban (access required)

Gov. Timothy M. Kaine and House Speaker William Howell say they have reached agreement on a smoking ban in Virginia’s bars and restaurants. The legislation will ban smoking in nearly all restaurants, with exceptions for private clubs and restaurants with ...

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