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Police officer’s immunity will stand

The U.S. Supreme Court has refused to review a finding that a Botetourt County officer had qualified immunity from a lawsuit claiming he unlawfully entered a home at night to investigate a missing teen aged girl. The 4th U.S. Court ...

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W&L names interim dean

Mark Grunewald (right), a law professor at Washington and Lee University since 1976, will become interim dean on July 1. The current dean, Rodney A. Smolla, is leaving to become president of Furman University in Greenville, S.C. A graduate of ...

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A freeze on new judges (access required)

The House Appropriations Committee wants to put a freeze on filling judicial vacancies through June 30, 2012. “[T]he total number of authorized judges in any judicial district or circuit shall be reduced by a number equal to the number of ...

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