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Criminal – Resentencing – Recusal – Death Penalty (access required)

A Fairfax Circuit Court judge declines to recuse himself from a proceeding to resentence a capital defendant whose death sentence was reversed by the Supreme Court of Virginia. Defendant moved to recuse this judge, arguing that he had presided over all stages of defendant’s second trial, which resulted in a capital murder conviction and death sentence, ...

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