Fifteenth Circuit Judge Horace A. Revercomb III has announced his retirement, effective March 1. His chambers are in Bowling Green, and he typically sits in Caroline County. Revercomb was elevated to the circuit court in 1999 after serving as a ...Read More »
Yearly Archives: 2010
Dear Editor: I am a 25-year veteran of the Miami-Dade Police Department, a licensed Florida attorney since 2000, and recently admitted to the Virginia State Bar in October 2008, and after having represented my first criminal defendant, I am amazed ...Read More »
Chief Justice Leroy Rountree Hassell Sr. has scheduled a pro bono summit meeting April 27 in Richmond to review lawyer volunteer efforts from around the state, according to Virginia Bar Association president John Epps. In a letter to bar leaders, ...Read More »
We have reported on how the new ‘Twiqbal’ standard has raised the bar for pleading a federal complaint. The latest word on appellate review of the heightened pleading standard finds the 4th Circuit agreeing with Alexandria U.S. District Judge Gerald ...Read More »
The 4th U.S. Circuit Court of Appeals affirmed today the conviction and life sentence of Zacarias Moussaoui on charges related to the terrorist attacks on the Pentagon and World Trade Center on Sept. 11, 2001. Moussaoui pleaded guilty to the ...
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