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$212M awarded in Botox case

A federal jury in Richmond has awarded $212 million, including $200 million in punitive damages, to a Fredericksburg-area man who suffered severe medical complications from the drug Botox. Douglas Ray Jr. received an injection of the drug to treat a ...

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Wife Took Cash, But Did Not ‘Dissipate’ Marital Asset (access required)

Although wife admits to removing $47,000 from husband’s safety deposit box in anticipation of divorce, a Hanover County Circuit Court says this was not dissipation of a marital asset and orders an equal division of the marital property. The marital ...

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No new justices, but 14 lower court judges (access required)

The General Assembly was too distracted by redistricting yesterday evening to negotiate seriously on filling two vacancies on the Supreme Court of Virginia, but legislators did manage to fill 14 lower court seats on which local delegations had agreed. Senate ...

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No new justices, but 14 lower court judges

The General Assembly was too distracted by redistricting this evening to negotiate seriously on filling two vacancies on the Supreme Court of Virginia, but legislators did manage to fill 14 lower court seats on which local delegations had agreed. Senate ...

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No sanctions for removal in Medicare lien case

Federal court may not be the place to resolve a dispute over a Medicare lien for a personal injury settlement, but a federal judge has refused to impose sanctions for bringing the issue to his court. In an order entered ...

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