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Appellate petitions ‘voided’ for vagueness (access required)

Fine-tune petitions or face dismissal, court says

“No more do-overs.” That’s what one appellate specialist said about last week’s published order from the Court of Appeals of Virginia announcing a dismissal penalty for failing to follow the rules for petitions for appeal. The court in March had asked lawyers to address whether a 2011 Supreme Court order mandated dismissal when assignments of error lacked ...

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