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Sealing Exhibits in Criminal Case Was Error (access required)

Sealing exhibits from a court file of a woman’s prosecution for the felony child neglect and second-degree murder of her two children violated constitutional and statutory provisions establishing a presumption of open court records, and the Supreme Court of Virginia vacates the court’s sealing order. Although the order to seal the court records has expired, this ...