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Deputies’ p.i. suit barred by fireman’s rule (access required)

Two deputies injured in an auto accident during a drug sting could not sue the criminal suspect for their personal injuries. The Supreme Court of Virginia said that the deputies were acting in the normal course of their professional duties as police officers, and the fireman’s rule barred their suits. The deputies, Steven Kulick and ...