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Monthly Archives: June 2013

No Due Process Claim from Contraband Cigarette Sting (access required)

The sale of untaxed cigarettes by government agents during a two-year investigation of trafficking in contraband cigarettes was not so “outrageous” and “shocking” as to violate defendant’s right to due process, and the 4th Circuit affirms his convictions under 18 ...

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VSB Disciplinary Actions (access required)

On May 17, the Virginia State Bar Disciplinary Board revoked the license to practice law of Glenn C. Lewis of Vienna for violating professional rules that govern diligence, communication, fees, safekeeping property, declining or terminating representation, bar admission and disciplinary ...

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Richard R. Fuller Jr. (access required)

Attorney Richard Rothwell Fuller Jr., 61, of Richmond, died May 31. A New Jersey native who graduated from St. Benedict’s High School in Nutley, Mr. Fuller fulfilled his lifelong dream of becoming an attorney after selling his successful elevator company. ...

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Herbert I.L. Feild (access required)

Retired Juvenile and Domestic Relations Judge Herbert Iverson Lewis Feild died May 25. He was 73. Judge Feild attended public schools in Gloucester County, Randolph-Macon College, and received a J.D. degree from the University of Richmond law school in 1957. ...

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Eventful week could sway future VSB meetings

Events this week could affect a Virginia Beach icon, the law of closely held corporations and the future of the Annual Meeting of the Virginia State Bar. Monday, a judge in Buckingham County will consider approving a global settlement of ...

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Letter to the Editor

Editor Virginia Lawyers Weekly I read with interest your editorial of June 3, 2013, regarding the Diversity Conference of the Virginia State Bar.  In it, you noted the creation of the conference amid a certain amount of controversy in 2010, ...

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