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Brileys’ accomplice is up for parole (access required)

The men who prosecuted the notorious Briley brothers for a murder rampage in Richmond in 1979 acknowledge that they made a deal with the devil. The devil in this case was the Brileys’ 16-year-old neighbor and accomplice Duncan Eric Meekins. ...

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Hager tapped to head leadership institute (access required)

CHARLOTTESVILLE—Former Lt. Gov. John H. Hager has been elected chairman of the Sorensen Institute for Political Leadership at the University of Virginia. The 16-year-old institute was founded to identify and train emerging political and community leaders in Virginia. To date, ...

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Sham marriage prompts one-year sentence (access required)

NORFOLK—A former FBI trainee who admitted entering into a sham marriage to gain U.S. citizenship has been sentenced to a year in prison. U.S. District Judge Henry Coke Morgan also revoked 26-year-old Yue Cheng’s U.S. citizenship and canceled her certificate ...

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