Virginia Supreme Court Justice Leroy Rountree Hassell Sr. died Feb. 8 after a long illness. He was 55. He was the first African-American to lead the court when he was elected chief in 2002; it was the first time the ...Read More »
What is the worst city in America for commuters? Where do people sit in traffic the longest? If you’re from Northern Virginia, you already know the answer, based on sad, sad experience. According to the latest Urban Mobility Report, compiled ...Read More »
A new year, a new college mascot search in the commonwealth, it seems. Last spring, the College of William & Mary undertook a mascot search that gave Tribe fans “the Griffin.” Now the University of Richmond is planning to replace ...Read More »
A guy in suburban Chicago was fired from his job yesterday…for wearing a Green Bay Packers tie to work. The Chicago Tribune reports that John Stone (right), a car salesman in Oak Lawn, Ill., showed up to work Monday wearing ...Read More »
The Virginia Law Foundation held its annual induction dinner in Williamsburg last night. Induction as a Fellow is a special honor conferred by the VLF Board on selected Virginia attorneys, law professors, and retired members of the judiciary who are ...Read More »
The question was pretty stark and pretty direct, but there it was on the Daily Press website: Was Your Wife a Criminal? Gee, I didn’t run a background check before we got married. The provocative query sounds like the title ...Read More »
The 2011 General Assembly, which convenes Wednesday, will be seeking to elect a new justice to take the seat of retiring Supreme Court Justice Lawrence Koontz. Eight statewide bars have handed down endorsements, with the results a veritable crazy quilt ...
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