Today’s VLW Daily Alert noted a lawsuit faulting Virginia Tech officials for their response to threats of suicide from a student who ended up taking his own life two years ago. From The Roanoke Times , we now learn the ...Read More »
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Changes to the legal profession are coming. And no one exactly can predict what those changes will be. Those are two of the most significant findings of a recent survey of nearly 1,200 University of Virginia law school alumni. It’s ...Read More »
Tareq Salahi, the Northern Virginia vintner and polo player now famous for his uninvited attendance with his wife at a White House state dinner, left the courthouse in Front Royal today without his expensive watch. Salahi was haled into court ...Read More »
"It appears to be a toxic courthouse," Criminal Court Judge Lynn Brown said of the new Washington County (Tenn.) Justice Center, reports the Johnson City Press . Workers at the gleaming facility in Johnson City have complained of coughing fits, ...Read More »
A circuit judge has turned aside Montgomery County’s objections to state funding for a Norfolk Southern Corp. intermodal rail facility in the county. Richmond Circuit Judge Melvin Hughes ruled Nov. 18 that the state constitution does not bar public support ...
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A U.S. district judge has entered a preliminary default judgment against a Chinese company accused of making tainted drywall blamed for health problems and home damage in Virginia and other southeastern states. It’s a case with implications for international relations. ...Read More »