A Louisa County lawyer accused of threatening a witness will not face any criminal charge. The sheriff’s department told the Richmond Times-Dispatch it found no evidence to support the witness’ claim that lawyer John Maus solicited perjury from a family ...Read More »
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An official with the beleaguered Peanut Corp. of American disclosed today that the company has product liability coverage from two policies totaling $12 million. The information came during a creditors meeting in bankruptcy court in Lynchburg. As reported by The ...Read More »
Thirty-five years after its founding, the Virginia Law Foundation has never accomplished its original goal. Regardless, those associated with the organization point with pride to a legacy of beneficial projects financed over the years by $23 million in grant money ...Read More »
A Spotsylvania County family left the courthouse empty handed yesterday after a jury refused to blame animal control officers for the brutal dog mauling death of an 82-year-old woman. Represented by Charlottesville’s Tom Albro, the family contended that the county ...
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Organizers of a new, Virginia-based project want to raise the profile of state supreme courts in the U.S. The Institute of Bill of Rights Law at the William & Mary law school and the National Center for State Courts, headquartered ...Read More »