For two days every July, instead of hosting a loud sports event or concert, the Roanoke Civic Center plays host to a quieter, more reserved, well-dressed group – those who would be the next crop of new lawyers in the ...Read More »
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HOT SPRINGS—Both candidates for governor say they would seek to restore the judicial evaluation program. Their comments came just days after Virginia Chief Justice Leroy Rountree Hassell Sr. pronounced the controversial program to be “dead.” At the initial debate between ...Read More »
Appomattox nursing home liability lawyer Bob Carter is no doubt making friends with some regional nursing home residents with a gift of 18 Wii gaming stations. Carter said he donated the video game consoles last week to residents councils at ...Read More »
Radford University religion professor Carter Turner today announced his bid to unseat House majority leader Morgan Griffith, R-Salem. Turner replaces Ginny Weisz as the Democrat on the ballot. Weisz withdrew from the race last week. The Roanoke Times notes Turner’s ...Read More »
Both Republican Bob McDonnell and Democrat Creigh Deeds apparently would restore the moribund program that gave lawyers, jurors, and citizens a voice in Virginia’s judicial selection process. At the initial debate between the two candidates for governor, both endorsed a ...
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Overheard at the Homestead: “I think it’s talking out of two sides of your mouth, which we do fairly regularly.” –Sen. Rob Hurt, discussing “secondary offense” crimes like texting-while-driving. “Social media and social networking let people know, like and trust ...Read More »