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Legislators back McDonnell appeal

Thirty-nine current and former members of the Virginia General Assembly are adding their voices to the call for overturning the corruption conviction of former Gov. Bob McDonnell. An amicus brief filed Monday contends that McDonnell’s conviction “blurs the line between ...

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Lawyers asked to help food bank

The statewide Legal Food Frenzy may be just on the horizon, but some lawyers in Wise County are launching an early effort to help the local food bank there overcome recent weather-related problems. Wise County Bar Association president Chuck Slemp ...

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Crigler to receive VSB education award

Retired U.S. Magistrate Judge B. Waugh Crigler has been named the recipient of the William R. Rakes Leadership in Education Award from the Virginia State Bar Section on the Education of Lawyers in Virginia. The award recognizes an individual who ...

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Now appearing in your case…Cher! (access required)

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Whatever your niche in law, after a while, the cases can start to run together. Similar issues, similar arguments, similar complaints from the people involved. The script stays the same. Sometimes, however, that rare extra element can make one particular ...

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State will raise judicial retirement age

After years of failed attempts, the General Assembly has finally approved raising the retirement age for state judges from 70 to 73, but only for appellate judges and recently elected trial judges. The measure would not apply to circuit and ...

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