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Professor Loses ‘National Origin’ Suit (access required)

A professor of East Indian origin, who taught in the physical therapy department at Hampton University, loses his suit alleging Title VII national original discrimination, as the Newport News U.S. District Court adopts the magistrate judge’s recommendation to grant summary ...

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Mom’s Rights Terminated After Toddler’s Fatal Injury (access required)

The Court of Appeals summarily affirms termination of a mother’s parental rights to her three surviving children, in the wake of her 22-month-old daughter’s death from a skull fracture and subdural hematoma, which the medical examiner said resulted from blunt ...

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Virginia’s Largest Verdicts of 2013 (access required)

Largest Verdicts

In this issue, Virginia Lawyers Weekly presents its compilation of “Virginia’s Largest Verdicts of 2013.” Eighteen qualifying verdicts were reported to Virginia Lawyers Weekly in 2013. This number is slightly down from the 2012 compilation, where 20 cases made the ...

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