A well-known Portsmouth criminal defense lawyer is accused of assaulting a female deputy working at the courthouse.Read More »
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A plaintiff suing for injuries from her use of generic metoclopramide manufactured by defendant may not amend her complaint and the 4th Circuit affirms dismissal of plaintiff’s state common law tort claims against the manufacturer; the state tort claims are ...Read More »
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 ...Read More »
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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The Court of Appeals affirms defendant’s bench trial conviction of grand larceny of five manhole covers missing from a shopping center parking lot: circumstantial evidence sufficiently proves defendant stole the covers worth over $200. Sometime during the first two weeks ...Read More »