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VSB Disciplinary Actions (access required)

Effective July 18, 2014, the Virginia State Bar Disciplinary Board suspended the law license of Laura E. Jordan of Washington for 18 months based on her 18-month suspension by the Maryland Court of Appeals. This discipline was an agreed disposition ...

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Plaintiff suffered complications after gynecological surgery – Defense Verdict (access required)

The 39-year-old plaintiff sought treatment from the defendant gynecologist on May 18, 2004, for complaints of pelvic pain, dyspareunia and urinary frequency. Plaintiff had a previous history of hysterectomy, pelvic adhesions, lysis of pelvic adhesions, childhood sexual abuse and a ...

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Dudley J. Emick Jr. (access required)

Retired Botetourt County Juvenile and Domestic Relations Judge Dudley J. “Buzz” Emick Jr. of Daleville died Oct. 26. He was 75. A former state delegate and senator, Judge Emick served 11 years on the J&DR bench before retiring in 2004. ...

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Plaintiff claims surgeon used outdated procedure – Defense Verdict (access required)

The 71-year-old plaintiff underwent a laparascopic cholecystectomy on May 21, 2008, for acute and chronic cholecystitis (inflammation of the gall bladder) and gall stones (cholelithiasis). Intra-operatively, the defendant surgeon found a severely taut and inflamed gall bladder. Otherwise, the surgery ...

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Plaintiff’s ureteral injury was a known risk of hysterectomy, expert testified – Defense Verdict (access required)

Plaintiff, a 48-year-old woman, underwent a hysterectomy on Nov. 30, 2009, for complaints of long-standing severe pain and dysfunctional bleeding with her menstrual cycle. The surgery was performed by two experienced surgeons employed by the defendant, an obstetrical/ gynecological practice. ...

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