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VSB should not take position on political issues Dear Editor: I read with dismay the article in the March 5 issue of Virginia Lawyers Weekly indicating that the Virginia State Bar Council is considering supporting a moratorium on the death ...

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Letter To The Editor (access required)

Dear Editor: I applaud former VSB President Mr. Ed Lowry for recommending that the bar study the manner in which the death penalty is applied in Virginia. Since it falls solely to our profession to operate the State’s machinery of ...

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Dear Editor: Your Jan. 29 column on “The Life and Legacy of Chief Justice John Marshall” provided a welcome break from the 21st century. While few would dispute that his tenure as chief justice was the “most significant in the ...

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Easement is available (access required)

Dear Editor: A distinguished circuit court judge, who sits in a rural jurisdiction, said to me not long ago that it is the duty of all lawyers, in order to assure the future viability of the legal profession, to create ...

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NN Lawyer Wants The Final Word (access required)

Dear Editor: I retired from the practice of law on July 31, 1998. I recently saw your March 6 article, entitled, “VSB Discipline: Firm Size Makes a Difference.” The opening paragraph states, “A three-year statistical study of Virginia’s lawyer discipline ...

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Lawyer Takes Issue With Salary Story (access required)

Dear Editor: Your Oct. 25 article about competition among Virginia’s largest corporate law firms for the most astronomical salary for new lawyers begins with the sentence: “Competition among law firms for the best new lawyers is heating up.” Your belief ...

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