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NORFOLK–At the annual Boyd-Graves Conference this year, evidence may have been the biggest topic of discussion, but it was not the only issue that produced a spirited exchange of ideas. As lawyers begin to find their way in the new ...

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Allen taps Fulton for Edmonds' seat (access required)

Gov. George Allen on Nov. 4 appointed Norfolk lawyer Junius P. Fulton III to the Norfolk Circuit Court. Fulton will fill the vacancy left by the September resignation of Judge Luther C. Edmonds. Fulton, 38, operates a general practice in ...

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Charges against activist, SCLC leader are dropped (access required)

ARLINGTON–A prosecutor has dropped trespassing charges against comedian-turned-activist Dick Gregory and three other people for protesting in front of a federal Drug Enforcement Agency building. Arlington County Assistant Commonwealth’s Attorney Theo Stamos asked Nov. 1 that the charges be reduced ...

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Pain specialist gets restricted license (access required)

A physician who had his Virginia medical license revoked for overprescribing narcotics to chronic pain patients got his license back on a restricted basis Nov. 10. The restricted license won’t allow Dr. William E. Hurwitz of Washington, D.C., to prescribe ...

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Lawyers in the News (access required)

Glen A. Lea and G. Wythe Michael Jr. have become associated with the Richmond law firm of Harman, Claytor, Corrigan & Wellman. Lea received his law degree from the University of North Carolina in 1990. He will concentrate his practice ...

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Obituaries (access required)

Dikran Vahan Kavaljian Jr., 69, died Sept. 19 in Alexandria, where he had practiced law for 43 years. He died of cancer at Alexandria Hospital. He was a past president of the Alexandria Bar Association, and a graduate of the ...

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High Court Requested To Overturn Lockhart (access required)

By Deborah Elkins, Executive Editor The Virginia Supreme Court has been invited to overturn its controversial decision in Lockhart v. Commonwealth Educ. Sys. Corp., 247 Va. 98 (1994). Last Thursday, the court heard arguments in Bailey v. Scott-Gallaher Inc. (VLW ...

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New Lawyers Now Lawyers (access required)

By Christopher Gatewood, Assistant Editor The Supreme Court of Virginia convened Oct. 28 in its only alternative venue–the ballroom of the Richmond Marriott. Approximately 1,800 people–new lawyers and their guests–filled the chairs and lined the walls for the admission and ...

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