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John F. "Jack" Herrity (access required)

John F. “Jack” Herrity, who chaired the Fairfax County Board of Supervisors during the development of some of Northern Virginia’s most ambitious highway projects, died Feb. 1. He was 74. Mr. Herrity died at Fairfax Hospital after suffering an aortic ...

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Felix Jack Ward Felix Jack Ward, who practiced law in Roanoke for 30 years, died Dec. 14. He was 86. A native of Pulaski, he entered Roanoke College in 1942. He had taken flying lessons before starting college, and enlisted ...

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Retired Judge John D. Butzner, who served on the 4th U.S. Circuit Court of Appeals from 1967 to 2000, died Jan. 20. He was 88. A native of Pennsylvania, Judge Butzner served in the U.S. Air Force Weather Service in ...

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William W. Carson Retired Fauquier County General District Judge William W. Carson died Sept. 29 in Jacksonville, N.C. He was 91. A native of Nottoway County, Judge Carson earned his law degree from the University of Virginia in 1939; he ...

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W&L Law Professor Roger D. Groot dies at 63 (access required)

iMore than 20 years after Washington & Lee University law professor Roger D. Groot terrorized him as a first-year law student, Baltimore lawyer Peter Rosenwald keeps a bobble-head doll of Groot on his desk. The doll “star[es] at me daily, ...

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Harry E. Cohn Harry E. Cohn, who practiced in Richmond for a number of years and had recently opened a law office in Virginia Beach, was killed in an automobile accident Oct. 13. He was 46. Mr. Cohn was a ...

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Former U.S. Attorney Tucker dead at 66 (access required)

For a man whose job sometimes called for him to be disagreeable, E. Montgomery “Monty” Tucker was considered one of the nicest guys around. Mr. Tucker, 66, of Glen Allen, passed away on Oct. 2. He suffered a major heart ...

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Retired Hanover County General District Judge Robert P. Beaver died Sept. 16 after battling cancer. He was 73. A Pennsylvania native, Judge Beaver graduated from Dickinson College. He was offered a job with the Pittsburgh Pirates organization, but his father, ...

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Retired Court of Appeals Judge Marvin F. Cole dies at 83 (access required)

Retired Senior Judge Marvin F. Cole, one of the first judges to serve on the Virginia Court of Appeals, died following a stroke Aug. 20. He was 83. A native of Buckingham County, Judge Cole played baseball at the University ...

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VSB senior lawyers advocate Walter W. Regirer dies at 91 (access required)

Walter W. Regirer, who as a young lawyer moved from Poland to America to become a lawyer here and a leader in the adult-care field, has died at age 91. A founding member who served as chair of both the ...

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