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Jail Cell ‘Public’ for Indecency Statutes (access required)

The Court of Appeals affirms defendant’s bench trial convictions for indecent exposure and sexual display under Va. Code §§ 18.2-387 and 18.2-387.1; we construe Virginia’s indecency statutes harmoniously with the legislative purpose and other jurisdictions to reach defendant’s conduct standing ...

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Teacher Can’t Suppress Child Pornography Statements (access required)

The Alexandria U.S. District Court denies a graduate teaching student’s motion to suppress statements made to federal investigators in two interviews four hours apart, the second after a computer forensic review and signed waiver of Miranda rights; although federal agents ...

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