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Personal Injury

College/Student Not ‘Special Relationship’ (access required)

A college student’s allegations that she was sexually assaulted in a dorm room by a fellow student after consuming drugged alcohol at an on-campus party “sponsored” by a college orientation peer advisor, during which college security officers observed underage drinking ...

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Property Owners’ Claim Preempted (access required)

As the Surface Transportation Board previously determined that claims raised by the current plaintiffs and other property owners near a railroad line operated by defendant Norfolk Southern Railway Company are federally preempted, the Roanoke City Circuit Court incorporates the prior ...

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Qualified Immunity for Boating Safety Instructor (access required)

A plaintiff injured in a boating accident while training with defendants in a “Tactical Operators Course” has her negligence claim against the instructor dismissed by the Newport News U.S. District Court, as the instructor was acting in his official capacity ...

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