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Ashland’s Witmeyer gets family law honor

Carl J. Witmeyer II of Richmond has been named the 2016 recipient of the Betty A. Thompson Lifetime Achievement Award by the Virginia State Bar’s family law section. The award recognizes and honors an individual who has made a substantial ...

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George Mason University becomes a favorite of Charles Koch

FAIRFAX (AP) George Mason University, a public school outside the nation’s capital, has quietly become a conservative powerhouse in economics and law, a reputation built in part with tens of millions of dollars a year from billionaire Republican donor Charles ...

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Huguely habeas petition is heard

CHARLOTTESVILLE (AP) A judge is weighing arguments that a former University of Virginia lacrosse player convicted in the slaying of his former girlfriend did not receive a fair trial. George V. Huguely V is serving a 23-year sentence for the ...

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