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Meeting is canceled when reporter shows up

Shenandoah County’s Fire and Rescue Association – struggling to deal with the closing of a member squad – postponed a widely-announced meeting because a news reporter attended, according to the Northern Virginia Daily. The county government last week pulled the ...

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Another change of counsel for Tommy Garrett

The man suing a Charlottesville weekly newspaper for defamation has parted ways with attorney James Creekmore of Daleville, reports the defendant publication, The Hook. Apparently, Garrett — a sort of would-be celebrity — changes lawyers the way some of us ...

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Hunton associate is Monopoly whiz

Richmond lawyer Ellis Baggs is making news out of the office. Baggs, who normally works on environmental issues for Hunton & Williams at the firm’s Richmond office, competes this week in the 2009 Monopoly U.S. National Championship in Washington.  Grand ...

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ID fraud ring trial opens

An Ohio license agency employee goes on trial in Harrisonburg today accused of issuing hundreds of state identity cards to immigrants based on false credentials.  The government alleges the Ohio connection was part of a “criminal cottage industry” to provide ...

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From Atlanta to the Great White North

Georgia-based Troutman Sanders is looking for opportunity north of the border.  The firm has announced formation of a 19-member “Canadian practice team” to be led by Virginia Beach partner Tom Rose. Apparently, no Canadian office is planned, but Troutman hopes ...

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From Atlanta to the Great White North

Georgia-based Troutman Sanders is looking for opportunity north of the border.  The firm has announced formation of a 19-member “Canadian practice team” to be led by Virginia Beach partner Tom Rose. Apparently, no Canadian office is planned, but Troutman hopes ...

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