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McDonnell to go to prison

(AP) Former Gov. Bob McDonnell won’t remain free while he appeals his corruption convictions, which means he could begin his two-year prison sentence by Feb. 9, a federal judge ruled Tuesday. McDonnell’s attorneys argued that the appeal could take almost ...

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Investment firm sues lawyers who took it to court

Richmond based investment brokerage Davenport & Co. is biting back after battling a lawsuit for three years over bond financing advice it gave to Fluvanna County officials. Davenport claims the county’s lawyers engaged in “fraudulent litigation” without regard for the ...

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Fowler to lead Williams Mullen

The Williams Mullen firm has named Calvin W. “Woody” Fowler Jr. to be the firm’s next CEO and president. Fowler current serves as practice group chair and head of the firm’s litigation section. He takes the reins from current CEO ...

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Prosecutor fired after dispute over succession

A Wise County prosecutor who sued to overturn the appointment of another as interim commonwealth’s attorney has been fired. Adrian Collins cried foul when former Commonwealth’s Attorney Ron Elkins designated his successor as Mike Abbott, despite a state statute calling ...

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