A Fairfax County prosecutor received a public admonition yesterday from a Virginia State Bar three-judge discipline panel for allegedly withholding evidence about prosecution witnesses. As The Washington Post reports, the judges rejected license suspension for Fairfax County Assistant Commonwealth’s Attorney ...Read More »
Three lawyers in Virginia have been tapped as Fellows of the American College of Trial Lawyers. According to Charlottesville lawyer Thomas E. Albro, Virginia state chair, the college recently inducted these individuals: Claire Cardwell, Richmond William E. Glover, Fredericksburg John ...Read More »
The Virginia Association of Women Judges recently awarded its annual $500 scholarship to Dildora Rakhmatullaeva, a graduating high school senior who wrote an essay about the benefits of women’s full participation in the legislative and judicial branches of government. For ...
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NORFOLK — Virginia Supreme Court Chief Justice Cynthia D. Kinser shone a light on court staff in her 2012 State of the Judiciary address delivered May 15 in Norfolk. The chief justice opened Virginia’s annual Judicial Conference with a summation ...Read More »
Tazewell County Circuit Judge Teresa M. Chafin was elected to the Court of Appeals of Virginia in an early morning General Assembly session that left confusion and controversy about other judicial appointments. It appeared that the Assembly elected Fredericksburg lawyer ...
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