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PAUL E. GROVES v. VIRGINIA EMPLOYMENT COMMISSION

Summary affirmance ? no error in trial court?s finding that appellee acted within its authority, that the record supports appellee?s decision that appellant received benefits to which he was not entitled, and that appellant is liable to repay that sum to appellee

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JAMES COUNCIL WALKER v. COMMONWEALTH

Trial court did not err in convicting appellant for possessing an unauthorized weapon capable of causing death or injury while a prisoner in a state, local or community correctional center as the evidence was sufficient to prove appellant knowingly possessed the razor blade

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KYLOR E. WHITAKER v. LYNNE MARIE WHITAKER

Trial court erred in its equitable distribution award; equitable distribution award is reversed and the case is remanded to the trial court; spousal support award is also reversed and remanded to the trial court for adjudication in accordance with Code Section 20-107.1; award of attorney?s fees is remanded

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ROOSEVELT WALKER, III v. COMMONWEALTH

Appellant?s conviction of conspiracy to distribute cocaine is affirmed as this Court finds that it was reasonable for the jury to conclude, under the facts of this case, that appellant entered into an agreement to distribute drugs to a third party

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DIANA CLAREEN HARRIS v. COMMONWEALTH

Trial court erred in finding the evidence sufficient to establish venue in Henrico County as the evidence is not sufficient to give rise to a strong presumption that the offenses were committed in Henrico County; judgment is reversed and the case is remanded to the trial court

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JUANITA DELORES MARSH v. COMMONWEALTH

Trial court did not err in convicting appellant for operating a motor vehicle after having been declared a habitual offender as the evidence, including appellant?s own statements, was sufficient to prove appellant was a habitual offender at the time of the driving at issue

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DALE LEON KREIDER v. COMMONWEALTH

Trial court did not err in finding the evidence was sufficient to support appellant?s conviction for involuntary manslaughter as the Commonwealth proved appellant was criminally negligent

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DUPREE v. COMMONWEALTH (ORDER)

In a prosecution for malicious wounding and use of a firearm in the commission of a felony, it was error under the common law and Code § 8.01-403 to preclude the defendant from impeaching his own witness, who testified differently than expected at the trial. The judgment of the Court of Appeals is reversed, and the case is remanded.

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GLENN R. CARTWRIGHT v. KIMBERLY R. CARTWRIGHT

Trial court did not err in holding that Code Sections 16.1-277.02(C) and 16.1-278.3(D) do not permit a non-custodial parent to petition for voluntary relinquishment and termination of parental rights, and in awarding appellee attorney?s fees; trial court?s dismissal of appellant?s petitions to voluntarily relinquish his parental rights is affirmed

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AARON JOSHUA ROBINSON v. COMMONWEALTH

Trial court did not err in refusing appellant?s proffered jury instruction on self-defense without fault as the evidence in this case fails to support a jury instruction on self-defense without fault; appellant?s convictions affirmed

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JAMES DELESLIE KENNEDY v. MILDRED D. KENNEDY

Trial court?s decision awarding appellee a divorce on the ground of cruelty is affirmed; trial court?s equitable distribution award, spousal support award, and award of attorney?s fees and costs are reversed, and those matters are remanded to the trial court for reconsideration

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