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Payne v. COMMONWEALTH

The first two issues are procedually barred. The third issue, the trial court did not abuse its discretion in admitting the contested testimony.

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Massa v. Massa

The trial court did not err in its award of spousal support to wife;denying husband's request to impute income to wife; and denying attorney's fees to either party.

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Booker v. COMMONWEALTH

Upon rehearing en banc, the trial court did not err in refusing to allow defense counsel to question a witness about pending charges.

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Perry v. Perry

Summarily affirm: The evidence is sufficient to support the trial court's decision awarding husband a divorce on the ground of a one-year separation.

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Abshire v. COMMONWEALTH

Evidence was sufficient to prove appellant's conduct was deliberate, willful, and so gross and wanton as to show a reckless disregard for human life.

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Reeves v. COMMONWEALTH

Appellant failed to prove an irregularity in the impaneling of the jury panel, the trial court did not err in denying his motion for a new trial.

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Holohan v. Holohan

The trial court did not err in the amount of its award of spousal support to wife, in determining the child support award, and in its denial of attorney's fees to wife

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Ash v. Ash

Appellant failed to meet her burden to overcome the presumption that the severance package was entirely husband's separate property

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McDonald v. Minton

Summarily affirmance: No error in the award of attorney's fees to appellee;case remanded to determine proper amount of the award

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Benthall v. Benthall

The trial court abused its discretion in reducing the spousal support award;reverse trial court decision and dismiss appellee's petition to modify spousal support

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Branch v. COMMONWEALTH

No error in trial court's determination of guilt, appellant was convicted of a felony and thereafter, knowingly and intentionally purchased, and consequently possessed, the firearm.

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Feldman v. Feldman

As spousal support must be determined before child support obligation is determined, judgment of trial court is reversed and appellee's petition to modify spousal support is dismissed.

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Floyd County School Board, et al v. Woolwine

Summary affirmance: No error in commission's decision finding appellee's condition and treatment are related to injury by accident, naming his authorized treating physicians and making any referrals by those physicians employer's responsiblity.

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Bragg v. COMMONWEALTH

Evidence supports the trial court's finding that appellant entertained a separate and distinct intent to commit the various acts of embezzlement.

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Finnerty v. Thornton Hall, Inc.

The trial court, therefore, correctly found that DMAS failed to make its initial determinations within the four-year limitation period set forth in Code § 32.1-325.1:1(B).

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McNeese v. Taylor

Summarily affirm the decision of the trial court;remand the case for a determination of husband's attorney's fees and costs incident to this appeal.

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Kingsbur v. Commonwealth

The trial court correctly concluded that, in spite of its being in a state of disrepair, a handgun that was found in the defendant's possession was a firearm for purposes of Code &#167 18.2-308.2 and did not err in refusing to grant the defendant's motion to strike the evidence supporting his conviction for unlawful possession of a firearm by a convicted felon. The judgment of the Court of Appeals upholding the defendant's conviction is affirmed.

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Elliott (Larry) v. Commonwealth

The automatic review of defendant's death sentence is consolidated with appeal of his capital murder and other non-capital convictions. Upon considering the issues raised by the defendant and conducting the mandated review of the imposition of the death penalty in this case, no error is found in the judgment of the trial court. The judgment and the sentence of death are affirmed. (Revised 3/31/04)

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King George Serv. Authority v. Presidential Servic

The circuit court was correct in specifically enforcing an agreement for the purchase of a private water company's existing water system by a county service authority under an agreement ratified by the authority's board, but erred in directing the authority to purchase other water and sewer system facilities because there was no resolution of the authority's board authorizing or ratifying a further agreement. The decree is affirmed in part and reversed in part.

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Harrison-Wyatt LLC v. Ratliff

The trial court correctly ruled that where a surface owner of a tract of land, or his predecessor-in-title, has conveyed all the coal in and under his land, title to the coal bed methane gas in the tract has not passed to the coal owner along with the coal. The trial court's judgment is affirmed. (Revised 4/1/04)

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Commonwealth v. Duncan

The Court of Appeals erred in reversing a circuit court's holding that a defendant's acts and omissions in the care of his six-month- old son were "so gross, wanton and culpable as to show a reckless disregard for human life" under Code &#167 18.2-371.1. The judgment of the Court of Appeals is reversed and the defendant's conviction for child abuse and neglect is reinstated in accordance with the circuit court's judgment order.

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Washington v. United Parcel Service

In a workers' compensation appeal, the Court of Appeals erred in addressing an issue of causal connection that was not properly before that court and not properly before the Commission. As a result, there was no basis for concluding that the claimant would be unjustly enriched by receiving benefits to which he was not entitled. A prior award of benefits remains valid, and the refusal to assess a 20% penalty was error. The judgment is reversed and the case is remanded for further proceedings. (Revised 3/8/04)

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Gambrell v. City of Norfolk

In a personal injury action involving a "slip and fall" accident on snow and ice in a municipal parking lot, the evidence was sufficient to support the circuit court's decision sustaining the city's special plea of sovereign immunity since the action related to governmental functions after a major snow storm.

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