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Prosecutor accused of bias in capital case retrial

MANASSAS, Va. (AP) — Defense attorneys on Wednesday accused prosecutors in Fairfax and Prince William counties of bias in their efforts to retry a former death-row inmate whose conviction and sentence were overturned by a federal court. Attorneys for Justin Wolfe ...

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Rehearings Granted (access required)

On Oct. 23, 2012, the Virginia Court of Appeals granted rehearing en banc in Robertson v. Commonwealth, Record No. 0477-11-3 [VLW 012-7-243]. In an earlier split decision by the panel, the court reversed a woman’s conviction of felony shoplifting because ...

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