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No Pay for Expert on Interrogation (access required)

At defendant’s trial for sexually assaulting his two stepdaughters, a Fairfax Circuit Court denies defendant’s motion for funds to pay an expert to testify about psychological pressures that can be placed on a suspect during interrogation. Defendant’s motion requires the ...

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Worker’s leg crushed due to faulty dock plate – $1,100,000 Verdict (access required)

Plaintiff was injured while unloading a truck at Fort Belvoir. He was using a dock plate whose braking system failed, allowing it to rise up uncommanded, catching his leg between the dock plate and the pallet jack he was using. ...

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No Protective Order to Prevent Website Publicity (access required)

A Fairfax Circuit Court denies a protective order to plaintiff church to prevent defendants, who allegedly have defamed plaintiff on their website, from publishing on their website embarrassing materials defendants obtain through discovery. A number of allegedly defamatory statements on ...

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Defense denied plaintiff’s injuries were permanent – $702,050 Verdict (access required)

Defendant ran a stop sign and broadsided the plaintiff’ s vehicle. Both vehicles were totaled. Plaintiff, who struck his head on the driver’ s side window, alleged multiple injuries, including injuries to his neck and back, post concussive syndrome, post ...

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