Tag Archives: Judge Henry Vanover

No Collateral Estoppel in Canine-Killing Case (access required)

Although two defendants were acquitted of misdemeanor charges related to the alleged shooting of dogs who were killing turkeys, a Dickenson County Circuit Court rejects defendants’ argument that their related felony prosecution is barred by collateral estoppel; the court denies ...

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Drug conviction of mother complicates infant settlement – $350,000 Settlement (access required)

Plaintiff was the mother of an 8-year-old boy who was killed instantly by the operator of a Dodge Durango in a residential driveway on private property in broad daylight. After running over the child with both right tires, the operator ...

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