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Criminal – Sex Offender Registration – ‘Knowing’ Failure (access required)

A defendant who admitted he failed to register as a convicted sex offender cannot overturn his conviction for this offense under Va. Code § 18.2-472.1(B) by claiming the prosecution did not show that he “knowingly” failed to timely re-register, the ...

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Criminal – Ecstasy – Possession To Distribute – Nature Of Drug (access required)

Although defendant said he found the seven individually wrapped ecstasy tablets along the side of the road and did not know what they were, their packaging and placement with 13 smaller bags containing marijuana showed, according to expert testimony, that ...

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Administrative – Public Employment – Grievance Procedure – Prison Guard  (access required)

The Court of Appeals reverses a trial court decision reinstating a prison guard with back pay, and remands with directions to affirm a hearing officer’s decision that upheld termination of the guard for his actions in restraining a handcuffed and ...

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