Tag Archives: Roanoke Circuit Court

Leaving Children With Sex Offender Was ‘Neglect’ (access required)

A Roanoke City Circuit Court rejects a petition for review of findings by the social services department that petitioner mother physically neglected her children by knowingly leaving them with an unregistered sex offender whom she knew had been convicted of ...

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A ‘truly unique’ case: Contrib allowed in med-mal lawsuit (access required)

Emergency Hospital Paramedics FEA

A patient’s own behavior – allegedly misleading a doctor about his medication history – can be used to defeat a medical malpractice claim, a Virginia judge has ruled. Even though the Supreme Court of Virginia has rejected theories of contributory ...

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