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Lawyer sanction reversed for jury instruction error (access required)

Two trial lawyers who inadvertently submitted an erroneous jury instruction should not have been sanctioned $200 each, the Supreme Court of Virginia said on April 14. It reversed sanctions against the lawyers who defended a riding instructor in a wrongful ...

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Court to weigh job protection law for service members (access required)

The Supreme Court of Virginia will consider whether a federal law designed to protect civilian jobs for part-time military service members applies to state employees. The court has agreed to review the decision by a Chesterfield County judge who denied ...

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