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Summary Dispositions (access required)

The Virginia Court of Appeals has summarily affirmed the following cases on the reasoning of the administrative agency: Hernandez v. Outback Steakhouse, No. 0763-11-2, Aug. 9, 2011, upholding a denial of benefits despite a claim the commission erred in deciding ...

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Rape by Mental Incapacity (access required)

The Court of Appeals affirms a bench trial conviction for rape by mental incapacity but reverses and remands a conviction for forcible sodomy; victim corroborated defendant’s rape confession and expert testimony established her mental incapacity, but the evidence was insufficient ...

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Handcuffing Not Arrest (access required)

The Court of Appeals affirms defendant’s bench trial conviction for assault and battery of a law enforcement officer performing duties; defendant had no right to resist the police officer’s handcuffing him to protect himself, defendant’s grandmother and toddler daughter. Grandmother ...

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