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Monthly Archives: May 2007

Poultry plants to be sued for pollution (access required)

ROANOKE — Three environmental groups filed notice in federal court Wednesday of their intent to sue two poultry processing plants that they contend are responsible for unlawful discharges of waste into the North Fork of the Shenandoah River. The companies, ...

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The Weekly Recap (access required)

Editor’s Note: The following selected stories appeared in the Virginia Lawyers Weekly Daily E-Mail Alert from May 21 to May 24. The originating source of a story is indicated after the item. If you are not presently receiving this Alert, ...

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Refining the law on sanctions (access required)

Last August, the Supreme Court of Virginia fined Roanoke lawyer D. Stan Barnhill $1,000 and suspended him from practicing before the court for a year because of an intemperate petition for rehearing he had filed. Over the next eight months, ...

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JIRC: Censure or remove J&DR judge (access required)

Tammy Giza and a deputy court clerk have a very different recollection of a custody hearing from that of the attorney for Giza’s husband and James Michael Shull, a juvenile and domestic relations district judge who sits in Lee, Scott ...

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