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Assembly would do judicial evaluations (access required)

The proposal that would transfer administration of the judicial performance evaluation program from the Supreme Court of Virginia to the General Assembly barely cleared the House on a 49-48 vote last week. The vote on House Bill 2526 came on ...

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Lawyers in the News (access required)

New Associations The Arlington law firm of Bean, Kinney & Korman has hired two new attorneys: Timothy R. Hughes as of counsel and Michael Abejuela as an associate. Andrew B. Pittman has joined the Virginia Beach office of Troutman Sanders ...

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House seeks to expand death penalty again (access required)

The House has voted to expand the death penalty once again in the state with the nation’s second busiest death chamber. The House voted 73-25 Tuesday to expand Virginia’s “triggerman rule,” which reserves capital punishment for the person who actually ...

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