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Parole Board is target of class-action suit (access required)

Eleven long-term inmates of the Virginia prison system filed a class-action lawsuit last week alleging that the Virginia Parole Board refuses to consider all the factors required by law when making parole decision. The board’s procedures violate their right to ...

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Hampton Roads has highest accident rate (access required)

NORFOLK —A new report says Hampton Roads has the highest traffic accident rate among Virginia’s metro areas, despite a decline in recent years. According to the report, a traffic accident occurs in Hampton Roads every 19 minutes. A wreck-related death ...

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Lawyers, drugs and Super Bowl rings

Dexter Manley, the one-time star defensive end for the Washington Redskins, won two Super Bowl rings with the team in the 1980s. The ring Manley got for the ‘Skins’ beat-down of the Miami Dolphins in 1983 ended up in a ...

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