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Willard M. Robinson Jr. (access required)

Willard M. Robinson Jr., the commonwealth’s attorney in Newport News for 25 years, died Oct. 28 at Riverside Regional Medical Center from lung cancer. He was 75. Mr. Robinson was raised in Greensville County but had lived in Newport News ...

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VSB Disciplinary Actions (access required)

On Oct. 18, the Virginia State Bar Disciplinary Board issued a public reprimand to Charlottesville lawyer Steven S. Biss for violating a professional rule that governs conflict of interest involving a former client. This discipline was an agreed disposition of ...

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Judges, vampires and immortality (access required)

Since arguing a case before the 4th U.S. Circuit Court of Appeals several days prior to Halloween, I have been thinking a lot about judges, vampires and immortality. In my post-Halloween musings, the case that continues to haunt me is ...

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