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Sanctions approved for ‘vindictive’ litigation (access required)

A litigant in Virginia courts can be punished for vindictive lawsuits regardless of whether the claims in those lawsuits had any validity, the Supreme Court of Virginia ruled this month. The court said sanctions can be imposed on a vexatious plaintiff without testing whether the man’s pleadings were frivolous. The decision came in a Nov. 12 opinion ...

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