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VSB: Prosecutor must disclose location of exculpatory info

A Virginia State Bar committee believes a prosecutor should not be able to satis­fy disclosure obliga­tions by turning over a bundle of material without pinpointing where the possibly exculpatory informa­tion is. The VSB’s Standing Committee on Legal Ethics is seeking comments on a proposal to create a rule-based duty for prosecutors not to do a “document ...