The Virginia State Bar Disciplinary Board has revoked the law license of Christiansburg attorney Gerard R. Marks. Marks, who faces trial on 21 felony counts related to his law practice, consented to the revocation, according to a VSB news release. ...Read More »
Arlington County Circuit Judge Joanne Alper ruled that there was no 4th amendment violation when, without a warrant, police attached a GPS tracking device to a suspect’s van and followed his travels around the community. According to the Arlington Connection, ...
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Federal authorities have accused an inmate in a Virginia federal prison of identity theft, possibly for the purpose of filing false claims for benefits intended for Holocaust victims and their descendants. According to an indictment, John Kenneth Leighnor Jr., 49, ...Read More »
A lawsuit filed by Virginia’s attorney general demands injunctive relief, consumer refunds and civil penalties from HomeSpun Home Fashions of Petersburg. Attorney General Bob McDonnell claims the company failed to timely ship more than 100 orders. McDonnell said that HomeSpun ...Read More »
Note to self: Don’t swipe a surfboard at the Cavalier Hotel in Virginia Beach when Virginia’s prosecutors are meeting there. A couple of would-be wave riders apparently tried just that, only to run afoul of Fairfax County Commonwealth’s Attorney (and ...Read More »