Author Archives: Virginia Lawyers Weekly

Man hurt in multi-vehicle wreck settles low-back injury – $1.025 Million Settlement (access required)

On June 24, 2015, plaintiff, a 47-year-old construction worker, was driving his Chevy van westbound on Route 55 in Warren County. At that time, the defendant was driving his commercial van eastbound on Route 55 when he struck the vehicle ...

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Driver claimed injuries cause by pre-existing conditions – $343,915 Settlement (access required)

Plaintiff suffered serious injuries when she was struck by a driver who failed to yield and broadsided her. There was modest property damage to plaintiff’s car and minimal to defendant’s SUV. The defendant, a college student, at first blamed the ...

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Woman injured during root canal surgery – $1.5 Million Verdict (access required)

On June 18, 2015, the defendant general dentist, Joseph Khalil, DDS, performed an unnecessary root canal retreatment procedure on a lower molar tooth of a woman in her mid-50s. After the defendant perforated outside the root of the tooth, he ...

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018-3-442 – Wright v. U.S. (access required)

Wright v. U.S., Case No. 4:95-cr-39, Oct. 5, 2018. EDVA at Newport News (Jackson). VLW No. 018-3-442, 7 pp. Download Full-Text Opinion

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018-3-441 – U.S. v. Gibson (access required)

U.S. v. Gibson, Case No. 2zl7crl26, Oct. 9, 2018. EDVA at Norfolk (Davis). VLW No. 018-3-441, 19 pp. Download Full-Text Opinion

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