Home / News Stories (page 1466) /

News Stories

No UM allowed for moving drive-by (access required)

Drivers and passengers injured in their cars during drive-by shootings cannot get uninsured-motorist coverage, the Virginia Supreme Court has ruled in four consolidated cases. In each scenario, the cars were in motion when shots were fired from one car to ...

Read More »

News in Brief for April 29, 1996 (access required)

VSB Disciplinary Actions Williamsburg lawyer Paul Lowell Wilson petitioned to surrender his license to practice law on April 22. The Virginia State Bar Disciplinary Board accepted the petition and entered an order that day revoking Wilson’s license. Disciplinary charges existed ...

Read More »

Review Granted for April (access required)

Review Granted provides a brief synopsis of recent cases in which the Virginia Supreme Court has granted petitions for appeal. This feature appears in the last issue of Virginia Lawyers Weekly each month. The information provided comes from the successful ...

Read More »

Refusal case may revive DUI defense (access required)

The Virginia Supreme Court will have an opportunity to consider whether the administrative suspension of a driver’s license can give rise to double jeopardy. Earlier this month, the high court refused to hear an appeal in Commonwealth v. Tench, a ...

Read More »