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Potential criminal prosecution will not be enjoined (access required)

Where the plaintiff moved to enjoin a possible criminal prosecution by the Augusta County Commonwealth Attorney for violating Virginia Code § 18.2-186.4, which makes it unlawful to publish a person’s name, photograph or home address when the publisher acted “with ...

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No causal link between work injury and need for surgery (access required)

Where claimant fell from a tree in a work-related accident, suffering multiple injuries, the Workers’ Compensation Commission correctly determined that there was no causal connection between appellant’s work related injuries and the left foot condition for which he sought surgery. ...

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Commissioner of accounts properly conducted hearing (access required)

The commissioner of accounts properly held a hearing regarding a conservator’s accounting of the decedent’s estate, even though the information prompting the hearing came from a disinterested party. Background Kishna Minor was appointed conservator of Eric Witt Wilder, her incapacitated ...

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