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Grits for the Brits

Those British writers must find us Virginians terribly amusing.  And when we’re not, they are not above making us amusing. Take this article about Barack Obama that appeared today on the website of the British tabloid The Independent.  With a ...

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Belt tightening at the AG’s office

Some high level state employees are already feeling the pinch of the unexpected decline in state revenues announced this week.  A spokesman for Attorney General Bob McDonnell confirms a report that each of the top ten lawyers at the AG’s ...

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Show us the money, court says

The Supreme Court of Virginia has ordered that documents in four wrongful death cases settled by mediation be unsealed. In the Spotsylvania County Circuit Court case, Perreault, Adm’x v. The Free Lance-Star, the parties had sought to keep the terms ...

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