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Former judge accused of sex with client (access required)

A Roanoke juvenile and domestic relations judge who quietly stepped down from the bench this year had been making payments to a former client to conceal a sexual relationship, according to charges brought by the Virginia State Bar. The former ...

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Lawyer sanctioned for keeping client in the dark (access required)

An Alexandria lawyer has been ordered to pay nearly $85,000 for pursuing consumer debt litigation without keeping his client advised of settlement offers. The penalty followed the client’s firing of his lawyer during sworn testimony in a deposition. [The award ...

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