Tag Archives: Judge Frederick G. Rockwell III

Claims go forward in predatory abuse case (access required)

Where plaintiffs, members of a church youth group, have sued a church, several church organizations and individual defendants for claims arising from a “sustained pattern of predatory abuse,” the bulk of the various defendants’ demurrers are overruled. Background Plaintiffs initially ...

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Patient died from sepsis after colon resection – Defense Verdict (access required)

This case involved a 43-year-old male with a history of recurring diverticulitis who underwent a laparoscopic colon resection performed by the defendant, a board certified colon and rectal surgeon, in March 2006. A colonoscopy performed earlier that month by the ...

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Ethics charges are filed over blog (access required)

Richmond lawyer Horace F. Hunter faces a June 10 disciplinary hearing before the Virginia State Bar on a charge that a blog on his law firm website does not carry a disclaimer. Hunter says the VSB’s demand for a disclaimer ...

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