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Tag Archives: Newport News City Circuit Court

Property settlement controls military pension division (access required)

Where defendant husband’s military pension does not include disability pay, Howell v. Howell, 137 S. Ct. 1400 (2017), is inapplicable, and the parties’ property settlement controls the pension division. Howell held that under federal law, a military retiree who opts ...

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Statements after invoking right to be silent admissible (access required)

The court denies defendant’s motion to suppress her statements to the police after she invoked her right to remain silent. Background Defendant was arrested for her “suspected involvement in the death of Salahuddin Ibn Shabazz.” She was placed in an ...

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