Tag Archives: Virginia Court of Appeals

Evidence from cell phone search properly admitted (access required)

The trial court properly denied a motion to suppress evidence obtained from a warrantless search of appellant’s cell phone. The court correctly determined he abandoned the device at a restaurant. His plea-based convictions of attempted malicious wounding and several firearm ...

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VSB rates 45 for 7 appeals court seats (access required)


A Virginia State Bar committee has reported recommendations to the General Assembly for 45 candidates for seven vacancies on the Virginia Court of Appeals. The VSB’s Judicial Candidate Evaluation Committee, or JCEC, rated candidates as “qualified” or “highly qualified” for ...

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