Virginia

Trials & Litigation

After courtroom clash over DUI manual, judge bars top prosecutor from cases against opposing lawyer

Criminal Justice

Dispute over DUI manual sparks courtroom clash between top prosecutor, defense lawyer

Criminal Justice

Appeals judge who held home invader at gunpoint: ‘I almost shot him’

Media & Communications Law

UVa official sues Rolling Stone, says she was ‘chief villain’ in retracted rape article

Criminal Justice

Managing partner: Lawyer asked about firm, Knights Templar before knife attack; wife played dead

Tort Law

Woman sues Verizon Wireless, claims a customer service call led to her heart attack

First Amendment

City’s ban on vehicle for-sale signs violates First Amendment, judge rules in lawyer’s $1 lawsuit

Criminal Justice

Excited delirium caused woman’s death in police custody, coroner finds; is it a ‘whitewash’ theory?

Internet Law

Business can’t get access to identities of Yelp reviewers in Virginia suit, state high court says

Criminal Justice

Report: Appeals judge holds intoxicated home intruder at gunpoint until police arrive

Trials & Litigation

Stop efforts to close Sweet Briar, lawsuits by county attorney and alumna urge Virginia court

Trials & Litigation

Negative reviews of dog obedience school on Yelp, Angie’s List lead to defamation lawsuit

Criminal Justice

Police suspend investigation into rape claim described in Rolling Stone; magazine plans follow-up

Education Law

Grads call for Sweet Briar leaders to resign, citing fiduciary duties and claimed charity-law issue

Trials & Litigation

Controversial arrest captured on video of UVA student follows an earlier case

Disability Law

Deaf man took plea in theft case over iPad that wasn’t stolen, due to lack of communication

Trials & Litigation

Lawyer not liable in slaying of PI killed while trying to serve divorce papers, top state court says

Consumer Law

Don’t fall for ‘major ongoing phishing scam,’ Virginia AG warns; it’s not from his office

Education Law

Sweet Briar grads retain Troutman Sanders, launch crowdfunding campaign to save school

Business of Law

LeClairRyan opens Atlanta office with 2 partners from Troutman Sanders