Trials & Litigation

Disbarred closing attorney scheduled to plead guilty in mortgage-fraud case is found dead

Education Law

Rolling Stone backs away from UVa gang-rape story that resulted in fraternity sanctions

Criminal Justice

Bond is denied for lawyer accused in assault of managing partner; possible defense is aired

Internet Law

Suit claims Google’s listings for unlicensed locksmiths harmed licensed business

Criminal Justice

New details emerge in stabbing of managing partner and his wife

Criminal Justice

Lawyer couple are charged in home invasion and stabbing

Criminal Justice

Former Virginia lawyer gets six years for stealing from clients, relatives

First Amendment

Lawyer challenges ban on for-sale signs on cars parked on the street

Criminal Justice

Man who died after driving flaming truck into law firm had dated one of its clients

Law Firms

Man dies after lighting truck on fire and driving it into law firm

Legal Marketing

5-attorney family law firm is lead sponsor for NASCAR driver, hopes he will win race and new clients

Trials & Litigation

Ex-governor of Virginia and wife found guilty on most counts in federal corruption case

Constitutional Law

4th Circuit panel refuses to stay same-sex marriage ruling


James Brady, gun-control advocate wounded in ‘81 attack on President Reagan, dies at 73

Constitutional Law

Divided 4th Circuit panel strikes Virginia same-sex marriage ban

White-Collar Crime

Lawyer stole $4.8M, duped banks with worthless checks and credit-card payments


Police refuse to execute warrant for photos of youth’s erection in sexting case

Court Security

Runaway SUV crashes into courthouse, eliminating power and air conditioning

Criminal Justice

Virginia lawmaker is accused of having sex with teen worker at his law office

Legal Ethics

Assistant county attorney fired after winning a city council seat