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Student gets $212,000 after bogus beer bust

RICHMOND, Va. —  The Virginia Department of Alcoholic Beverage Control settled a lawsuit brought by a University of Virginia student confronted by agents who mistook her case of water for beer, according to Virginia Attorney General Mark Herring. 315 more words


Virginia, U-Va. Student Settle ABC Lawsuit for $212,500

RICHMOND, Va. — A college student who says she fled in terror when undercover officers who thought she had illegally bought beer swarmed her SUV has reached a $212,500 settlement with the state of Virginia. 318 more words


US Court: Virginia Marriage Is for All Lovers

By: Michael Felberbaum

Virginia’s same-sex marriage ban is unconstitutional, a federal appeals court ruled Monday in a decision that could overturn similar prohibitions in the Carolinas and West Virginia. 508 more words


Apple customers may get slice of $400M e-book settlement

RICHMOND, Va. (AP/WAVY) — Apple, Inc. customers in Virginia could be eligible for part of a $400 million settlement stemming from claims the company participated in a price-fixing conspiracy for e-books, Virginia Attorney General Mark R. 499 more words

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Brothers admit to cigarette trafficking scheme

RICHMOND, Va. (WAVY) — Two brothers from Rhode Island pleaded guilty Thursday to helping smuggle more than 6 million cigarettes into the state from Virginia. 232 more words


Appellate Court to Rule on Same Sex Marriage

The 4th U.S. Circuit Court of Appeals will most likely rule on a federal case concerning gay marriage by the end of the month, according to an article published by the  208 more words


SunTrust to reimburse Va. borrowers, as part of $968 million lawsuit

RICHMOND, Va. — If you’re one of the 3,200 Virginians who lost their home after failing to pay a SunTrust bank loan, you may soon be receiving cash. 229 more words