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Huguely’s lawyers want UVa. lacrosse slaying suit delayed

CHARLOTTESVILLE, Va. — Attorneys for a former University of Virginia lacrosse player convicted of killing his ex-girlfriend want a wrongful death lawsuit against him suspended until the criminal case ends. George Huguely’s lawyers filed a motion this week in Charlottesville ...

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Frederick Co. deputy defends stun gun use in death case

A former Frederick County sheriff’s deputy has testified in a wrongful death case that he used a stun gun on a prone and unresponsive man because he believed he posed a credible threat. The Frederick News-Post reports that former Cpl. ...

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US judges OK cameras for televising civil trials

WASHINGTON — The nation’s federal judges agreed Tuesday to a pilot project that could televise some civil trials — 16 years after the judges ended a similar experiment. Appeals court judge David Sentelle told reporters that many of the details ...

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