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Former U.Va. lacrosse player Huguely gets 23 years for slaying ex

CHARLOTTESVILLE, Va. — A former University of Virginia lacrosse player who killed his ex-girlfriend in a drunken rage received a 23-year prison sentence Thursday in a case that forever changed the school’s attitudes toward relationship violence and made it easier ...

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Huguely to be sentenced in beating death

CHARLOTTESVILLE, Va. — A Roman Catholic priest has testified that a former University of Virginia lacrosse player convicted of killing his ex-girlfriend is a spiritual person who displayed no anger or aggression in his presence. The Rev. Joseph Scordo testified ...

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Huguely denied new trial in U.Va. slaying

CHARLOTTESVILLE, Va. — Former University of Virginia lacrosse player George Huguely V lost his bid for a new trial in the slaying of his ex-girlfriend Wednesday, with the judge in the case saying there was ample evidence to support his ...

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Huguely’s sentencing won’t be delayed

CHARLOTTESVILLE, Va. — The sentencing of a former University of Virginia lacrosse player convicted of killing his ex-girlfriend will be held as scheduled later this month. Media outlets say a Charlottesville Circuit Court judge on Monday denied George Huguely’s request ...

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Judge bars cameras in at Huguely’s sentencing

CHARLOTTESVILLE, Va. — Cameras will be barred from the courtroom when a former University of Virginia lacrosse player is sentenced on second-degree murder and grand larceny charges. Charlottesville Circuit Court Judge Edward Hogshire on Wednesday rejected requests by local media ...

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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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Hopkins, U.Va. to offer free online courses

Johns Hopkins University and the University of Virginia plan to offer free online courses under an agreement announced Tuesday. Online platform Coursera said that the two schools are among 12 institutions that plan to offer the free, non-credit courses through ...

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