A Tilghman Island fisherman has been sentenced to a year in prison for illegally harvesting and selling more than 185,000 pounds of striped bass.
An appeals courts’ decision to strike down Virginia’s same-sex marriage ban adds to the growing list of decrees on a hot-button issue that will likely end up being decided by the U.S. Supreme Court.
A federal court has ordered the U.S. government to pay $50,000 to a conservative group that says confidential information from its tax returns about its donors was published on the website of a political opponent.
Former Gov. Bob McDonnell was greeted with applause from several hundred Virginia Republicans at a political cookout.
A judge says he’ll rule Tuesday on key defense requests in the federal corruption prosecution of former Virginia Gov. Bob McDonnell.
The U.S. Senate has confirmed two men to serve as judges on U.S. District Court in Greenbelt, Maryland.
A politically connected restaurant owner from Washington’s Chinatown neighborhood and his son have pleaded guilty to making illegal payments to the head of the city’s taxicab commission.
Nearly half of immigrants facing deportation have won their cases in the last year, says study.
A federal judge was set to hear arguments Tuesday on whether Virginia’s ban on gay marriage should be struck down, which is the position the state’s newly elected Democratic attorney general has endorsed in a move that angered many Republican lawmakers.
A federal judge is limiting what former Virginia Gov. Bob McDonnell and his wife, Maureen, can discuss with friends and family before their trial on corruption charges.