Va. Attorney General Announces Police Minority Recruitment PlanAttorney General Mark Herring has announced an initiative to increase the number of minority police officers in Virginia.
Virginia AG Launching 2nd Annual Public Safety TourVirginia Attorney General Mark Herring is launching his second annual public safety tour of the state.
Uber, Lyft Given OK to Operate in VirginiaVirginia is allowing ride-sharing companies Uber and Lyft to operate under a temporary agreement between the companies and the state, officials said Wednesday.
Virginia, U-Va. Student Settle ABC Lawsuit for $212,500 Virginia's attorney general says a $212,500 settlement has been reached with a University of Virginia student who was arrested after her purchase of water was mistaken for beer.
Student Wins Lawsuit Against College After Being Ordered To Stop Preaching In School CourtyardA student has won a freedom of speech fight against his college after being ordered to stop preaching in a school courtyard.
Virginia AG Files Brief Supporting Gay Marriage Same-sex couples have the same right to marry as interracial heterosexual couples, Virginia's attorney general said Friday in papers urging an appellate court to uphold a judge's ruling that the state's gay marriage ban is unconstitutional.
Notice of Appeal in Va. Gay Marriage Ruling FiledThe Norfolk Circuit Court clerk said Monday that he plans to appeal a federal judge's ruling declaring the state's ban on same-sex marriages unconstitutional.
Court Hearing Set Over Gay Marriage Ban In Va.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.
Gay Marriage Fight Comes to Virginia CourtroomThe case is the first one in the South to reach oral arguments before a federal judge.
Dems' Win Puts Party on Cusp of Va. Senate ControlUndeterred by a snowstorm, thousands of voters in parts of Loudoun and Fairfax counties trudged to the polls to cast ballots in a special election that is likely to determine whether Democrats or Republicans control the state Senate.
Northern Virginia Election to Determine State's Senate ControlAfter months of squeaker elections and recounts, the race for control of Virginia's state Senate is coming down to a three-way special election in a northern Virginia swing district.
New AG Drops Outside Firms to Represent McDonnellAttorney General Mark Herring says the state is no longer going to pay outside law firms to represent former Republican Gov. Bob McDonnell and his staffers.