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Va. AG Asks Justices to Stay Anti-Sodomy Ruling

Virginia’s attorney general is asking the U.S. Supreme Court to stay a lower court’s decision striking down the state’s anti-sodomy law while the case is on appeal.


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Virginia AG Appeals Sodomy Ruling

Attorney General Kenneth Cuccinelli on Tuesday asked the U.S. Supreme Court to uphold Virginia’s anti-sodomy law.


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Appeals Court Strikes Down Va. Anti-Sodomy Law

A federal appeals court has ruled Virginia’s anti-sodomy law unconstitutional.


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Virginia Jail Officer Charged In Plot To Hurt Inmate

Police say a jail officer in Prince William County plotted to have a man arrested and then leave him exposed to a sexual assault at the jail.


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Bills Targeting Sex Offenders Advance In Virginia

The Courts of Justice Committee endorsed a bill backed by Rep. Gov. Bob McDonnell to impose a mandatory life prison term for anyone tried as an adult and convicted of raping a child under the age of 13.

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