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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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Court: Va. Airport Stripping Lawsuit Can Move Forward

A federal appeals court says a lawsuit filed by a man arrested after stripping to his running shorts at a Richmond airport checkpoint to protest security procedures can move forward.


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Supreme Court: Can Police Detain Without Warrant?

The Supreme Court will decide whether police can follow and detain a suspect while they wait for a search warrant, even after the suspect leaves the area that the police want to search.


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Corporate Campaign Donations Law Before Appeals Court In Virginia

A judge’s ruling striking down the ban on corporate contributions to federal candidates is up for review by an appeals court in Virginia.


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U.S. Circuit Court of Appeals Hears 11 Virginia Prisoners Claiming Unfair Parole Denial

A lawsuit claiming thousands of Virginia inmates have been unfairly denied parole is going before a federal appeals court in Richmond.