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Homeless person San Francisco
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Jeff Katz
May 07, 2020 - 2:38 pm
The San Francisco Department of Health is handing out free drugs, alcohol and cigarettes to homeless people so they don't violate quarantine. Click here to get more details.
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WRVA News
April 06, 2020 - 12:33 pm
Virginia Distilleries Granted Temporary Direct to Consumer Shipping Privileges
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Gun display
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Jeff Katz
March 17, 2020 - 2:18 pm
The mayor of New Orleans has issued an emergency coronavirus order that gives her the power to ban the sale of guns. Read more below.
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Jeff Katz
March 16, 2020 - 6:26 pm
A mayor in Illinois signed an executive order because of the coronavirus, but the order gives her the power to ban sales of guns, ammunition and alcohol. Get more details below!
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Henrico Police looking for a suspect in the larceny of alcohol from an ABC Store on Glenside (Photo Credit: Henrico Police)
(Photo Credit: Henrico Police)
WRVA News
February 24, 2020 - 9:30 am
(HENRICO COUNTY, Va.) -- Henrico Police are looking for a guy who is accused of taking alcohol from the ABC store at the 4000 block of Glenside Drive. Police say on two occasions, once last Tuesday, February 18 and again on Sunday, February 23, the male suspect hit the ABC store. Henrico Police...
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July 16, 2019 - 2:26 pm
RICHMOND, Va. (AP) — A federal appeals court has reinstated a lawsuit challenging a Virginia law that allows police to arrest and jail people designated as "habitual drunkards" if they are caught with alcohol. The 4th U.S. Circuit Court of Appeals ruled Tuesday that the challenge to Virginia's so-...
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Appeals court to hear challenge to 'habitual drunkard' law.  (Dreamstime)
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January 30, 2019 - 11:52 am
RICHMOND, Va. (AP) - A federal appeals court is set to reconsider a challenge to a Virginia law that allows police to arrest people designated as "habitual drunkards" if they are caught with alcohol. In August, a three-judge panel of the 4th U.S. Circuit Court of Appeals upheld a lower court judge...
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May 17, 2018 - 12:30 pm
DENISE LAVOIE, AP Legal Affairs Writer RICHMOND, Va. (AP) - A federal appeals court is weighing a challenge to a Virginia law that allows police to arrest "habitual drunkards" and send them to jail for up to a year for possessing alcohol. A survey conducted by the Legal Aid Justice Center shows...
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