Charlottesville

(Dreamstime)
May 31, 2018 - 6:19 pm
Charlottesville, VA _ Charlottesville Police confirm that one person is dead and a second still missing in that county following flooding, while rescuers in Madison County continue their search for a missing person as well. County Fire Chief Dan Eggleston says a man and woman were spotted outside a...
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May 29, 2018 - 3:26 pm
CHARLOTTESVILLE, Va. (AP) - A federal judge has dismissed a lawsuit against Charlottesville, its former police chief and the former Virginia State Police superintendent over their response to a white nationalist rally that descended into violence. A Verona-based law firm sued after the Aug. 12...
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(AP Photo/J. Scott Applewhite)
May 29, 2018 - 1:15 pm
By MARK SHERMAN , Associated Press WASHINGTON (AP) — The Supreme Court is putting limits on the ability of police to search vehicles when they do not have a search warrant. The court sided 8-1 Tuesday with a Virginia man who complained that police walked onto his driveway and pulled back a tarp...
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May 25, 2018 - 4:47 pm
CHARLOTTESVILLE, Va. (AP) — The Charlottesville city council has voted not to renew City Manager Maurice Jones' contract past its Dec. 7 expiration. Jones issued a statement Friday saying he has been honored to serve the community, including eight years as city manager. Jones described...
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(Dreamstime)
May 24, 2018 - 12:29 pm
CHARLOTTESVILLE, Va. (AP) — A federal judge is set to hear arguments from white nationalists and others that a lawsuit against them over last summer's deadly violence in Charlottesville should be dismissed. A hearing on motions from a number of defendants to dismiss the lawsuit brought by 10...
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May 17, 2018 - 5:28 pm
NEW ORLEANS (AP) - A federal magistrate has ordered former Ku Klux Klan leader David Duke to turn over his emails, social media messages and other communications about the white nationalist rally in Charlottesville, Virginia, that turned deadly last summer. U.S. Magistrate Judge Joseph Wilkinson's...
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May 08, 2018 - 1:33 pm
CHARLOTTESVILLE, Va. (AP) - A Baltimore Ku Klux Klan leader has pleaded no contest to firing a gun during a violent white nationalist rally in Charlottesville last summer. Court records show Richard W. Preston entered the plea Tuesday. He was charged with discharging a firearm within 1,000 feet of...
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(Lonoke County Sheriff's Office and Charlottesville Police Department via AP)
May 02, 2018 - 9:30 am
CHARLOTTESVILLE, Va. (AP) — A white Arkansas man charged in the beating of a black man during a violent white nationalist rally in Charlottesville has been found guilty of malicious wounding. Twenty-three-year-old Jacob Scott Goodwin was found guilty Tuesday for the August attack on 20-year-old...
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(Matt Demlein, WRVA)
April 23, 2018 - 12:38 pm
CHARLOTTESVILLE, Va. (AP) - Former Ku Klux Klan leader David Duke has asked a judge to block a subpoena in a federal lawsuit filed by 11 people injured during a violent clash between white nationalists and counterprotesters in Charlottesville last year. The plaintiffs are seeking to compel Duke to...
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Matt Demlein, WRVA
April 18, 2018 - 5:10 pm
Chesterfield, VA ( 1140wrva.com ) – Virginia State Police have named their helipad at their state headquarters in honor of Trooper-pilot Berke Bates. Bates was killed when his helicopter crashed during the Unite the Right Rally in Charlottesville last August. Lt. Jay Cullen was also on board. State...
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