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FILE - In this July 22, 2013, file photo, a youth looks over the Norman Rockwell exhibition in Salt Lake City, featuring his Boy Scout-themed paintings.  (AP Photo/Rick Bowmer, File)
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WRVA News
January 07, 2020 - 12:05 pm
By DAVID CRARY AP National Writer A team of lawyers filed a lawsuit Monday in federal court in Washington, D.C., seeking to establish the nation’s capital as a venue for men across the U.S. to sue the Boy Scouts of America for allegedly failing to protect them from long-ago sexual abuse at the...
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December 06, 2019 - 9:33 am
ALEXANDRIA, Va. (AP) — A federal judge is scheduled to hear arguments on whether he should toss out a libel lawsuit filed by Virginia's lieutenant governor. Justin Fairfax sued CBS in federal court in Alexandria after it aired interviews with two women who have accused him of sexual assault. The...
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Jeff Katz
December 05, 2019 - 2:26 pm
Hospital groups around the U.S. are suing the Trump administration over a new federal law that would require them to reveal the discounted prices they offer insurance companies on numerous procedures. According to the New York Times, the groups claim that the new rule is "is unlawful, several times...
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November 14, 2019 - 2:41 pm
By ELANA SCHOR, Associated Press The white nationalist rally that took a deadly turn in Charlottesville, Virginia, during the summer of 2017 shocked Americans with its front-row view of hatred on the rise. But weeks before the violence, organizers were making preparations for the gathering in a...
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November 11, 2019 - 5:44 pm
By ERIC TUCKER Associated Press WASHINGTON (AP) — White House acting chief of staff Mick Mulvaney is facing opposition, including from a former Trump administration adviser, in his bid to join a lawsuit over testimony in the House impeachment inquiry. The opposition from Charles Kupperman, the...
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October 31, 2019 - 2:42 pm
RICHMOND, Va. (AP) — Virginia's attorney general has filed a new lawsuit over the opioid crisis, even as the top lawyers in some states are pushing to settle claims over powerful prescription painkillers. Mark Herring filed a lawsuit Thursday against Teva Pharmaceuticals USA, saying it and a...
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October 27, 2019 - 5:17 pm
PAUL DAVENPORT Associated Press PHOENIX (AP) — A lawsuit filed against Southwest Airlines by a flight attendant alleges pilots on a 2017 flight had an iPad streaming video from a hidden camera in a bathroom in one of the airline's jets. Southwest responded Saturday by denying it places cameras in...
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Attorneys Linda Singer and Mark Lanier hug outside the U.S. Federal courthouse, Monday, Oct. 21, 2019, in Cleveland. Both Singer and Lanier are the plaintiffs attorneys.   (AP Photo/Tony Dejak)
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WRVA News
October 21, 2019 - 11:51 am
By JULIE CARR SMYTH and GEOFF MULVIHILL Associated Press CLEVELAND (AP) — The nation's three biggest drug distributors and a major drugmaker reached a $260 million settlement with two Ohio counties over the deadly havoc wreaked by opioids, just hours before the first federal trial over the crisis...
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FILE - In this Jan. 23, 2019, file photo, the Trump International Hotel near sunset in Washington. (AP Photo/Alex Brandon, File)
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October 16, 2019 - 12:06 pm
By DENISE LAVOIE AP Legal Affairs Writer RICHMOND, Va. (AP) — A federal appeals court will reconsider a ruling from a three-judge panel that threw out a lawsuit accusing President Donald Trump of illegally profiting off the presidency through his luxury Washington hotel. The Richmond-based 4th U.S...
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October 12, 2019 - 8:27 am
By REGINA GARCIA CANO Associated Press BALTIMORE (AP) — Alyse and Elmer Sanchez were thrilled when they survived their "green card" interview, a crucial step in obtaining lawful status in the United States. She texted her family from the immigration office as relief washed over her: The officer had...
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