Lieutenant Governor Justin Fairfax

(Matt Demlein, WRVA)
July 10, 2019 - 3:15 pm
Richmond, Va. ( -- Lawyers for Lieutenant Governor Justin Fairfax have sent a letter to prosecutors in Durham, requesting, yet again, a criminal investigation into allegations that he raped Meredith Watson when both were students at Duke University in 2000. The letter also states...
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GOP Del. Rob Bell sent a letter to Democrats on Monday saying an upcoming special legislative session on gun laws could double as an opportunity for a bipartisan hearing on Lt. Gov. Justin Fairfax's behavior. (iStock / Getty Images Plus/traveler1116)
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June 18, 2019 - 2:47 pm
RICHMOND, Va. (AP) — Virginia Republicans are renewing their push to hold a legislative hearing into sexual assault allegations two women have made against the state's Democratic lieutenant governor. Democrats quickly opposed the request and called it a political stunt. GOP Del. Rob Bell sent a...
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(Matt Demlein, WRVA)
June 13, 2019 - 3:30 pm
Richmond, Va. ( - The two women accusing Lieutenant Governor Justin Fairfax of sexual assault have now responded, after Fairfax sent out letters to prosecutors in Boston and North Carolina, asking them to open criminal investigations into the women's claims. Vanessa Tyson accuses...
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Virginia Lt. Gov. Justin Fairfax is blasting his own political party for not letting him sponsor a table at major fundraising event. (twinsterphoto/iStock / Getty Images Plus)
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April 24, 2019 - 1:27 pm
RICHMOND, Va. (AP) - Virginia Lt. Gov. Justin Fairfax is blasting his own political party for not letting him sponsor a table at major fundraising event. The Democratic Party of Virginia recently rejected Fairfax's bid to donate $2,500 to pay for a table at the party's annual Blue Commonwealth...
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Just Fairfax for Lt. Gov
March 31, 2019 - 1:21 pm
Richmond, Va. ( - Just a day before an interview with one of his accusers was set to air on national TV, Lieutentant Governor Justin Fairfax issued a statement, saying polygraph tests show the accusations against him are false. Dr. Vanessa Tyson's interview with "CBS This Morning...
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February 13, 2019 - 12:41 pm
BOSTON (AP) — Boston's top prosecutor has offered to investigate allegations that Virginia Lt. Gov. Justin Fairfax sexually assaulted a woman in 2004, if the woman files a criminal complaint. A spokesman for Suffolk County District Attorney Rachael Rollins said Wednesday that the prosecutor has...
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(Scripps College via AP, File)
February 13, 2019 - 6:42 am
By PAUL ELIAS , Associated Press STANFORD, Calif. (AP) — A college professor avoided talking directly about her accusation that Virginia's lieutenant governor sexually assaulted her, but she wasn't shy about publicly discussing her research and thoughts on the growing number of women reporting...
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