Robert E. Lee

Crews remove the Confederate Soldiers & Sailors Monument in Libby Hill Park, Wednesday, July 8, 2020, in Richmond, Va.
(AP Photo/Steve Helber)
AP News
July 08, 2020 - 8:07 pm
Richmond removes another Confederate statue and a memorial is dismantled
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Workers for The Virginia Department of General Services install concrete barriers around the statue of Confederate General Robert E. Lee on Monument Avenue Wednesday June 17, 2020, in Richmond, Va.
(AP Photo/Steve Helber)
AP News
June 18, 2020 - 12:28 pm
Plaintiff in Lee Monument lawsuit given 21 days to file a new complaint
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General Robert E. Lee monument in Richmond, Virginia
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WRVA News
June 17, 2020 - 3:54 pm
Plaintiff suing to keep statue in place offers compromise
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The Lee Monument on the morning (June 3, 2020) that Governor Ralph Northam ordered it removed.  (Matt Demlein, WRVA)
(Matt Demlein, WRVA)
WRVA News
June 12, 2020 - 7:21 pm
Virginia Attorney General requests 12 hour notice on hearings
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(Matt Demlein, WRVA)​
WRVA News
June 12, 2020 - 3:41 pm
One person was arrested and multiple people detained early Friday
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Ralph Northam
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Jeff Katz
January 10, 2020 - 5:15 pm
On Thursday, Gov. Ralph Northam proposed three different bills to the General Assembly, including one that would give localities in Virginia authority to decide whether or not to remove Confederate monuments and remove the Robert E. Lee statue at the U.S. Capitol. Northam says the bill is part of...
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(Matt Demlein, WRVA)​
February 28, 2019 - 11:00 am
RICHMOND, Va. (AP) — Virginia state government is holding a public hearing on a plan to enact permanent rules for rallies at a massive statue of Confederate General Robert E. Lee on Richmond's historic Monument Avenue. The Department of General Services announced Wednesday the hearing is set for...
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News Radio 1140 WRVA
August 22, 2018 - 12:51 pm
Richmond, Va. (wrva.com) - Richmond police are investigating vandalism which occurred early Wednesday morning at the AP Hill Statue. The statue, which sits at the intersection of Laburnum Avenue and Hermitage Road, is also Hill's gravesite. Police say someone threw a red paint-like substance on the...
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August 11, 2018 - 9:35 am
By MICHAEL KUNZELMAN , The Associated Press Charlottesville, VA (AP) - Police are blocking off streets and mobilizing hundreds of officers for the anniversary of a deadly white nationalist rally in Charlottesville, Virginia, alarming activists who plan to rally against the hatred and bloodshed that...
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News Radio 1140 WRVA
July 17, 2018 - 8:45 am
Charlottesville, Va. (1140wrva.com) -- Charottesville City Council voted again to change the name of two parks with Confederate statues. Councilors voted 4-1 to rename Emancipation Park as Market Street Park; until about a year ago it was Lee Park. And Justice Park, once known as Jackson Park,...
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