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Jeff Katz
December 19, 2019 - 3:48 pm
Two people werer arrested Thursday morning for vandalizing a statue of Stonewall Jackson in Court Square Park in Charlottesville, VA. According to police, the two suspects used a rock hammer to damage the letters and foot of the statue. The identities of the suspects have not yet been released...
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December 17, 2018 - 2:06 pm
CHARLOTTESVILLE, Va. (AP) — A lawsuit seeking to stop the removal of a statue of Confederate Gen. Robert E. Lee from Charlottesville, Virginia, will now also cover the statue of another Confederate general, Stonewall Jackson. The Daily Progress reported Friday that Judge Richard E. Moore approved...
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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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(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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