Virginia law

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February 22, 2019 - 8:26 am
RICHMOND, Va. (AP) — Virginia Gov. Ralph Northam has signed legislation banning people under 21 from buying tobacco and nicotine products, a measure enacted in a state known historically for its tobacco production. The Richmond Times-Dispatch reports the bill, signed Thursday, received bipartisan...
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Appeals court to hear challenge to 'habitual drunkard' law.  (Dreamstime)
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January 30, 2019 - 11:52 am
RICHMOND, Va. (AP) - A federal appeals court is set to reconsider a challenge to a Virginia law that allows police to arrest people designated as "habitual drunkards" if they are caught with alcohol. In August, a three-judge panel of the 4th U.S. Circuit Court of Appeals upheld a lower court judge...
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