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Bill Dealing With Campus Sexual Assaults Advances

A bill that deals with campus sexual assaults remains alive in Richmond.

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Virginia March For Justice At State Capitol

Community activists, including Charlottesville area residents, mobilized for Virginia March For Justice.

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More Pledges At UVA Fraternities, Sororities

University of Virginia Greek houses have more students pledging them this semester.

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Virginia Republicans Pick New Chair

Virginia's Republican Party has chosen a new leader.

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Republicans Oust 5th District Committee Chair

The chairman of the Republican committee for the Fifth Congressional District has been ousted.

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State Senate Considers Bill Dealing With Primaries

The State Senate is considering a bill that would let a political party create the rules for its primary elections.

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Boyd Challenges Dittmar’s Latest Message To VDOT

Retiring Albemarle Supervisor Ken Boyd challenges a message Chairwoman Jane Dittmar sent to VDOT.

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Panel Rejects Adoptions By Unmarried Gay Partners

A State Senate panel has rejected a bill allowing adoption by the partners of unmarried gay parents.

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Judge Hands Claire Ogilvie Four Year Prison Term

A judge has sentenced Claire Ogilvie to four years in prison for a 2014 incident at the home of a local lawmaker.

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Albemarle Supervisors Oppose Bell Budget Amendment

Members say they never saw Delegate Rob Bell’s bill, which might kill the Rio Road/29 North interchange.

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Koleszar Runs Again For Albemarle School Board

Steve Koleszar is seeking a sixth term on the Albemarle School Board.

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Governor McAuliffe Released From Hospital

A two-hour surgical procedure drained 1.5 liters of blood from a punctured lung.

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Morrissey Indicted On Perjury, Forgery Counts

Henrico Delegate Joe Morrissey has been indicted on pejury and forgery counts.

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Coalition Still Mad About Registrar Office Events

City Democrats, Republicans and Tea Partiers are still upset about problems in the Registrar's Office

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Recommended Sentence For Maureen McDonnell

A federal agency has a recommendation for a prison sentence for Maureen McDonnell.

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Bill To Amend Personal Property Tax Procedure

The Regional Chamber of Commerce wants to amend a procedure dealing with the personal property tax.

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Lawmaker Wants Higher Threshold For Reckless Driving

Delegate Jeff Campbell (R- Saltville) wants Virginia to raise the threshold for reckless driving.

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Longtime Madison Prosecutor Will Retire

The Commonwealth's Attorney of Madison County will retire January 31st.

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Smith Seeks New Term As Greene Sheriff

Incumbent Greene County Sheriff Steve Smith is seeking a new term.

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Governor Recuperates From Recent Accident

Governor McAuliffe had an overnight hospital stay following rib-breaking injury in Africa.

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