Tag: virginia court of appeals

Justice Matters with Bryan Porter: Prosecutors should temper zeal with kindness

In the 2012 case of “Tuma v. Commonwealth,” the Virginia Court of Appeals made an important observation about the ethical responsibilities of prosecutors. In...

Alexandria serial killer loses appeal

By James Cullum | jcullum@alextimes.com Charles Severance, who is serving a life sentence plus 48 years for the murders of Nancy Dunning, Ronald Kirby and Ruthanne...