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ASAP Good Behavior Violations in Virginia
Perhaps you haven’t broken any criminal or traffic laws since your DUI or Reckless Driving conviction. But now, your front door is decorated with a summons from your local court for a “Good Behavior Violation- Failure to Comply with ASAP.” What does this mean, and what do you do next? In this...
What Is A Closing and Why Do We Have Closings?
When you purchase a business, commercial property or even a home, the last step is called a closing. Occasionally, I am asked why there is such a thing as a closing. When you buy something that is mass produced, for example a cell phone, it is a fairly straight forward process. You check out...
A Fight Over A "Deadly Weapon"
What can be considered a "deadly weapon" in the state of Virginia? The answer is almost anything depending on how the object or instrument was used during a criminal act. However the inclusion of "deadly weapon" charges can have a tremendous impact on the minimum penalties applied should you be...