Legal Blog

“A Republican Against Prisons”

Read Chase Madar’s article, “A Republican Against Prisons” in The American Conservative, where he interviews Mark Earley on prison reform, the incarceration state, and Mark’s change of heart on criminal-justice policies. Here’s an excerpt: Chase Madar: What were some of the tough-on-crime policies you pushed for as state senator and then as Virginia’s attorney general? Mark […]


Lethal injections under ethical, legal scrutiny at UR symposium

Panelists at a University of Richmond Law Review symposium Friday criticized lethal injection as a flawed and sometimes inhumane death penalty method plagued by transparency issues. They discussed how the frequently used three-drug combination for lethal injection paralyzes the muscles so those being put to death can’t express pain they feel when the drugs are […]


Is Reckless Driving a Misdemeanor?

Yes, Reckless Driving in Virginia is a Class 1 misdemeanor. This often comes as a surprise to people who think they’ve just received another routine traffic ticket. Because of its misdemeanor status, there are several elements of this charge that will be different than a standard speeding ticket or other moving violation. You must be […]


Help! I live out of state! Do I have to come to my Reckless Driving court date?

I understand how difficult it can be to deal with a Reckless Driving charge long-distance. In many instances, I’m able to handle your case for you without you being present in the courtroom However, there are some circumstances that will require you to be present for your trial date. If you had difficulties with the […]


Why Is My Speeding Ticket Reckless Driving?

 Receiving a speeding ticket can be a stressful experience, and if you’ve been charged with Reckless Driving for speed it’s easy to be overwhelmed. I’m here to help! Often, people wonder why they’ve been charged with Reckless Driving for their speeding ticket. There are many reasons you can be charged with Reckless Driving but two […]

Next →

Website created by The Childress Agency, Inc.