M ORE L AW
LEXAPEDIA
Salus Populi Suprema Lex Esto

 
Home
Verdicts
and
Decisions
Search Database
Recent Cases
Cases By Subject
Report A Case
Lawyers
Search Directory
By State & City
Add A
Lawyer Listing
Court
Reporters
Recent Listings
Search
By States & City
Add A Basic
Reporter Listing
Expert
Witnesses
Recent Listings
Search Directory
By State & Expertise
Add A Basic
Expert Witness
Listing
MoreLaw
Store
The Store
Recent Listings
(Search)
Add A Basic
Classified Ad
Links
County Seats
State Links
Information
About MoreLaw
Contact MoreLaw
Virginia Adverse Possession Law
 
DONALD ARTHUR HERRINGTON v. COMMONWEALTH OF VIRGINIA

A jury convicted Herrington of possession of a Schedule I or II controlled substance with
the intent to sell or distribute in violation of Code § 18.2-248. Herrington appealed his
conviction to the Court of Appeals, which affirmed the conviction in an unpublished opinion.
Herrington was charged by warrant of arrest with possession of a Schedule I or II
controlled substance wi... More...
   $0 (04-10-2016 - VA)

Michael Paul Reid v. Commonwealth of Virginia

At trial, two witnesses (Christina Etienne and Alexander Williams, or “the victims”)
testified to similar interactions with Reid, although their interactions occurred months apart. On
both occasions, while driving near the Newport News Shipyard, Reid flagged the victim down.
He told them that he worked at the Shipyard and that his car had been towed for parking
illegally. He... More...
   $0 (03-28-2016 - VA)

Justina Alice Dunne v. Commonwealth of Virginia

“When considering a challenge to the sufficiency of evidence on appeal, we review the
evidence in the light most favorable to the prevailing party at trial and consider all inferences
fairly deducible from that evidence.” Jones v. Commonwealth, 276 Va. 121, 124, 661 S.E.2d
412, 414 (2008).
In February of 2014, Conner Sullivan, a student at the Virginia Military Institute
... More...
   $0 (03-28-2016 - VA)

Christian John Prekker v. Commonwealth of Virginia

In 2012, while seventeen years old, appellant was adjudicated delinquent for two instances
of violating Code § 18.2-248(G), possession with intent to distribute imitation cocaine. The
violations of Code § 18.2-248(G) would have been non-violent felonies if appellant had been an
adult when he committed the offenses. Appellant does not dispute that he was over the age of
fiftee... More...
   $0 (03-28-2016 - VA)

Juan Daniel Vaca Diez Nunez v. Commonwealth of Virginia

Nunez was charged under Code § 18.2-250 with possession of an illegal drug. On
September 9, 2013, he entered a plea of guilty to the charge. After hearing the Commonwealth’s
proffer of evidence, the trial court found the evidence sufficient for guilt but withheld the finding of
guilt. The court ordered a presentence report and scheduled a hearing for November 15, 2013.
At... More...
   $0 (03-28-2016 - VA)

United States of America v. Travis France

Travis Nathaniel France pled guilty pursuant to a plea agreement to possession with intent to distribute 50 grams or more of cocaine base, in violation of 21 U.S.C. § 841(a)(1), (b)(1)(A) (2012), and was sentenced in December 2009 as a career offender to 262 months’ imprisonment. See U.S. Sentencing Guidelines Manual § 4B1.1. He later filed an 18 U.S.C. § 3582(c)(2) (2012) motion to reduce his s... More...   $0 (02-02-2016 - VA)

United States of America v. Benjamin Frank Barrett, Jr.

NEWPORT NEWS, Va. – Benjamin Frank Barrett, Jr., 47, of Hampton, was sentenced today to 264 months in prison, followed by 10 years of supervised release for his participation in a conspiracy to distribute and possession with intent to distribute heroin and fentanyl, as well as distribution of fentanyl which resulted in death.

Barrett pleaded guilty on Oct. 5, 2015. According to court doc... More...
   $0 (01-13-2016 - VA)

United States of America v. Eduardo Bueno

NORFOLK, Va. – Eduardo Bueno, 41, of Portsmouth, was indicted by a federal grand jury today on charges of distribution and possession of child pornography.

According to the indictment and other court documents, law enforcement authorities were alerted when a customer attempted to save images of minors engaging in sexually explicit conduct on their internet cloud account. Homeland Securit... More...
   $0 (01-20-2016 - VA)

US v. Jeremy Saunders

Jeremy Lynn Saunders pled guilty to conspiracy to distribute narcotics, in violation of 21 U.S.C. §§ 846, 841(a)(1), (b)(1)(A) (2012), and possession of a firearm in furtherance of a drug trafficking crime, in violation of 18 U.S.C. § 924(c) (2012). The district court sentenced him to a term of 300 months in prison. In accordance with Anders v. California, 386 U.S. 738 (1967), Saunders’ attorney... More...   $0 (01-07-2016 - VA)

United States of America v. Irek Ilgiz Hamidullin

Richmond, VA - Irek Ilgiz Hamidullin, 55, a Russian national and former Russian army tank commander, was sentenced today to life plus 30 years in prison for conspiring to shoot down American helicopters and to kill U.S. and Afghan soldiers, conspiring to use a weapon of mass destruction, and several other charges relating to an attack he led on U.S. and Afghan forces in Afghanistan in November 200... More...   $0 (12-03-2015 - VA)

United States of America v. Eddie K. Mazell

Norfolk, VA - Portsmouth Man Sentenced for Role in Heroin Distribution Operation

Eddie K. Mazell, II, 30, of Portsmouth, was sentenced today to 48 months in prison for possession with intent to distribute heroin.

Mazell pleaded guilty on Sept. 4, 2015. According to court documents, a canine unit from the Norfolk Police Department alerted on a Federal Express package for the pre... More...
   $0 (12-04-2015 - VA)

United States v. Freeman

On September 25, 2014, a federal grand jury returned a two-count indictment charging Defendant Ralph Freeman ("Defendant") with one count of receipt of child pornography in violation of 18 U.S.C. § 2252(a)(2) ("Count One") and one count of possession of child pornography in violation of 18 U.S.C. § 2252(a)(4) ("Count Two"). [Dkt. 16.] On November 20, 2014 [Dkt. 49], and again on the first day of t... More...   $0 (12-06-2015 - VA)

United States of America v. Theodore M. Vann a/k/a/ "Flatline"

Norfolk, VA - Leader of Portsmouth Bloods Gang Sentenced to 16 Years in Prison

Theodore M. Vann, aka Flatline, 33, of Portsmouth, who was the highest-ranking member of the Gorilla Mafia Piru, a Bloods gang set based in Portsmouth, was sentenced today to 192 months in prison for conspiracy to distribute heroin and being a felon in possession of a firearm. In connection with this convictio... More...
   $0 (11-16-2015 - VA)

Dominique Desmond Hampton v. Commonwealth of Virginia

Dominique Desmond Hampton (“Hampton”) appeals his convictions from the Circuit
Court of the City of Danville (the “circuit court”) for possession of a firearm by a violent felon in
violation of Code § 18.2-308.2, breaking and entering while armed with a deadly weapon in
violation of Code § 18.2-90, and use of a firearm in the commission of robbery in violation of
Code § 18.2-53... More...
   $0 (11-17-2015 - VA)

United States of America v. Lawrence Monte Morgan

Alexandria, VA - Straw Purchaser of Gun Used in Multiple D.C. Shootings Sentenced

Lawrence Monte Morgan, 24, of Waldorf, Maryland, was sentenced to one year and one day in prison, followed by two years of supervised release, for his role in the illegal purchase of 12 guns, including one gun that was used in multiple shootings in Washington, D.C.

“Prosecuting straw purchasers is... More...
   $0 (11-06-2015 - VA)

United States of America v. Wesley Paul Hadsell

Norfolk, VA - Norfolk Man Pleads Guilty to Felon in Possession of Ammunition Charge

Wesley Paul Hadsell, 37, of Norfolk, pleaded guilty to the charge of being a felon in possession of ammunition.

In a statement of facts filed with the plea agreement, Hadsell admitted that on Dec. 23, 2013, he purchased ammunition at Bob’s Gun Shop in Norfolk. He further admitted that on Dec. 31,... More...
   $0 (11-06-2015 - VA)

United States of America v. Michael Newman

Newport News, VA - Richmond Man Pleads Guilty to Drug Charges

Michael Newman, 37 of Richmond, pleaded guilty today to charges of conspiring to distribute marijuana and ethylone.

According to a statement of facts filed with the plea agreement, Newman was located at a closed gas station in James City County on May 10, 2015, and found to be in possession of marijuana, ethylone, drug... More...
   $0 (10-22-2015 - VA)

United States of America v. Cornelius J. Gaymon

Norfolk, VA - Norfolk Men Sentenced for Possession with Intent to Distribute Heroin and other Narcotics

Cornelius J. Gaymon, 35, of Norfolk, a 10-time convicted felon, was sentenced today to 151 months in prison for possession with intent to distribute heroin. Co-conspirator Tedrick O. Speller, 33, of Norfolk, was sentenced to 84 months in prison on Oct. 5, 2015.

Gaymon pleaded ... More...
   $0 (10-23-2015 - VA)

Escamilla v. Superintendent

Felipe Melendez Escamilla was admitted to the United States as a lawful permanent
resident in 1999. He was arrested in 2003, after being caught removing radios from automobiles,
and charged with one count of grand larceny and three counts of tampering with a vehicle.
Escamilla pled guilty in the General District Court of Stafford County to petit larceny and to the
three misde... More...
   $0 (10-29-2015 - VA)

United States of America v. Khadim Mybogye Taylor

Richmond, VA - Richmond Felon Caught with Gun and Ammunition Pleads Guilty

Khadim Myboye Taylor, 29, of Richmond, pleaded guilty to charges of possession of a weapon by a previously convicted felon.

In a statement of facts filed with the plea agreement, Taylor was a passenger in a vehicle driven by his co-defendant, Joshua Brooks, 28, of Richmond, when Richmond police officers st... More...
   $0 (10-20-2015 - VA)

United States of America v. Philip Barnard, Jr.

Alexandria, VA - McLean Man Sentenced to Prison for Gold Investment Fraud Scheme

Philip Barnard, Jr., 54, of McLean, was sentenced to 63 months in prison, followed by three years of supervised release for one count of wire fraud and three counts of money laundering for his role in a gold investment fraud scheme involving multiple investors and up to $1 million in investor deposits. Barna... More...
   $0 (10-13-2015 - VA)

Jarrell v. Hospital for Special Care

To make out a prima facie case of discrimination in violation of Title VII, a plaintiff has the burden of establishing that: (1) he is a member of a protected class; (2) he performed the job satisfactorily or was qualified for the position; (3) an adverse employment action took place; and (4) the action occurred under circumstances giving rise to an inference of discrimination. See McDonnell Doug... More...   $0 (09-25-2015 - VA)

American Tradition Inst. v. Rector and Visitors

In this appeal, we consider whether the Circuit Court of Prince William County ("trial court") erred by denying a request for disclosure of certain documents under the Virginia Freedom of Information Act ("VFOIA"), Code § 2.2-3700 et seq., and whether a public body may impose charges for the cost of reviewing documents under the statutory exclusion.

Dr. Michael Mann ("Professor Mann") i... More...
   $0 (09-20-2015 - VA)

Owens v. DRS Automotive FantomWorks, Inc.

This appeal arises out of a dispute concerning the repair and renovation of an antique automobile. It requires us to decide whether the plaintiffs' evidence was sufficient to support their allegations of both common law fraud and violations of the Virginia Consumer Protection Act ("VCPA"), Code § 59.1-196, et seq.

In July 2012, Virginia Beach residents Richard L. Owens, Sr. and his wife... More...
   $0 (09-20-2015 - VA)

Synchronized Constr. Servs. v. Prav Lodging

In this appeal we consider whether a general contractor, who has no pecuniary interest in the bond posted to release the real estate subject to a subcontractor's mechanic's lien, is a necessary party to a subcontractor's mechanic's lien enforcement action.

In 2008, Prav Lodging, L.L.C. ("Prav") acquired a parcel of real estate in Orange County, Virginia to build a hotel facility. Secure... More...
   $0 (09-20-2015 - VA)

Lee v. Spoden

In 1994, Lee started SHC, a consulting company providing services to healthcare
organizations and professionals. In 1995, Lee and Spoden married. That same year, Lee granted Spoden a 50% ownership interest in SHC.1 In 2004, SHC purchased real property in Sarasota,
Florida (the “Florida Property”).
In 2009, Spoden filed for divorce. As part of the divorce proceeding, Lee and Spo... More...
   $0 (09-18-2015 - VA)

SD3, LLC; Sawstop, LLC v. Black & Decker (U.S.), Inc.

SD3, LLC and its subsidiary, SawStop, LLC (together, “SawStop”), contend that several major table-saw manufacturers conspired to boycott SawStop’s safety technology and corrupt a private safety-standard-setting process, all with the aim of keeping that technology off the market. Consequently, SawStop sued nearly two dozen saw manufacturers and affiliated entities, alleging that they violated § 1 o... More...   $0 (09-15-2015 - VA)

United States of America v. 37 Gang Members

ALEXANDRIA, Va. – A multi-year investigation into the Nine Trey Gangsters Bloods criminal street gang, a set of the East Coast United Blood Nation, concluded yesterday as the final defendant in the district wide investigation pleaded guilty.

The Organized Crime Drug Enforcement Task Force (OCDETF) investigation into the Nine Trey Gangsters, designated Operation Ruby Red and Operation Full... More...
   $0 (09-04-2015 - VA)

United States of America v. Antonio Frazier

In January 2014, Frazier was approached by police in a housing project in Richmond, Virginia. He began to run, but he slipped and fell. As Frazier lay on the ground, officers observed a black semi-automatic Ruger 9mm handgun in his hand. Frazier was arrested. A search of his person revealed a clear, plastic sandwich bag that contained seven individually wrapped plastic bag corners, which Frazi... More...   $0 (08-30-2015 - VA)

United States of America v. Mohamed Ali SAid a/k/a Mohammed Said, a/k/a Maxamad Cali Saciid

In early 2010, a group of seven Somalis — including defendants Mohamed Ali Said, Mohamed Abdi Jama, and Abdicasiis Cabaase — boarded a small skiff and entered the Gulf of Aden (in the Indian Ocean between the Arabian Peninsula and the Horn of Africa), intending to seize a merchant ship at sea. Their objective was foiled by the British warship HMS Chatham, which was conducting a counter-piracy miss... More...   $0 (08-14-2015 - VA)

United States of America v. Irek Hamidullin

Richmond, VA - The United States of America charged Irek Hamidullin, age 55, who was captured on the battle field in Afghanistan was charged by the Government with:

Count: 1 Citation: 18:2339A.F Offense Level: 4
18:2339A: CONSPIRACY TO PROVIDE MATERIAL SUPPORT TO TERRORISTS
Count: 10 Citation: 18:2332AA.F Offense Level: 4
18:2332a: CONSPIRACY TO USE A WEA... More...
   $0 (08-08-2015 - VA)

United States of America v. John Riley Morefield

Abingdon, VA - Tennessee Man Sentenced for Stealing Government Property

A Laurel Bloomery, Tenn. man, who pled guilty to a pair of counts related to the theft of government equipment, was sentenced today in the United States District Court of the Western District of Virginia in Abingdon.

John Riley Morefield, 33, of Laurel Bloomery, Tenn., previously pled guilty to one count of ... More...
   $0 (07-20-2015 - VA)

United States of America v. Jason Gregory Colley

Alexandria, VA - Luray Man Pleads Guilty to Tampering With Evidence For Moving Body Of Drug Overdose Victim

Jason Gregory Colley, 36, of Luray, Virginia, pleaded guilty to tampering with evidence for moving the body of a drug overdose victim.

In a statement of facts filed with the plea agreement, on or about Sept. 12, 2014, Colley sold cocaine to Jason Laytham, 37, of Leesburg, V... More...
   $0 (07-22-2015 - VA)

United States of America v. Philip Barnard, Jr.

Alexandria, VA - Mclean Man Pleads Guilty to Gold Investment Fraud Scheme - Involved multiple investors and up to $1 million in investor deposits

On the third day of trial, after prosecutors had presented 10 witnesses and entered over 200 exhibits into evidence, Philip Barnard, Jr., 54, of McLean, Virginia, pleaded guilty yesterday to one count of wire fraud and three counts of money laun... More...
   $0 (07-27-2015 - VA)

Virginia Poindexter v. Mercedes-Benz Credit

Virginia M. Poindexter appeals the district court’s grant of summary judgment to Mercedes-Benz Credit Corporation (“MBCC”) on her claims arising from MBCC’s failure to timely release a lien placed on her residence after she satisfied her underlying debt obligation. For the reasons set forth below, we affirm the district court’s judgment.
I.
In April 2001, Poindexter purchased an Audi sedan... More...
   $0 (07-10-2015 - VA)

Milo Shamas v. Margaret A. Focarino

The Lanham Act, 15 U.S.C. §§ 1051-1141n, provides that a dissatisfied trademark applicant may seek review of an adverse ruling on his trademark application either by appealing the ruling to the Court of Appeals for the Federal Circuit, id. § 1071(a)(1), or by commencing a de novo action in a federal district court, id. § 1071(b)(1). If he elects to proceed in a district court and no adverse pa... More...   $0 (04-23-2015 - VA)

United States of America v. Justin Katz

HARRISONBURG, VIRGINIA – A Winchester, Virginia man who previously pleaded guilty to two charges related to child pornography, was sentenced late yesterday in the United States District Court for the Western District of Virginia in Harrisonburg.

Justin Katz, 22, of Winchester, Va., previously pled guilty to one count of possession of child pornography and one count of distribution of ch... More...
   $0 (01-23-2015 - VA)

United States of America v. Vicki Chilton Mullen and Gregory Daniel Mullen

ROANOKE, VIRGINIA – A Roanoke woman, who fraudulently used her employer’s DEA Registration Number to illegally prescribe controlled prescription drugs to her son, daughter-in-law, and others, pled guilty this morning in the United States District Court for the Western District of Virginia in Roanoke.

Vicki Chilton Mullen, 63, of Roanoke, Va. and her son, Gregory Daniel Mullen, 39, of ... More...
   $0 (02-11-2015 - VA)

United States of America v. Rafaiel Ivey

ABINGDON, VIRGINIA – Acting United States Attorney Anthony P. Giorno announced today that two federal inmates currently serving federal prison sentences have been sentenced to serve additional federal time after they conspired to possess with the intent to distribute heroin while housed at the United States Penitentiary Lee.

Rafaiel Ivey, 38, and Trent Antwine, 50, were sentenced in th... More...
   $0 (04-09-2015 - VA)

United States of America v. Fernando Glenn

ABINGDON, VIRGINIA – Acting United States Attorney Anthony P. Giorno announced today that two federal inmates have been sentenced to serve additional federal jail time after they possessed and attempted to possess cell phones and tobacco while housed at the United States Penitentiary Lee and the adjoining Satellite Prison Camp.

Fernando Glenn, 32, and Robert Wilson, 40, were sentenced ... More...
   $0 (04-09-2015 - VA)

 
 
Home | Add Attorney | Add Expert | Add Court Reporter | Sign In
Find-A-Lawyer By City | Find-A-Lawyer By State and City | Articles | Recent Lawyer Listings
Verdict Corrections | Link Errors | Advertising | Editor | Privacy Statement
© 1996-2016 MoreLaw, Inc. - All rights reserved.