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Maureen McDonnell Sentenced To One Year, One Day In Prison

Maureen McDonnell has been sentenced to a total of 366 days in prison after being convicted of corruption charges.

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City School Board Approves Budget

The Charlottesville School Board has adopted a preliminary budget.

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Tebow Bill Clears Final Hurdle In General Assembly

Albemarle Delegate Rob Bell's legislation dealing with options for homeschooled students clears final hurdle.

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House Now Wants To Keep Brass Knuckles Illegal

The House of Delegates has changed its mind and now wants to keep brass knuckles illegal.

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Another Emotional Plea Regarding Lee-Jackson Day

City councilors have heard more emotional pleas regarding the observance of Lee-Jackson Day.

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State Senate Approves Tebow Bill

Delegate Rob Bell's legislation dealing with options for homeschooled students clears the State Senate.

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Governor Signs Lyft, Uber Law

The cyber ride-sharing companies’ temporary agreement has been replaced with permanent rules and regulations.

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Bencoach Gets Sworn In As City Registrar

Rosanna Bencoach has taken her oath as the Charlottesville General Registrar.

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Albemarle Teacher Pay Raise Could Come Sooner

The Albemarle Schools might accelerate the starting date for higher teacher pay.

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Recent Special Election Cost $58,000

Last month's three-way special election cost nearly $58,000.

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Smaller Pay Raise Proposed For City Teachers

The Charlottesville School Board is now expecting a smaller increase in employee salaries.

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GOP Urges Senate To Pass Education Bills

House Republicans want the State Senate to give prompt consideration to bills dealing with higher edcation.

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General Assembly OKs Marijuana Oils To Treat Epilepsy

Passage marks the state’s first-ever effective medical marijuana measure.

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Stricter Ethics Laws Approved

Lawmakers would be guided by stricter ethics laws under a measure approved by the General Assembly.

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Bill To Continue Lethal Injection Advances

The State Senate has approved a measure that maintains lethal injection as a form of capital punishment.

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House Approves Personal Property Tax-Related Bill

The House of Delegates has approved legislation dealing with personal property tax payments.

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Rio-29 Interchange Amendment NOT In House Budget

An amendment that called for more study of the proposed Rio-29 interchange is NOT included in the House version of the state budget.

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House Approves Bill To Purge Voter Rolls

The House of Delegates has approved a bill that deals with people who cam't serve as jurors.

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Morrissey Pleads Not Guilty To Felony Counts

Henrico Delegate Joe Morrissey has pleaded not guilty to new felony charges.

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House, Senate Offer Higher State Worker Pay

The House of Delegates and State Senate unveil rival versions of a budget including higher pay for state employees.

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