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RICHMOND BEAT: Governor’s Amendment Would Ban Phone Use While Driving in Va

RICHMOND BEAT: Governor’s Amendment Would Ban Phone Use While Driving in Va

| March 27, 2019 | 0 Comments | News

Drivers in Virginia would face penalties for using a phone behind the wheel under legislation that Gov. Ralph Northam has amended and sent to the General Assembly for approval.

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RICHMOND BEAT: Gen. Assembly Bans Holding Cell Phones While Driving

RICHMOND BEAT: Gen. Assembly Bans Holding Cell Phones While Driving

| February 6, 2019 | 0 Comments | News

The Virginia Senate and House of Delegates on Tuesday each passed bills prohibiting motorists from touching their cell phones while driving.

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Virginia Lawmakers Seek Ebola Travel Bans


Virginia Lawmakers Seek Ebola Travel Bans


| October 15, 2014 | 0 Comments | News

Virginia Delegates Bob Marshall and Mark Berg and Senator Dick Black are requesting Governor Terry McAuliffe ban commercial flights from Ebola prevalent nations from flying into the Commonwealth.

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RICHMOND BEAT: Herring Supports Court’s Gay-Marriage Decision

RICHMOND BEAT: Herring Supports Court’s Gay-Marriage Decision

| February 15, 2014 | 0 Comments | News

Federal District Judge Arenda Wright Allen struck down the law used in the controversial Bostic v. Rainey case as unconstitutional in Norfolk’s federal court this past Thursday.

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Local Republican Delegates Ask Governor to Provide Special Counsel to Defend Same-Sex Marriage Ban

Local Republican Delegates Ask Governor to Provide Special Counsel to Defend Same-Sex Marriage Ban

| January 31, 2014 | 0 Comments | News

In response to Attorney General Mark Herring’s (D) announcement that he would not defend the 2006 same-sex marriage ban in the Virginia Constitution, Del. Bob Marshall (R-Manassas) asked that Governor Terry McAuliffe intervene.

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House Kills Smoking in Cars with Kids Ban, Senate Considers Issue

House Kills Smoking in Cars with Kids Ban, Senate Considers Issue

A bill to forbid smoking in cars carrying children is dead in the House, but a similar proposal remains alive in the Senate.

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Bar Owners Upset over Ban on Social Media Ads

Bar Owners Upset over Ban on Social Media Ads

| March 7, 2012 | 0 Comments | News

Why are bar and restaurant owners frowning when it comes to advertising “happy hour” specials?

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