A woman from Ashburn, Va., who fled to Turkey after being implicated in a mortgage-fraud scam is back on American soil, working her way through the justice system.
A bill to permit an option of castration for chronically violent sex offenders in Virginia is moving forward in the General Assembly after passing through the Senate this week.
The Virginia Senate has given final approval to a bill that requires anyone who assaults an emergency room worker to spend at least two days in jail.
The former chief of staff for D.C. Council Member Jim Graham is pleading guilty to lesser charges in a bribery case.
D.C.'s acting attorney general says the city has dropped 50 drunk-driving cases because of ongoing problems with the police department's breathalyzers.
Former Prince George's County Executive Jack Johnson has been indicted. He faces eight criminal charges, including: bribery, witness and evidence tampering, and aiding and abbetting.
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