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Criminal Justice Reform Update

Anti-Communist novelist Aleksandr Solzhenitsyn wrote: The Law lurches from side to side: one year criminality falls sharply! — arrest fewer, put fewer on trial, and let the convicted out on bail. And then it

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Civilian Security Clearance & Arrest

Hundreds of thousands of people in Northern Virginia possess a security clearance. Security clearances are issued by many federal government agencies and civilian contractors, including the Department of Defense (DoD), the Department of Homeland

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My Mission Statement

“Why do you practice law?” I was asked that question recently and had to think about it. That is shameful. I know exactly why I practice law. Here it is for all to see.

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It Feels a Bit Like 1934

The situation in America may not appear as grim as it did during the Great Depression. But with tens of millions unemployed and thousands of small business closed forever, we aren’t really that far

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PPP May Not Help Your Small Business at All

Congress passed the Coronavirus Aid, Relief, and Economic Security Act (also known as the “CARES Act”) in March. It is the single largest economic stimulus package ever in the history of the United States and will add $1.8

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How Lawyers Steal From Their Clients

Every day attorneys across Virginia commit grand larceny. No area of law is exempt. Whether it’s criminal defense lawyers charging flat fees, or civil attorneys and their hourly billing, lawyers everywhere are taking their

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