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Virginia To Compensate Survivors Of Eugenics Program

Virginia lawmakers have announced that people who were forcibly sterilized under a eugenics program that was in effect in the state for decades during the last century will receive financial compensation. Over 8,000 Virginians were operated on under the program, which ran from the 1920s to the 1970s, during which people viewed as physically or […]

Maureen McDonnell will serve a year and a day in prison for the bribery scheme that ended her husband’s career. The former governor is serving two years. U.S. District Judge James Spencer sentenced McDonnell on eight public corruption counts. The couple had been found guilty of doing favors for a nutritional supplements executive in exchange […]

Bob McDonnell’s conviction on 11 public corruption charges is not good for his law career. “Like” us on Facebook Now read this:Former Republican Congressman Reports To Federal Prison (Feb 28, 2015) ‘Culture Of Corruption': Iraq War Fraud Case Ends (Feb 21, 2015) New York State Assembly Speaker Arrested For Corruption (Jan 22, 2015) Chris Christie: […]

Prosecutors wanted 10 years, but the judge said two was enough. U.S. District Judge James R. Spencer said he was moved by the outpouring of support for McDonnell, though he could not ignore the jury’s verdict. “A price must be paid,” Spencer said. “Unlike Pontius Pilate, I can’t wash my hands of it all. A […]

The former Virginia Governor’s children are standing behind their father, while tossing Mom under the bus. Former Gov. Bob McDonnell’s children are blaming their father’s downfall and conviction  on one person — their mother. Seriously? What ever happened to the party of personal responsibility? It appears that Mrs. McDonnell is being probed by her own […]

A Virginia family claims their loved one was called racial slurs and even physically abused at the Waverly Health and Rehabilitation Center. Police say that they and the Sussex County Social Services department are involved and call this an active investigation, according to NBC 12. “It just hurts. It hurts,”  said Diane Walker whose sister, […]

It wouldn’t be a day that ends in “y” unless a Republican spends at least part of the day fear mongering about “the gays.” Eugene Delgaudio, a Virginia Republican, has a doozy for us: gay couple adopting are really shopping for a child to molest. In a fundraising e-mail, Delgaudio told supporters that only he, […]

Police say they have found unidentified human remains in the search for missing University of Virginia student Hannah Graham.   Further forensic tests are needed to confirm whether the remains are those of Hannah Graham, Charlottesville Police Chief Tim Longo told a news conference. Longo said Graham’s parents were notified shortly after the discovery was […]

A Virginia crematorium caught fire on Wednesday afternoon when an employee was cremating a 500 pound body. The fire marshal is ruling it an accident. The manager said in 20 years of working there, this was a first. According to WSLS, the manager said the fire happened as a result of the size of the body […]

A Virginia man is in the hospital after he shot himself “accidentally”  in the hand while driving in Portsmouth. According to police,  the unidentified man shot himself while sitting at a traffic light, ABC 13 reports. While at the traffic light near a MacDonald’s restaurant, the man was attempting to clean his revolver when the […]

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