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VA Bill Bars Sanctuary Cities for Immigrants

By: Jackie Hacker, 2L Section Editor Last month, the General Assembly passed a single-sentence law that ostensibly prohibits ‘sanctuary cities’ in the Commonwealth. The bill, House Bill 2000, entitled “Sanctuary

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Sessions Faces Ethical Lawsuit from ACLU

By: Jacob Robertson, 1L Contributing Writer Newly appointed attorney general Jeff Sessions has not had an easy few weeks. The next few may be even tougher following an ethics complaint

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Dismantling the CFPB

By: Nash Bowen, 1L Staff Writer Former Harvard Law School professor and current Senator Elizabeth Warren came up with the Consumer Financial Protection Bureau in response to the economic crash

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Vibrator Spying Suit Shakes Privacy Law

By: Wanda N. Hand, 4L Contributing Writer Kellyanne Conway was right—your home devices are collecting data on you. However, your TV and microwave aren’t the issue. The true serpent in

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W&L Soars in National Law School Rankings

By: Haley Goode, 1L Layout Editor Washington and Lee law students returned from Spring Break this year to find that W&L has jumped a whopping twelve spots in U.S News

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VA’s Natural Bridge Becomes State Park

By: Kokomo Metzger, 1L Staff Writer In late 2016, Natural Bridge became Virginia’s 37th state park. Though Natural Bridge has only recently become a state park, it has been an

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Trump Picks 10th Cir. Gorsuch for SCOTUS

By: Haley Goode, 1L Contributing Writer On February 1, 2017, President Trump nominated 10th Circuit Court of Appeals Judge Neil Gorsuch to the Supreme Court, filling the late Antonin Scalia’s

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Trump Chooses Cabinet

By: Dory Ille, 1L Staff Writer Donald Trump has been the first president since 1968 to announce cabinet picks within the first 2 weeks of an election. His transition team