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October 24, 2019

Supreme Court of Virginia Rejects Proposed Amendment to Rule 3.8

On October 24, 2019, the Supreme Court of Virginia rejected an amendment to add proposed Comment 5 to Rule 3.8 of Section II of the Rules for Integration of the Virginia State Bar, Part Six of the Rules of Court concerning additional responsibilities of a prosecutor.

A history of the proposed rule and the Court’s order may be viewed here.

Updated: Oct 24, 2019