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November 27, 2017

Ethics Committee Reconsiders Proposed LEO 1888

The Virginia State Bar’s Standing Committee on Legal Ethics has voted not to send proposed Legal Ethics Opinion 1888 to Council. After receiving many comments in support of and in opposition to the proposed LEO, the committee will consider other means of addressing the issues. The proposed LEO concerns a prosecutor’s duty to disclose evidence that tends to negate the guilt of the accused.

Updated: Nov 27, 2017