New Study In Malpractice Debate

An umbrella activist group calling for insurance reform released a study Wednesday in an attempt to refute the claim that out-of-control litigation prompted medical malpractice insurance rates to skyrocket in recent years.Americans for Insurance Reform says annual insurance industry numbers show that the amount of money paid for medical malpractice settlements, verdicts and legal defense…

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Virginia Beach Photo Red Light Program Worked

VIRGINIA BEACH — When the General Assembly pulled the plug on the city’s experimental photo-red system in 2005, Virginia Beach police Sgt. John Lourenco said he and other officers were perplexed.”We couldn’t believe it was happening,” Lourenco recalled. “We were standing there with our mouths open.”In 10 months, cameras at four of the resort city’s…

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