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Beach puts brakes on police chases now officers can’t pursue non-violent fleeing criminal

June 5, 1998

Virginian-Pilot, The (Norfolk, VA) Author: MIKE MATHER, STAFF WRITER The Virginia Beach Police Department's new pursuit...

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Parents feel pressure of teen drinking, too

May 8, 1998

The school year is winding down, proms and summer vacations are looming, and parents at Norfolk...

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Hospital settles lawsuit filed by abortion patient

February 12, 1998

Sentara Norfolk General Hospital has settled an unusual medical malpractice lawsuit that accused the hospital and...

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Nurse, Sentara sued over traumatic abortion

December 20, 1996

The patient felt nervous enough. She was 4 1/2 months pregnant with a deformed fetus, lying...

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Drunken driver to pay victim’s school $100 a year for 14 years, sentence is in addition to a $100,000 insurance settlement to the family.

October 19, 1996

A drunken driver who killed a teenager on New Year's Day has agreed to an unusual...

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Crash suspect has lengthy record, beach man held after 2 killed in Norfolk

October 22, 1995

The Virginia Beach man charged with killing two people when his van collided with their car...

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Drunken driver gets 20 years, victims’ families are pleased with term for Peterson, who led police on chase from the beach to Norfolk.

October 19, 1995

Arnold O. Peterson was given 20 years in prison on Monday for driving drunk during a...

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THESE CANDY-LIKE CHUGGERS PACK A POWERFUL SHOT

August 19, 1995

THE KEEPER OF the shooters is standing guard at a small makeshift bar just inside the...

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NO SYMPATHY FOR PETERSON

May 14, 1995

Shame on you for giving print to the ramblings of Arnold Peterson, driver of the chased...

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CRASH SUSPECT HAS LENGTHY RECORD \ BEACH MAN HELD AFTER 2 KILLED IN NORFOLK

January 24, 1995

The Virginia Beach man charged with killing two people when his van collided with their car...

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DRUNKEN DRIVING LAW TO TOUGHEN ON FRIDAY

June 26, 1994

Beginning Friday, anyone younger than 21 who downs just one beer in an hour and then...

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DUI DEATHS DOWN SHARPLY SINCE ’82 BUT FOUR RECENT FATALITIES HAVE RENEWED CALLS FOR MORE ACTION.

December 2, 1993

In a recent 10-day span, four people died and three others were critically injured in alcohol-related...

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