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Now that Republicans and Democrats have chosen their candidates for attorney general, voters are already seeing a bit of what the fall campaign season will look.

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In 2019, the state was rocked by two separate blackface scandals. Now, those scandals are playing out in the statewide Democratic primary.

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Virginia’s attorney general says the state’s colleges and universities can require students to get the COVID-19 vaccine before being allowed to attend in-person classes and activities.

Virginia's Attorney General issued an advisory opinion Friday, saying 2nd Amendment Sanctuary resolutions passed by dozens of local governments "have no legal effect."

Virginia Attorney General Mark Herring is calling for the legalization of marijuana.

Herring said Saturday that Virginia should start decriminalizing possession of small amounts of marijuana and eventually legalize the drug.