Thursday Jul 10
Teen Sexting Is Not A Felony
We need to take a moment to reflect on the state of our laws around "sexting" -- the sending of sexually explicit photos and videos, usually by text message -- and the way these laws are being interpreted and enforced by the police and prosecutors.
Police Advise of Fraudulent Jury Duty Text Messages
Prince William County Police are advising of non-official text messages sent to citizens claiming they have missed jury duty at the "Manassas county courthouse."A The message says that they are in violation for missing jury duty.A Police said via their Facebook page A that this message is not an official message and was not sent by courthouse ... (more)
DC Area Weather Experiencing Multiple Personalities
Winter weather is hitting the DC area from every angle, with freezing rain as the latest obstacle--but it may feel like spring by Wednesday afternoon.
Federal Government and School Closings from Latest D.C. Snow and Blizzard
Snow Totals and Accumulations Force D.C. Area, Maryland and Virginia Schools and Government to Close Down 2 Federal government closings for Wednesday, as well as school and local government closings for Wednesdays and further days this week have been rapidly announced since the severity of this additional snowfall and blizzard have been confirmed.