Unlock the Jeffersonian Dream for Virginia

  • February 28, 2007

Will The General Assembly Unlock the Jeffersonian Dream for Virginia To Become A Leader in the American Wine Industry? Official Virginia Wine Lover – February 2007 Newsletter – By Philip Carter Strother & Robert Jackson Allen For nearly 400 years, Virginia has been recognized as having an ideal climate and environment for viticulture. In 1608, Virginia became North America’s first wine producing state. However, despite the best efforts of the colonists and founding fathers...

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Virginia’s Stance on Third-Party Challenges to Local Land Use Decisions

  • May 6, 2009

Virginia’s Stance on Third-Party Challenges to Local Land Use Decisions By Philip Carter Strother Environmental Law Reporter The article presents a reprint of the article “Virginia’s Stance on Third-Party Challenges to Local Land Use Decisions” by Philip Carter Strother, which appeared in “Environmental Law Reporter”. It explains the laws related to common land use matters and neighboring landowners’ land use actions. It also discusses the court case Log...

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We are Stewards of a Special Land

  • December 28, 2006

Fauquier Times-Democrat – December 20, 2006 by Philip Carter Strother I write today to express my deepest concerns about the 500,000-volt transmission line that Dominion Virginia Power proposes to erect across the Virginia Piedmont. I can’t remember the first time that the Virginia Piedmont got hold of my thoughts. My first memories are the family travels into the northern Piedmont from our house in the Washington, D.C. suburbs to visit our grandfather at our family’s historic ...

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