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Charles S. Russell continues to serve as a senior justice on the Supreme Court of Virginia. Russell served on the court from 1982-1991, then returned as senior justice in 2004.


Frank Warren Swacker is senior managing partner and CEO of Lawyer Literary Agency ( The Web-based agency seeks book proposals, primarily from lawyers, to present to publishers of legal texts and fiction. Swacker writes, “An honorable junior partnership interest in the agency is offered to those who submit a proposal that is eventually published.” Swacker, an accomplished international lawyer, is the author of many published law books, murder mysteries, plays, and articles.


John Corse and three friends who regularly swim together and have won numerous relays in U.S. Masters meets were featured on a Jacksonville, Fla., news program (


Harwood Martin traveled to Columbia, S.C., last October for a celebration of the life of William J. Quirk, who for almost 50 years was a professor at the University of South Carolina Law School. Those who spoke included judges, members of the bar, fellow professors, former students, and his daughter, Augusta.