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Attorney General of Virginia

Correctional Litigation Section

The Correctional Litigation Section provides a full range of legal services to the Department of Corrections, the Department of Juvenile Justice, and the Virginia Parole Board on legal issues ranging from litigation, to contract and policy review.


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Department of Corrections

Department of Juvenile Justice

Virginia Parole Board




Diane Abato

Senior Assistant Attorney General/Chief

Correctional Litigation Section

Office of the Attorney General
202 North Ninth Street
Richmond, VA 23219