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The Docket: Court Roundup for 1.26.12

An unusually high number of suits against contractors/construction firms. Plus the state is going after a payday lender. And a public transit bus rider claims she was literally thrown from a bus by the driver after she got into an argument with him over a fare.

Richmond developers bet big on small town

A local investment group that includes some longtime Richmond developers is planning a $28 million hotel project in Staunton, and the project is named after one of Virginia’s early architects.

Auction-block economics

When he sees a lot of bank repossessions coming on the lot at Motley’s Richmond Auto Auction, Jeff Schuler is inclined to say the economy is tanking. That’s not happening now.

Group wants Amazon to collect sales tax in Virginia

Amazon’s planned distribution centers in Chesterfield and Dinwiddie are welcome news for job-seekers, but a group representing brick-and-mortar retailers says the Internet giant isn’t playing fair.

Monday Q&A: Designer dining

Helen Reed is responsible for the interiors at some of Richmond’s hot new restaurants.