A court hearing will be held before Judge Patricia Tolliver Giles on Thursday, September 15 in the case of former Virginia Magistrate Elizabeth Fuller, who was fired violation of her First and Fourteenth Amendment rights (Elizabeth Fuller v. Karl R. Hade, et al. (No. 1:22-cv-00218)). Virginia Supreme Court officials are seeking to dismiss her lawsuit. On October 19, 2021, Fuller was fired from her position as magistrate after commenting to the Alexandria Times as part of a discussion about the publicly available outcome of her own 2020 complaint against a bondsman named Man Nguyen.