RICHMOND -- Members of the Virginia Supreme Court yesterday showered pointed questions on state and county attorneys who asked the court to repudiate its controversial April decision invalidating lease- and appropriation-backed debt under the state constitution.

The oral arguments were presented at an unusual rehearing here of the ruling in Dykes v. Northern Virginia Transporatation District Commission, which the court approved 6 to 1 on April 19 and then withdrew on June 4.

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