RALEIGH (AP) Arguments over the legitimacy of a December 2016 special legislative session called by North Carolina Republicans centered Feb. 21 on what “adequate notice” and the constitutional right for state residents to “instruct” their legislators mean. A panel of three ...Read More »
RALEIGH (AP) A legal challenge of a special session called by Republicans at the North Carolina General Assembly to pass laws that eroded Democratic Gov. Roy Cooper’s powers just before he took office is going to trial. A panel of ...Read More »
RALEIGH (AP) Primaries for North Carolina state appellate court seats won’t happen this year if a federal appeals court decision stands. A panel of judges Feb. 9 reversed a lower court decision that would have required the primaries, giving a victory ...Read More »
RALEIGH (AP) Hundreds filed for congressional, legislative and county positions Feb. 12 as the North Carolina candidate period opened, but not before yet another court ruling was issued from reams of pending litigation seeking to alter more districts or filing dates. ...Read More »
RALEIGH, N.C. (AP) — Federal judges declined Thursday to strike down the latest edition of North Carolina congressional district boundaries being used in next week’s primary elections. A three-judge panel denied the objections filed by attorneys for voters who initially ...
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RALEIGH, N.C. (AP) — After weeks of taking a beating from critics over North Carolina’s law dictating which restrooms transgender people can use, Gov. Pat McCrory adopted a strategy long favored by Southern conservative governors: He went after the federal government. ...
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