RALEIGH (AP) — A North Carolina Court of Appeals ruling threatens the ability of elected executive branch leaders in the state to control non-tax dollars without legislative permission. The panel’s majority ruled on Dec. 15 that Attorney General Josh Stein ...Read More »
RALEIGH (AP) — Police unlawfully obtained evidence of drugs, a gun, and counterfeit money at a North Carolina home because officers took a late-night shortcut through the suspect’s yard instead of walking up the driveway, the state Court of Appeals ...Read More »
CHARLOTTE (AP) — A federal judge has agreed to expedite a lawsuit that could stop a tribe from building a casino in North Carolina outside the city of Charlotte. The Charlotte Observer reports that District of Columbia District Judge James ...Read More »
RALEIGH (AP) — A task force commissioned by North Carolina Gov. Roy Cooper in the days following George Floyd’s death on Monday formally recommended far-reaching changes to police, criminal justice and court systems, with a goal of eliminating racial inequities. ...
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By GARY D. ROBERTSON Associated Press RALEIGH (AP) — North Carolina Supreme Court Chief Justice Cheri Beasley conceded on Saturday to Republican Paul Newby in their extremely close election after two rounds of recounts saw little change in the vote ...Read More »