WINSTON-SALEM (AP) — A North Carolina university is asking a federal judge to dismiss a lawsuit stemming from a fatal shooting on its campus in 2018. The Winston-Salem Journal reports that Wake Forest University is disputing the allegations lodged by ...Read More »
RALEIGH (AP) — A U.S. Attorney in North Carolina announced a man has been sentenced to five years in federal prison for reportedly planning to shoot into Raleigh’s federal building. U.S. Attorney Matthew G.T. Martin announced the sentencing of 56-year-old ...Read More »
GRAHAM (AP) — A woman who attended a court hearing for a triple-murder suspect in Alamance County is behind bars, serving a 10-day sentence for contempt of court. The Times-News of Burlington reports that the first appearance for 26-year-old defendant ...Read More »
RALEIGH (AP) — A former prosecutor has been appointed to a third term on a fact-finding commission that reviews claims of innocence from North Carolina residents convicted of crimes. But this time, he’ll be representing criminal defense attorneys, some of ...Read More »
RALEIGH (AP) — Now that the U.S. Supreme Court has ruled federal courts aren’t the place to settle partisan gerrymandering disputes, opponents of North Carolina’s district maps are putting their hopes in state courts. An election reform group, the state ...Read More »
When North Carolina drew its most recent political maps, state leaders split a historically black university in Greensboro into two congressional districts that critics say diluted the voting power of African Americans on campus. Lawmakers defended it as partisan gerrymandering ...
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By MELISSA AZALLION The U.S. Citizenship and Immigration Services recently issued policy guidance in its policy manual, which states that violating a federal controlled substance law, including marijuana use, remains a conditional bar to establishing good moral character for naturalization ...
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