Applicants sitting for the July 2020 North Carolina bar exam will be spread out across three separate buildings in Raleigh and will have to wear masks throughout the entirety of the exam, the North Carolina Board of Law Examiners has ...Read More »
Nearly 200 large law firms across the country have signed on to become members of a new alliance that seeks to use the law as a vehicle for change that benefits communities of color and to promote racial equity in ...Read More »
RALEIGH, N.C. (AP) — Judges, law enforcement, elected officials, civil rights advocates and others brought together to examine ways to eliminate racial disparities in North Carolina’s criminal justice and court systems are holding their first meeting. The North Carolina Task ...
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By JESSICA GRESKO Associated Press WASHINGTON (AP) — The Supreme Court ruled Thursday that a large chunk of eastern Oklahoma remains an American Indian reservation, a decision that state and federal officials have warned could throw Oklahoma into chaos. The ...Read More »
By MARK SHERMAN Associated Press WASHINGTON (AP) — The Supreme Court issued a mixed verdict Thursday on demands for President Donald Trump’s financial records that will keep his tax returns, banking and other documents out of the public eye for ...Read More »
WASHINGTON (AP) — More employers who cite religious or moral grounds can decline to offer cost-free birth control coverage to their workers, the Supreme Court ruled Wednesday, upholding Trump administration rules that could leave more than 70,000 women without free ...Read More »
WASHINGTON (AP) — In a decision flavored with references to “Hamilton” and “Veep,” the Supreme Court ruled unanimously Monday that states can require presidential electors to back their states’ popular vote winner in the Electoral College. The ruling, in cases ...
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