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Protecting driver data

Two lawsuits filed in North Carolina federal court claim that more than a dozen plaintiffs’ law firms have been violating a federal law that protects personal information on file with state DMVs. The suits raise new questions about what types ...

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No place for Rules of Evidence at DMV hearings, court says

Sure, there are rules at Department of Motor Vehicles hearings—but no North Carolina Rules of Evidence, now that the Court of Appeals has held that the long-memorized dictates of criminal trials don’t apply to civil revocation hearings. The court did not call the case a question of first impression, but it also did not cite any prior law controlling the issue.

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