But Armijo said judges certainly have political preferences, and that they can come up on the bench — or behind closed doors when the justices decide how they want to vote. And that is where Earls, even though she’s just one member of a seven-person court, could have the greatest impact, he said. … [Read more...] about The 2019 NC justice system will be more liberal, from sheriffs to judges at every level
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Last August, after the violence in Charlottesville and President Donald Trump's response, McCready said he was "disgusted that we have a President who won’t call out hate and bigotry for what it is." But Cano, angry over what he saw as McCready's tepid reaction, chastised McCready on Facebook to "stand up for something you p----.” … [Read more...] about Candidate accuses ex-Marine of ‘cowardice’ as NC Congressional primary gets personal
Mark Harris had another election to win. McCready, a Marine veteran who had served in Iraq and started a solar company upon his return to the U.S., was well-funded, and Democrats appeared poised for a wave election, typical for the out-of-power party in a president’s first mid-term. North Carolina’s 9th District was one of the party’s top targets. … [Read more...] about Harris took ‘step of faith.’ Now his election must be redone and future is uncertain.
Caitlyn Eugenia Croom, Matthew Monroe Mathis, Tonia Marie Gordon and Rebecca D. Thompson each face one count of felony conspiracy to obstruct justice and one count of possession of absentee ballot. Mathis faces additional charges of falsely signing the voter certification on an absentee ballot. … [Read more...] about 5 were indicted in alleged ballot fraud scheme. A week later, only 2 have been arrested.
The State Bureau of Investigation arrested the alleged ringleader, Leslie McCrae Dowless, a 63-year-old political operative and elected official, last week. He made his initial appearance in court Tuesday, Wake County District Attorney Lorrin Freeman said. … [Read more...] about 5 were indicted in alleged ballot fraud scheme. A week later, 3 have been arrested.