The sheriffs and prosecutors decide which types of crimes in their community get pursued and sent to trial. Then, it’s up to juries and judges to evaluate the evidence. Judges also hear civil cases about child custody, contract disputes, workplace issues and more. … [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
In November 2016, Pittenger won re-election, and Democrat Roy Cooper defeated incumbent Gov. Pat McCrory in a close race. The McCrory campaign complained to the state board about voting irregularities in some counties, including Bladen, soon after the election. Dowless also filed a complaint about a Democratic group in Bladen County, even though he’d won his race for the county’s soil and water conversation district. … [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.