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Court Blocks North Carolina Voter ID Law

A North Carolina appeals court on Tuesday blocked the state’s latest voter identification law, ruling that the requirement appeared to have been “enacted with racially discriminatory intent” and therefore likely violated…

Federal Judge Blocks Voter ID Law

A North Carolina federal judge placed a preliminary injunction on the state’s voter ID law that would have implemented a photo identification requirement for all voters beginning in 2020. U.S. District Judge Loretta Biggs…

Court Okays GOP Gerrymander in North Carolina

A state court in North Carolina has signed off on a gerrymander by Republican legislators that overwhelmingly favors the GOP. “It is time to let the citizens vote,” said Superior Court Judge Paul C. Ridgeway as he read a…