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Stories with organization: North Carolina Supreme Court
  • High court will hear case of mistaken traffic stop 
    Updated: Apr-21-14 11:07 am
  • WASHINGTON - The Supreme Court will decide whether police have probable cause to make a traffic stop if it turns out the officer was mistaken in thinking the driver violated the law.

  • Cooper asks NC court to intervene in rate increase 
    Updated: Apr-19-14 4:04 am
  • RALEIGH, North Carolina - Attorney General Roy Cooper is asking the N.C. Supreme Court to intervene once again on behalf of consumers in light of a decision to restore a rate increase sought by Duke Energy.

  • NC high court holds hearings on Racial Justice Act 
    Updated: Apr-14-14 6:37 pm
  • RALEIGH, North Carolina - North Carolina's highest court will determine whether a lower-court judge erred when he ruled that racism was so pervasive in the trials of four convicted murderers that their sentences had to be changed from death to life behind bars without parole.

  • Ex-NC Justice Orr picked as temporary DA 
    Updated: Apr-08-14 11:14 am
  • RALEIGH, North Carolina - Former North Carolina state Supreme Court Justice Bob Orr is returning to the mountains to become district attorney for five western counties until a new DA is elected in November.