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Winston-Salem—In 1940, 19-year-old Rosanell Eaton took a two-hour mule ride to the Franklin County courthouse in eastern North Carolina to register to vote. The three white male registrars told her to stand up straight, with her arms at her side, look ...
The Nation · ByAri Berman · 7/11/2014
North Carolina, called, Moral Mondays. It’s reported that 924 protestors were arrested for peaceful ‘civil disobedience’ in 2013. Governor McCrory signs new voting laws allegedly meant to suppress and discourage …
samuel-warde.com · 5/21/2015
North Carolina's sweeping new voting law is facing multiple legal challenges from civil rights groups that argue it discriminates against black and young voters. Gov. Pat McCrory signed the bill -- one of the toughest voting measures in the country -- into ...
ABC News · 8/13/2013
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The Justice Department filed a lawsuit Monday seeking to block parts of a new North Carolina voting law that tightens election procedures, including requiring photo identification to cast ballots. Justice Department officials said the North Carolina law is ...
CNN · 9/30/2013
Lawyers for seven North Carolina college students joined the NAACP, the American Civil Liberties Union and the Department of Justice to argue a lawsuit against a recently enacted voting law they say targets student voters. The youth vote in North Carolina ...
Ms. Magazine · 7/10/2014
July 25 (Bloomberg) -- North Carolina became the first state to pass a more restrictive voting law following the U.S. Supreme Court decision that struck down a core provision of the 1965 Voting Rights Act. The state Senate voted 33-14 today to require ...
Bloomberg · ByMike Tackett andPhil Mattingly · 7/26/2013
Voting lines in North Carolina—like this one in Charlotte from 2008—stand to get a lot longer in future election years. It's been a week since the Supreme Court effectively ended Voting Rights Act pre-clearance. That liberated states with histories of ...
Slate · 7/2/2013
Former Secretary of State Colin Powell bashed North Carolina’s recent voting law at a forum in the state Thursday, with the governor that signed the bill in the audience. Powell said the law harms the Republican Party at the CEO Forum in Raleigh, N.C ...
Politico · ByTal Kopan · 8/22/2013
North Carolina's new Voter ID law came under assault last week from Van Jones, a Democrat and host of CNN's "Crossfire." During the broadcast, which featured North Carolina Gov. Pat McCrory as a guest, Jones said the new law was a means of rigging …
The Christian Post · 3/4/2014
Voters in North Carolina will not have access to same-day registration or out-of-precinct voting in this midterm election, after the U.S. Supreme Court on Wednesday blocked an appellant court order to stay parts of a sweeping voting law that voting-rights ...
Time · 10/9/2014