A federal judge in North Carolina handed a major victory to local Republicans Monday, upholding a swathe of changes to election rules in the swing state. Activists say the changes disproportionately affect people of color, denying tens or …
WASHINGTON (Reuters) – The U.S. Supreme Court on Monday rebuffed a Republican bid to revive a strict North Carolina voter-identification law that a lower court found deliberately discriminated against black voters, handing a victory to …
RALEIGH, N.C. – A federal appeals court on Friday blocked a North Carolina law that required voters to produce photo identification and follow other rules disproportionately affecting minorities, finding that the law was intended to make it …
Federal appellate judges on Friday struck down a 2013 law limiting voting options and requiring voters to show photo ID at the polls, declaring in an unsparing opinion that the restrictions “target African Americans with almost surgical precision.”
North Carolina has received a lot of attention for its questionable political decisions lately. The state’s anti-LGBT …
The Supreme Court on Monday declined to hear an appeal to reinstate North Carolina's controversial voter ID law. The decision will allow the lower court's overturning of the law to stand, Fox News reported. The case centered on a strict …
Opponents of strict voter ID laws won a closely watched, but perhaps temporary, victory Monday, as the Supreme Court declined to revive a 4-year-old North Carolina measure. Rejecting an unusual plea from the North Carolina General …
RALEIGH, N.C. (AP) — A federal appeals court on Friday blocked a North Carolina law that required voters to produce photo identification and follow other rules disproportionately affecting minorities, finding that the law was intended to …
A federal appeals court blocked a North Carolina law requiring photo identification ... state had argued before the appeals court last month that the law’s authors were aiming to prevent voter fraud and increase public confidence in elections.