Family says Charlotte police used excessive force
Submitted by Allyson Lorick on Tue, 01/14/2014 - 8:33am.

A family is suing Charlotte-Mecklenburg police, saying the department used excessive force in the fatal shooting of a former Florida A&M football player.

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Class Action suit filed against FirstMed
Submitted by Holden Kurwicki on Wed, 12/11/2013 - 8:41pm.

video New details are emerging about fallout from the closure of Wilmington based First Med EMS.

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US court: Coast Guard boater rescues not required
Submitted by Chris Phillips on Wed, 11/20/2013 - 9:45pm.

A federal appeals court is rejecting a North Carolina widow's lawsuit blaming the Coast Guard for failing to save her husband's life, saying the agency does not have an obligation to launch life-saving rescues.

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North Carolina AG files lawsuit over robocalls
Submitted by Chris Phillips on Wed, 10/23/2013 - 9:46pm.

North Carolina Attorney General Roy Cooper has filed a lawsuit against an alarm system company that he says made illegal robocalls to numbers listed on the Do Not Call Registry.

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Holly Ridge council receives public input on gun range suit
Submitted by Holden Kurwicki on Tue, 10/08/2013 - 10:18pm.

video Citizens of Holly Ridge turned out in force Tuesday night to share their thoughts on a lawsuit against Surf City Guns and Ammo.

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NC parents sue US government over infant's death
Submitted by Chris Phillips on Tue, 10/01/2013 - 9:46pm.

The parents of a 4-month-old who died at a Fort Bragg day care more than a year ago have filed a $10 million lawsuit against the federal government.

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US DOJ to sue North Carolina over voter law
Submitted by Brandon Taylor on Mon, 09/30/2013 - 3:12pm.

video US Attorney General Eric Holder says the Justice Department will sue the state for alleged racial discrimination in a new, stricter voting law. Holder says by restricting access and ease of voter participation, this new law would shrink, rather then expand access to voting.

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NC files 2nd lawsuit against Duke Energy
Submitted by Allyson Lorick on Wed, 05/29/2013 - 7:32am.

The state of North Carolina has filed a second lawsuit against Duke Energy, saying that coal ash threatens Charlotte's water supply.

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FIRST ON 3: Judge Ola Lewis awarded $105,000 in libel case
Submitted by Katelyn Supa on Fri, 01/25/2013 - 5:40pm.

video After four days of testimony, a jury found Edward Rapp guilty of libel. Brunswick County Judge Ola Lewis was awarded $105,000.

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Residents near Charlotte airport sue over noise
Submitted by Katelyn Supa on Fri, 01/06/2012 - 7:37am.

Four dozen Charlotte residents are suing Charlotte-Douglas International Airport, claiming noise from a new runway has lowered their home values.

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