Mark Martin
Martin beats out Brunswick County's Lewis for Chief Justice
Submitted by WWAY on Tue, 11/04/2014 - 9:21pm.

Chief Justice Mark Martin has won election to an eight-year term on North Carolina's Supreme Court. He beat Superior Court Judge Ola Lewis of Southport capturing about 70 percent of the vote, according to returns tabulated by The Associated Press.

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Chief justice debate missing a candidate
Submitted by Chris Brown on Tue, 10/21/2014 - 9:44pm.

videoCandidates for state Supreme Court Chief Justice were scheduled to debate Tuesday in Brunswick County, but only one showed. Brunswick County Resident Superior Court Judge Ola Lewis and newly-appointed Chief Justice Mark Martin were slated to debate this evening, but Martin decided not to show up and send a surrogate instead.

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NC chief justice discusses overturned murder cases
Submitted by WWAY on Thu, 10/02/2014 - 1:30pm.

North Carolina's chief justice says the reversal of two convictions in a Robeson County murder illustrates the dangers of an underfunded criminal justice system.

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Hunter fills Martin's NC associate justice seat
Submitted by WWAY on Wed, 08/20/2014 - 12:28pm.

A Republican Court of Appeals judge will join the state Supreme Court two months before he's scheduled to be on the ballot to run for the same seat on North Carolina's highest court.

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Judge Lewis fires back after Martin named next Chief Justice
Submitted by Kevin Wuzzardo on Mon, 08/18/2014 - 7:27pm.

videoA battle between two Republicans in the non-partisan race for North Carolina Supreme Court Chief Justice took an interesting turn today, when Gov. Pat McCrory said he will appoint one of the candidates to the post.

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NASCAR changes Hall of Fame eligibility process
Submitted by WWAY on Thu, 12/05/2013 - 1:28pm.

NASCAR has made sweeping eligibility changes to the Hall of Fame election process, including tweaks that make both Bill Elliott and Mark Martin immediately in line for induction.

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Judge Hunter to seek NC Supreme Court seat in 2014
Submitted by WWAY on Tue, 05/28/2013 - 9:56am.

A Court of Appeals judge says he wants to move up to North Carolina's highest court.

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Martin says he'll run for NC chief justice in 2014
Submitted by Chris Phillips on Fri, 05/24/2013 - 9:51pm.

The senior associate justice on North Carolina's Supreme Court says he'll run for the chief justice's post in next year's statewide election.

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