Patricia Timmons-Goodson
NC Supreme Court swears in newest member
Submitted by Chris Phillips on Thu, 01/03/2013 - 10:41pm.

A new justice has taken her place on North Carolina's highest court. Court of Appeals Judge Cheri Beasley was elevated to the Supreme Court when Chief Justice Sarah Parker swore her in Thursday afternoon inside the Supreme Court's courtroom.

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Perdue appoints appeals court judge to Supreme Court
Submitted by WWAY on Wed, 12/12/2012 - 3:45pm.

North Carolina's governor is replacing the only black female on the state's Supreme Court with one of the two black women serving on the appeals court below.

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Timmons-Goodson to leave NC Supreme Court
Submitted by WWAY on Wed, 11/28/2012 - 2:30pm.

The only black woman to ever serve on the North Carolina Supreme Court says she's leaving next month. Associate Justice Patricia Timmons-Goodson announced Wednesday her decision to retire from the state's highest court Dec. 17.

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