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Voter ID

NHSO: Scammer trying to take advantage of voter ID law

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video The New Hanover County Sheriff's Office says it is investigating a possible fraud tied to voter information and the state's voter identification law. Full story...
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Group: NC restrictions deny hundreds of votes

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An election reform group says two specific portions of North Carolina's new voting law prevented hundreds of people from having their ballots counted during the May primary. Democracy North Carolina held a news conference Wednesday to remind people about the voting restrictions and to urge people to register to vote before the Oct. 10 deadline for the November election. Full story...
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Appeals court sets quick date on NC voting law

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A federal appeals court is hurrying to hear arguments in a case challenging changes to North Carolina voting law. The new law is considered one of the toughest in the country and critics say it will suppress minority voter turnout. Full story...
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Port City reacts to new voting rules

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videoNew voting rules will be in effect this November. That's the word today from a federal judge who denied a motion seeking to hold the election under old rules until a trial next year. Full story...
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Judge: NC vote can be held with GOP-backed changes

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A federal judge has ruled that North Carolina's November election can be held under new voting rules drafted last year by Republican lawmakers. Full story...
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NC voter audit suggests widespread fraud

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videoThe North Carolina Board of Elections is investigating hundreds of cases where voters appear to have cast 2012 ballots in two states. Full story...
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Court: NC lawmakers must release some documents

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A federal magistrate says North Carolina state legislators can't ignore subpoenas from attorneys seeking documents that may help explain how and why last year's election and voting overhaul law was developed and approved. But the court also ruled late Thursday the lawmakers could still cite a legal doctrine giving them the privilege to keep private certain internal files. Full story...
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NC election overhaul lawsuits returns to court

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Lawsuits challenging North Carolina's elections overhaul law are returning to federal court. Full story...
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GOP-backed election changes head to NC House

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The Republican-backed measure making sweeping changes to how, when and where North Carolinians can vote is headed to the state House, where it is expected to pass. Full story...
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Opponents of election reform bill rally in Wilmington

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Several community groups joined forces in a rally for voting rights today in Wilmington. They voiced their opposition of House Bill 589. Full story...
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NC lawmakers may finish with voter ID, abortion

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North Carolina legislators are closing in on the last hours of this year's General Assembly session. Leaders of the House and Senate say their target for shutting down for this year is early Friday. Full story...
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NC Senate approves GOP-backed election changes

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The Republican-dominated North Carolina Senate has given preliminary approval to sweeping election law changes, including requiring voters to present photo ID and shortening early voting by a week. Full story...
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