Roy Cooper
Spaulding says Cooper inconsistent on NC lawsuits
Submitted by WWAY on Wed, 10/16/2013 - 4:44pm.

A Durham attorney running for governor in 2016 says it's logically inconsistent for expected gubernatorial candidate Roy Cooper to oppose election and marriage laws while defending them in court as North Carolina's attorney general.

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High-demand NC food banks getting funds
Submitted by WWAY on Mon, 10/14/2013 - 2:25pm.

North Carolina food banks faced with increased demand because of high unemployment and government assistance delays are getting nearly $3 million.

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NC AG Cooper supports gay marriage
Submitted by WWAY on Mon, 10/14/2013 - 2:23pm.

Attorney General Roy Cooper says he supports gay marriage but argues his personal views aren't preventing him from vigorously defending North Carolina's constitutional amendment affirming its prohibition from a lawsuit.

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FIRST ON 3: McCrory: Cooper could be witness against NC in voter ID suit
Submitted by WWAY on Fri, 10/04/2013 - 11:05am.

videoGov. Pat McCrory says Attorney General Roy Cooper could wind up a witness against the state of North Carolina in a lawsuit the US Department of Justice filed against the state's new voter ID law.

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McCrory adviser questions Cooper's professionalism
Submitted by WWAY on Tue, 10/01/2013 - 12:45pm.

Gov. Pat McCrory's top legal adviser is questioning whether North Carolina's attorney general has compromised his ability to defend the state from a federal lawsuit alleging new Republican-backed voting changes are intended to suppress minority voter turnout.

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AG wins orders against loan mod scams in Charlotte and Wilmington
Submitted by WWAY on Thu, 09/19/2013 - 9:34am.

videoTwo companies that charged homeowners illegal fees for help lowering mortgage payments and avoiding foreclosure are now barred from those practices and must pay refunds, Attorney General Roy Cooper said today.

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AG vows to fight for law keeping sex offenders from parks, schools
Submitted by Holden Kurwicki on Mon, 09/16/2013 - 4:17pm.

videoNorth Carolina's attorney general says he will fight a federal lawsuit against him and the state to protect children from sex offenders. The lawsuit challenges a state law that makes it illegal for sex offenders to be close to places intended for children.

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Brian Berger releases statement on his return to the New Hanover County Commission
Submitted by Chris Phillips on Fri, 09/06/2013 - 8:40pm.

video Brian Berger statement regarding Judge Gale issued Order, dated September 5, 2013: "I'm grateful to have been reinstated to the New Hanover County Board of Commissioners I was elected to and continuing to fulfill the public service and civic obligation that compelled me to sacrifice so much for the greater good.

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NC Supreme Court blocks sex offenders from social media
Submitted by WWAY on Fri, 08/30/2013 - 10:26am.

videoThe North Carolina Supreme Court has granted a stay requested by Attorney General Roy Cooper that will keep registered sex offenders from using social media websites.

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Cooper defends speaking against NC elections bill
Submitted by Chris Phillips on Thu, 08/15/2013 - 9:31pm.

Republican Gov. Pat McCrory is unhappy how Democratic Attorney General Roy Cooper spoke against an elections overhaul bill he signed into law this week, as Cooper could have to defend it in court on North Carolina's behalf.

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