More than 80 people are facing criminal charges after the seventh week of protests led by the North Carolina chapter of the NAACP.
RALEIGH, N.C. (AP) — The North Carolina Chapter of the NAACP is readying for another week of protests that have led to the arrest of nearly 400 people since late April. Chapter president the Rev. […]
RALEIGH, N.C. (AP) — Over the last two months, hundreds of protesters have walked out of North Carolina’s capitol in handcuffs to oppose policies by the Republican-controlled Legislature. While a broader coalition of supporters is […]
RALEIGH, N.C. (AP) — The North Carolina chapter of the NAACP is preparing a sixth week of protests in a series of demonstrations that’s led to the arrests of more than 300 people. Chapter president […]
(CBS Charlotte) — The North Carolina chapter of the NAACP held a continuation protest in Charlotte last night, after several protesters were arrested on Moral Monday. The chapter is in its fifth consecutive week of […]
The American Civil Liberties Union says new figures show arrests for marijuana possession are racially biased in the country and North Carolina, where blacks account for 50 percent of the arrests while comprising 22 percent of the population.
RALEIGH, N.C. (AP) — The North Carolina chapter of the NAACP is launching a 25-county tour targeting the policies of the Republican-led General Assembly. The civil rights group heads Tuesday to Wake, Wilson, Nash and […]
RALEIGH, N.C. (AP) — The North Carolina chapter of the NAACP is calling for a mass rally June 3 to continue its series of weekly protests. The civil rights group says it will introduce the […]
RALEIGH, N.C. (AP) — Nearly 60 protestors were arrested Monday at the North Carolina General Assembly, bringing the demonstrations led by the state chapter of the NAACP to their highest total in their fourth straight […]
RALEIGH, N.C. (AP) — The third straight week of NAACP protests at the North Carolina General Assembly prompted about 50 arrests Monday, bringing the civil rights group’s total since it launched its offensive against the […]