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Moral Monday’s

File photo of a person in handcuffs. (Photo by AHMAD AL-RUBAYE/AFP/Getty Images)

Wake County DA Offers Plan For Arrested Protesters

RALEIGH, N.C. (AP) — Wake County’s district attorney has proposed deferred prosecution for the more than 900 people arrested during the series of Moral Monday protests at the N.C. Legislature. District Attorney Colon Willoughby is […]

CBS Charlotte–08/13/2013

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‘Moral Monday’ Protests Take On Asheville

ASHEVILLE, N.C. (AP) — With the North Carolina General Assembly finished for the year, protesters brought their Moral Monday demonstration to Asheville. The rally at the Buncombe County Courthouse was the first away from Raleigh. […]

CBS Charlotte–08/06/2013

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Teachers Crowd NC’s Monday Political Protests

RALEIGH, N.C. (AP) — Thousands of North Carolina teachers and other protesters on Monday staged one of the largest of the almost-weekly demonstrations opposing Republican policy decisions. The North Carolina Association of Educators brought busloads […]

CBS Charlotte–07/30/2013

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Authorities: 73 Arrests At NC Legislative Protests

RALEIGH, N.C. (AP) — More than 70 protesters were taken to jail during the weekly Moral Monday protests at the North Carolina General Assembly, bringing the total number arrested in the legislative session to 925. […]

CBS Charlotte–07/23/2013

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NAACP Prepares 9th Protest Over Unemployment Cuts

RALEIGH, N.C. (AP) — The North Carolina chapter of the NAACP is calling for a mass rally to mark the ninth week of protests at the state legislature and cuts to unemployment benefits. The NAACP […]

CBS Charlotte–07/01/2013

Supporters of the NC NAACP. (Photo by: Nichole Jaworski/CBS Charlotte)

After Moral Monday Arrests, NC NAACP Holds Continuation Protest In Charlotte

(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 […]

CBS Charlotte–06/05/2013