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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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Chief: 101 Arrested Protesting NC GOP Actions

RALEIGH, N.C. (AP) — About 100 people were arrested Monday after their singing and clapping protest outside the state Senate chamber was declared an unlawful assembly, in what has become a weekly demonstration against Republican […]

CBS Charlotte–07/16/2013

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NC Legislature Protests Spur Debate About Tactics

RALEIGH, N.C. (AP) — About 60 people were arrested inside the North Carolina legislature Monday night, bringing the total number of protesters taken to jail in recent weeks to well over 700. Nearly all of […]

CBS Charlotte–07/09/2013

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9th ‘Moral Monday’ Focuses On Unemployment Cuts, 75 Arrested

RALEIGH, N.C. (AP) — At least 75 people submitted to arrest at this week’s ‘Moral Monday’ protests to call attention to the immediate loss of federal unemployment benefits for 70,000 North Carolinians due to the […]

CBS Charlotte–07/02/2013

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