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NC Begins Issuing Free IDs For Voting

RALEIGH, N.C. (AP) — North Carolina has starting issuing free photo identification cards in preparation for new voter requirements. On Thursday, the state Division of Motor Vehicles started issuing the photo ID cards to people […]

01/03/2014

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Judge: No Quick Trial On NC Voting Law Changes

WINSTON-SALEM, N.C. (AP) — A federal judge in Winston-Salem says there will be no trial on North Carolina’s voting law changes until after the 2014 elections. U.S. District Judge Joi Peake said Thursday a lawsuit […]

12/12/2013

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Report: Charlotte Excelled In Security During DNC

CHARLOTTE, N.C. (AP) — A federal agency is praising the way the city of Charlotte handled security during last year’s Democratic National Convention. A U.S Justice Department report released Tuesday says Charlotte excelled in security […]

CBS Charlotte–06/12/2013