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Co-hosts Beth Behrs (L) and Kat Dennings pose onstage during The 40th Annual People's Choice Awards at Nokia Theatre L.A. Live on January 8, 2014 in Los Angeles, California. (Photo by Christopher Polk/Getty Images for The People's Choice Awards)

Vote Now – People’s Choice Awards Voting Is Officially Open

The People’s Choice Awards announced that nominee voting is now open.

10/22/2014

Lawyers for North Carolina asking Supreme Court to overturn appeals court ruling that blocked state law restricting some voting. (Photo by Andrew Burton/Getty Images)

State Asks Supreme Court To Restore Election Rules

Lawyers for North Carolina asking Supreme Court to overturn appeals court ruling that blocked state law restricting some voting.

10/02/2014

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Lawyers: NC Voting Suits Continue Despite Ruling

Civil rights activists opposed to North Carolina’s dramatic voting law changes will use the ballot box and the courts to try to overturn them after a judge refused to block them from being used, attorneys for the state NAACP said Monday.

08/12/2014

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NC Lawmakers Cite Immunity Over Voting Laws

RALEIGH, N.C. (AP) — North Carolina General Assembly members have been subpoenaed for documents by those challenging the law creating new voting restrictions. But lawmakers argue they shouldn’t have to comply. House Speaker Thom Tillis, […]

01/26/2014

File photo of a polling station. (credit: Andrew Burton/Getty Images)

Some Schools Want To Stop Serving As Voting Sites

GLEN RIDGE, N.J. (AP) — Some schools want to end their traditional role as polling places because of security concerns since the 2012 massacre at Sandy Hook Elementary School in Connecticut, leaving their communities without […]

01/05/2014

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Nominee Voting Open For 40th Annual “People’s Choice Awards”

The only major awards show where fans determine the nominees and winners across categories of movies, music and television, “People’s Choice Awards”, has announced that voting is now open for the 40th annual award show.

10/24/2013

File photo of people voting during an election. (Photo by Jessica Kourkounis/Getty Images)

New N.C. Law Cancels Ballots Cast In Wrong Precinct

For a decade, registered North Carolina voters who didn’t go to their home precincts on Election Day — by error or on purpose — could still ensure their top choices would count.

08/18/2013

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Judges Next To Examine Broad NC Voting Changes

DURHAM, N.C. (AP) — Judges have now been asked to decide whether an elections overhaul in North Carolina requiring photo identification to vote, scaling back early voting and ending same-day registration is discriminatory or permitted […]

CBS Charlotte–08/14/2013

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High Court Voids Key Part Of Voting Rights Act

WASHINGTON (AP) — The Supreme Court ruled Tuesday that a key provision of the landmark Voting Rights Act cannot be enforced unless Congress comes up with an up-to-date formula for deciding which states and localities […]

CBS Charlotte–06/25/2013

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Literacy Test Repeal Gets Closer To NC Voters

RALEIGH, N.C. (AP) — North Carolina’s unenforceable literacy test requirement to register to vote could be formally removed in House legislation that ultimately would go to voters statewide. The House gave tentative unanimous approval Monday […]

CBS Charlotte–05/14/2013

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