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Fed judge: NC trannies NOT BARRED from opposite-sex restrooms

Any legislator who voted for HB142, the alleged compromise meant to soothe the rabid liberal media and PayPal among others, actually voted to allow dudes who look like ladies to powder their noses right alongside your mom, wife, daughter, sister, or girlfriend. And the LGBTQXYZ…

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#ncga: New maps. (Hmm …. )

The honorables have floated some new proposed districts for the state’s court system.  My first thought:  The districts are so nice and neat and contiguous.  WHY can’t we do this for the legislature and the Congress? Here are the proposed prosecutorial districts.  Here are the…

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Criminalizing Poverty? So says UNC Law’s Dave Matthews Band “distinguished” professor of, um, SOMETHING.

Drive a stake in his heart — by pulling some of his public funding — and he STILL comes back. Gene Nichol — who we’ve heard from ad nauseum over the years — holds a professorship at UNC Law named after a member of The…

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#ncga: SB4 antes up on the intrigue

Just when you thought it coudn’t get more interesting, along comes SB4 — sponsored by senators Rucho, Tucker and Rabon.  Here is the reader’s digest version: Partisan elections for the Supreme Court.    THIS should have been done two years ago.  Leadership earlier waved off…

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The politics of pre-school

        The richest man in North Carolina was in DC to demand even more taxpayer-funded preschool: Jim Goodnight, the CEO of Cary software company SAS, spoke at a press conference in Washington Wednesday marking the roll out of bills that would expand…

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Campaign 2014: Here come the judges!

  North Carolina saw a more aggressive than usual Supreme Court election in 2012 with the reelection of Justice Paul Newby(R).  Well-placed sources tell me that jockeying for the 2014 NC Supreme Court races is already underway. State Appeals Court Judge  — and Republican —…

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Trashing The Constitution from the bench: ‘Viewpoint discrimination’ rears its ugly head AGAIN

      In DC, they are ignoring the guidelines laid out in The Constitution regarding legislative process.  The Supreme Court has come up with creative dandies like “freedom of expression” as well as a “right to abortion.”  (The former creatively extrapolated from the First…