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#ncpol: Chief Justice Martin (R) to resign, solidifying leftist control of state courts for years to come

It’s news like this that makes those electoral losses by Pat McCrory, Robert Edmunds and Barbara Jackson especially painful: North Carolina Chief Justice Mark Martin said Friday he’s leaving the state’s Supreme Court after 20 years to become a Virginia law school dean. The resignation…

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Paul Newby & The Supremes give NCDOT a reality check

      Just in case you needed some evidence that elections MATTER, look no further than The North Carolina Supreme Court.  Justice Paul Newby, fresh off of a tough reelection fight, wrote the court’s majority opinion in High Rock Lake Partners v. NCDOT.   Tom…