Some residents living near Duke Energy’s unlined coal ash ponds have reached a settlement with the company. But, the case leaves open legal protections for young family members.
3:13pm Jan 29, 2018Courts Courts Environment
3:57pm Jan 18, 2018Courts Courts News
A new lawsuit filed in Charlotte aims to allow non-citizens to be released from police custody on bond.
11:13am Jan 18, 2018Courts Courts
A Guilford County woman whose daughter was severely injured after being struck by a vehicle has settled a lawsuit with a pizza restaurant and its driver.
2:27pm Jan 02, 2018Courts Courts
The basketball rivalry between Duke University and the University of North Carolina is legendary, but a federal lawsuit says the two elite institutions have agreed not to compete in another prestig
10:33pm Dec 17, 2017Courts Courts
Forsyth County has settled a lawsuit over the death of an inmate in 2013.
4:47pm Dec 15, 2017Courts Courts Politics & Government
A key North Carolina legislator says chances may be fading for approving dramatic changes to how judges are selected in the state when the General Assembly reconvenes in a few weeks.
5:24pm Oct 19, 2017Courts Courts
Guilford College is facing a federal discrimination lawsuit. Some students and coaches at the Greensboro school allege unequal treatment for female athletes.
4:30pm Oct 03, 2017Courts Courts Health & Safety
Cigarette makers will soon be publishing a series of blunt statements on the health risks of smoking. The move stems from a lawsuit settled years ago with the federal government.
3:51pm Sep 19, 2017Courts Courts
A divided North Carolina appeals court says a clean-energy advocacy group can't install solar panels on a church roof and charge for the electricity generated.
12:05pm Sep 13, 2017Courts Courts Politics & Government
On Tuesday, plans to redraw North Carolina’s judicial districts took a step forward during a special House committee meeting held in Raleigh.
10:38am Sep 12, 2017Courts Courts Daily News
Three female doctors filed a federal lawsuit filed against Carolinas HealthCare System, saying they were paid less than male counterparts on account of their gender.
12:09pm Sep 08, 2017Courts Courts Education
The civil rights center at the University of North Carolina that helps the poor and disenfranchised can no longer litigate cases — a move that supporters say jeopardizes the center's future.