Crime (page 2)

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    Daily Signal Showcases NC’s ‘Golden Opportunity’ To Tackle Predatory Criminal Code

    Our Jon Guze has written extensively about the need to reform North Carolina’s growing criminal code.  Earlier this year, we held a discussion among experts in the field who talked about various aspects of the issue.  Now the Daily Signal is showcasing our problem — and the opportunity — in this extensive…
    Donna Martinez, September 18, 2017
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    What If The Government Seized YOUR Bank Account? It’s Happening.

    Kari Travis of Carolina Journal reports on action in the U.S. House of Representatives that would curb the procedure known as “civil asset forfeiture.” Civil forfeiture allows law enforcers to seize property from a person suspected of a crime, even if he or she hasn’t been convicted or even…
    Donna Martinez, September 14, 2017
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    New Carolina Journal Online features

    Kari Travis reports for Carolina Journal Online on efforts to curb federal civil asset forfeiture abuses. John Trump’s Daily Journal praises the U.S. House’s vote to rein in civil asset forfeiture.
    Mitch Kokai, September 14, 2017
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    A recollection in connection with a judicial retirement

    As Wake County Senior Resident Superior Court Judge Donald Stephens announces plans to hang up his robe and set down his gavel, the “Locker Room” remembers one of his best soliloquies. Turn the clock back 10 years. In August 2007, Stephens was mulling over the best response to…
    Mitch Kokai, September 12, 2017
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    This weekend on Carolina Journal Radio

    State government regulations are blocking a Charlotte-based makeup artist from opening a new school. Rick Henderson details her efforts to fight the overly burdensome regulations during the next edition of Carolina Journal Radio. Roy Cordato explains why President Trump is wrong to blame online shopping giant…
    Mitch Kokai, September 8, 2017
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    New Carolina Journal Online features

    Kari Travis of Carolina Journal Online profiles a Winston-Salem business that teaches self-defense and fitness. John Hood’s Daily Journal probes the benefits of regulatory reform in North Carolina.
    Mitch Kokai, September 5, 2017
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    This weekend on Carolina Journal Radio

    Gov. Roy Cooper wants the N.C. Supreme Court to declare parts of the new state budget unconstitutional. Rick Henderson explains why during the next edition of Carolina Journal Radio. Katherine Restrepo analyzes the growing importance of telemedicine. N.C. Supreme Court Chief Justice Mark Martin discusses recent…
    Mitch Kokai, August 18, 2017
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    JLF’s Mitch Kokai Responds To Vandalism of Durham Confederate Statue

    Mitch Kokai, John Locke Foundation senior political analyst, discusses the toppling of a Confederate statue on government-owned property in Durham. Kokai offered these comments during an Aug. 15, 2017, appearance on Spectrum News’ “Capital Tonight.”…
    Donna Martinez, August 16, 2017