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    Phase Two Starts Friday: Who Can Open and Who Can’t

    On Wednesday afternoon, Gov. Roy Cooper announced his executive order allowing for certain businesses to reopen at limited capacity. Rick Henderson of Carolina Journal writes: While some businesses can conduct limited operations starting Friday at 5 p.m., entire classifications of commerce will remain locked up for another five weeks —…
    Brenee Goforth, May 21, 2020
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    The Rare Hamburger Controversy

    There’s been national attention focused on North Carolina regarding our law that prohibits restaurants from serving rare and medium-rare hamburgers. The story seems to be getting attention, in part, because it was featured on AOL’s Weird News.  After all, I didn’t know such a rule existed in this state…
    Daren Bakst, May 20, 2011