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Groups Challenge Drop in Voter Registrations

National and state voting-rights groups have filed two Notice Letters regarding Violations of Voter Reg Law Documented and Challenged. The two Letters and links describe how North Carolina is systematically violating the federal law that requires public assistance agencies and the DMV to help citizens register to vote.

Supreme Court Orders New Look at Maps

Democracy NC applauds the US Supreme Court’s ruling that North Carolina’s redistricting plans for Congressional and legislative seats must be reexamined to see if they promote excessive segregation. Here’s why.

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