North Carolina

Lauren McCauley, staff writer
Advocates reason that the "restroom debates are not just a battleground for the LGBT movement, they are an opportunity."(Photo: Jeffrey Beall/cc/flickr)
Marking a pivotal milestone in the so-called "restroom wars," rights attorneys are appearing in federal court in Winston-Salem on Monday to argue that North Carolina's discriminatory bathroom ordinance is a dangerous violation of constitutional law and thus should be halted until an upcoming trial is concluded. Plaintiffs in the case include a...
Nika Knight, staff writer
NC Voter ID
A federal appeals court on Friday struck down North Carolina's controversial...
Lauren McCauley, staff writer
Demonstrators with the Moral Monday movement rally outside the state capitol building in Raleigh against the government's voter suppression efforts. (Photo: Stephen Melkisethian/cc/flickr)
The U.S. Supreme Court announced Monday that it will soon weigh in on whether...