Marcia Morey

Later this year, North Carolina will raise its maximum age of juvenile jurisdiction to eighteen. But there’s a minimum age, too. Read more

North Carolina


Alex Boerner

The new Durham Expunction and Restoration program has already dismissed more than 70,000 traffic and criminal cases, but expanding it will require resources—and political will. Read more

Durham County

It often left us exhausted, sometimes exhilarated, and absolutely ready to hit the reset button Read more

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State representative Marcia Morey talks Marsy’s Law, our news writers weigh in on upcoming elections, and music editor Allison Hussey gives the rundown on shows you don’t want to miss. Read more

North Carolina

It could clog North Carolina courts, cost taxpayers big, and—most important—deny defendants their right to a fair, speedy trial. Read more

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Henry Nicholas III has spent nearly $30 million advocating for the reforms that bear his sister’s name. Read more

North Carolina


Photo by Sarah Willets

Criminal justice advocates, electeds discussed priorities at a forum on 'Dismantling the New Jim Crow' Read more

Durham County

The GOP’s supermajority must be defeated. Read more



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