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Local Start-Up Courtroom5 Provides Access To Justice System
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Local Start-Up Courtroom5 Provides Access To Justice System

“EQUAL JUSTICE UNDER LAW,” says the enrgaved phrase above the front entrance of the United States Supreme Court. Famed architect Cass Gilbert designed it almost 100 years ago. And, though the phrase’s roots date back thousands of years, its words remain an ideal that the justice system continues seeking today. To many people, however, that...

What Happens When Nurses Face Legal Action?
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What Happens When Nurses Face Legal Action?

“Medicine is quite different today than in the early twentieth century…” “[S]o, too,” continues the N.C. Court of Appeals, “is the knowledge and skill of nurses in their varying fields and specializations.” But have those changes in medicine and nursing led to changes in the law? According to the Court of Appeals, they have not.

Explainer: Duke Energy, Coal Ash, Lawsuits and North Carolina
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Explainer: Duke Energy, Coal Ash, Lawsuits and North Carolina

When you notice a social media headline about how environmental activists oppose Duke Energy over “coal ash,” it might not mean much. But when you hear that the subject has brought lawsuits, they might strike you as noteworthy. But Duke Energy, its handling of coal ash and subsequent lawsuits have a significant impact here in...