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Saturday July 2nd

House Bill 2

McCrory files lawsuit over DOJ statement on HB2

Following the Department of Justice’s letter on May 4 indicating that House Bill 2 violates the U.S. Civil Rights Act, North Carolina Governor Pat McCrory and Secretary of Public Safety Frank Perry have filed a lawsuit against the DOJ in defense of the controversial bill. 

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Department of Justice notifies UNC of Title IX violations

The United States Department of Justice sent letters to both UNC System President Margret Spellings and Governor Pat McCrory Wednesday notifying them of violations of federal nondiscrimination policies pertaining to the passage of House Bill Two. The letters, signed by Principal Deputy Assistant Attorney General Vanita Gupta, gave UNC and the state until the end of business on May 9 to respond to the notifications.

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HB2 rocks music scene

Big names like Bruce Springsteen, Ringo Starr and most recently Demi Lovato and Nick Jonas are canceling their concerts in North Carolina to protest House Bill 2.

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