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June 14, 2024 10:52 pm

North Carolina’s rapidly snowballing gambling mess

Rob Schofield’s article for NC Newsline highlights the bustling activity in a physical therapy facility while reflecting on the growing issue of sports gambling in North Carolina, underscored by the state’s recent legalization and the troubling personal and societal impacts illustrated in a new documentary by Josh Rushing.

NC Senate panel okays bill to roll back automatic expungements of ‘not guilty,’ ‘dismissed’ charges

The North Carolina House Judiciary 2 Committee has approved a bill to repeal automatic expungements of “not guilty” or “dismissed” charges from criminal records, sparking debate among lawmakers and advocates about its implications for job and housing opportunities for affected individuals.