CCNC statement on US Supreme Court declining to take up NC voting law case
May 15, 2017
On Monday, the US Supreme Court declined to hear an appeal of a lower court ruling that struck down North Carolina's sweeping restrictions on voting access, which included implementation of a voter ID requirement, cuts to early voting and elimination of same-day voter registration.
NC citizens deliver petition to legislature calling for fair redistricting bill
April 26, 2017
House Bill 200 is co-sponsored by a bipartisan group of House members and has broad public support, but has not been given a vote in committee
Common Cause and NC citizens file lawsuit challenging constitutionality of legislature's surprise extra session
April 20, 2017
The suit challenges a surprise special session that rushed through sweeping changes to state government without allowing public input.
Common Cause Suit Challenges North Carolina Legislature
April 19, 2017
A lawsuit filed Wednesday by Common Cause North Carolina and 10 Carolinians asks a state court to nullify two bills passed at a special session of the state legislature last December because legislative leaders provided no advance public notice of their meeting.
Gerrymander Gazette | April 2017
April 13, 2017
The Gerrymander Gazette is a monthly newsletter that gives you the latest updates on the fight for fair representation happening in courtrooms, state legislatures, and localities across the United States.