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There exists a legal controversy when preexisting structures that do not comply with newly adopted regulations are allowed to remain in place for a set period.
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Popular Government (NoCar JK 4101 P6), Vol. 57 Issue 2, Fall 1991, p20-29, il
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66
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Robin Peacock, program manager for Adoption Services, North Carolina Division of Social Services, discusses the adoption field in North Carolina - past and present - and anticipates changes for the future.
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Popular Government (NoCar JK 4101 P6), Vol. 57 Issue 2, Fall 1991, p2-12, il, por
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68
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A variety of statistics reflect the status of child abuse problems in North Carolina.
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Popular Government (NoCar JK 4101 P6), Vol. 57 Issue 2, Fall 1991, p30-33, il
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138
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The Lowest Responsible Bidder standard of awarding government contracts gives rise to concerns over the relationship between sound fiscal policy and quality workmanship.
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Popular Government (NoCar JK 4101 P6), Vol. 57 Issue 3, Winter 1992, p10-16, il, f
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139
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The Civil Rights Act of 1991 shifts the power back toward plaintiffs and increases the potential liability of employers, including state and local government employers.
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Popular Government (NoCar JK 4101 P6), Vol. 57 Issue 3, Winter 1992, p17-21, f
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140
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Hill outlines his ideas for improving the public's satisfaction with government services.
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Popular Government (NoCar JK 4101 P6), Vol. 57 Issue 3, Winter 1992, p2-9, il
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137
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Liner presents ideas for increasing revenue for local governments.
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Popular Government (NoCar JK 4101 P6), Vol. 57 Issue 3, Winter 1992, p22-29, il, f
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467
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Legislation such as the Handicapped Persons Protection Act and the Americans with Disabilities Act are attempts to reduce the instances of discrimination toward the handicapped; also Woodland v. Rowland is an example of the legal ramifications of discrimination.
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Popular Government (NoCar JK 4101 P6), Vol. 56 Issue 1, Summer 1990, p8-15, bibl, f
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466
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Mesibov profiles the Governor's Schools in North Carolina, their accomplishments and their programs.
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Popular Government (NoCar JK 4101 P6), Vol. 56 Issue 1, Summer 1990, p2-7, il, bibl, f
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473
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The North Carolina Juvenile Code includes a provision, known as the \"Child Abuse Reporting Act,\" that requires anyone who suspects juvenile abuse or neglect to report such. The wording of the law has confused professionals and citizens alike, so the author sets out to identify the sources of confusion and to clarify the law.
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Popular Government (NoCar JK 4101 P6), Vol. 52 Issue 1, Summer 1986, p17-29, f
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476
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Henry provides statistics concerning teenage suicide in North Carolina and offers suggestions for dealing with the problem.
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Popular Government (NoCar JK 4101 P6), Vol. 52 Issue 1, Summer 1986, p31-35, f
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474
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Changes in evidentiary rules pertaining to child victims affect prosecution, children's needs, and defendants' rights.
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Popular Government (NoCar JK 4101 P6), Vol. 52 Issue 4, Spring 1987, p1-16, f
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475
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A new outpatient law, the first of its kind in the nation, is designed specifically to aid chronic mental patients who at the time of their commitments are not considered dangerous.
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Popular Government (NoCar JK 4101 P6), Vol. 52 Issue 4, Spring 1987, p17-22
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471
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The author interviews the Parole Commission's administrator and its five commissioners about the Commission's decision-making process and about holding jobs whereupon decisions have a tremendous effect for the citizenry of the state.
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Popular Government (NoCar JK 4101 P6), Vol. 55 Issue 1, Summer 1989, p2-7, bibl, f
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468
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The state and local boards of elections and district attorneys have been granted the special powers to investigate election-law violations and to prosecute or otherwise deal with these violations.
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Popular Government (NoCar JK 4101 P6), Vol. 54 Issue 2, Fall 1988, p29-32, bibl, f
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