Articles in regional publications that pertain to a wide range of North Carolina-related topics.
for Popular Government Vol. 44 Issue 3, Winter 1979
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In 1977, North Carolina joined a growing number of states that have enacted sunset laws; the sunset law is aimed especially at unexamined programs that are rarely re-evaluated by the legislature once the initial stir of interest attending their creation has passed.
The recent North Carolina case of State v. Locklear, to sentence based on hearsay testimony, raises most of the issues in the law of criminal sentencing today.