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Limitations on Property Rights in Public Employment: Pittman v. Wilson County

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In the Pittman v. Wilson County decision, a local government employer is not obligated to follow its procedural requirements for discharge of employees where those requirements are only set forth by resolution in an employee handbook. This bulletin reviews the case and summarizes the current North Carolina law concerning public employee property rights.
Local Government Law Bulletin (NoCar KFN 7830 A15 L6), Vol. Issue 31, May 1988, p1-4, f