Articles in regional publications that pertain to a wide range of North Carolina-related topics.
The Supreme Court of North Carolina: A Brief History
This history of North Carolina’s Supreme Court spans over two centuries. Whichard examined its legislature that became more progressive to the benefit of minorities and children. He revealed how over time this assembly of judges became more representative of North Carolina’s population. The author also noted judges who played a formidable role in its development such as John Louis Taylor, Walter Clark, and Sam Ervin IV.
Taylor, John Louis, 1769-1829
; Ruffin, Thomas, 1787-1870
; Gaston, William Joseph, 1778-1844
; Henderson, Leonard, 1772-1833
; Hall, John, 1767-1833
; Badger, George Edmund, 1795-1866
; Clark, Walter M. (McKenzie), 1846-1924
; Nash, Frederick, 1781-1858
; Daniel, Joseph J., 1784-1848
; Manly, Mathias Evans, 1801-1881
; Sharp, Susie Marshall, 1907-1996
; Frye, Henry E., 1932-