13 hrs ago
The Raw Story
North Carolina judge: State's school voucher program unfairly benefits religious schools
A North Carolina judge on Thursday blocked the state's new school voucher program, saying it unconstitutionally diverted money from public education to private schools, many of them religious.
17 hrs ago
Burlington Times News
Judge: Private school vouchers unconstitutional
A new school voucher program was ruled unconstitutional Thursday by a judge who said taxpayer money should not be used for tuition to private or religious schools.
21 hrs ago
Daytona Beach News-Journal Online
NC judge: private school vouchers unconstitutional RALEIGH, N.C. a " A...
A North Carolina judge is ordering a stop to the use of taxpayer money to pay for tuition at private or religious schools.
Tue Aug 19, 2014
NC judge to issue voucher ruling on Thursday
Superior Court Judge Robert Hobgood heard arguments in Wake County Superior Court on Tuesday on whether it's constitutional for public money to be used to pay for tuition at private and religious schools.
NC judge weighs legality of school vouchers plan
A North Carolina judge is hearing arguments on whether it's constitutional for tax money to be used to pay for tuition at private or religious schools.
Sat Aug 16, 2014
3-judge panel system could shake up NC courts
In February, Wake County Superior Court Judge Robert Hobgood ruled the legislature's 2013 law ending teacher tenure was unconstitutional, and he blocked it from taking effect.
Wed Jul 30, 2014
Judge: School vouchers can go out ahead of ruling
A North Carolina judge won't block a state agency from distributing taxpayer money to cover private school tuition in advance of a hearing to determine whether the program championed by Republican lawmakers is legal.
Mon Jul 28, 2014
Rocky Mount Telegram
Two charged with credit card fraud
Police arrested two people Saturday and charged them with using a stolen credit card to make more than $1,000 worth of purchases in less than 24 hours.