Law and courts reporter at @NCPolicyWatch. Formerly of @postandcourier. #UNT grad. Texas native, pseudo Virginian, Raleigh transplant. Tweets are my own.

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Melissa Boughton, Courts and Law Reporter, joined N.C. Policy Watch in September 2016. She covers local, state and federal courts and writes about key decisions that impact the lives of North Carolinians. Before joining the project, Melissa worked the crime and courts beats at The Post and Courie...

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Jun 27, 2017

RT @LaurenHorsch: House will plan to vote on the veto override at 10 a.m. tomorrow. #NCGA #NCPOOL

Jun 27, 2017

RT @FO_Woolverton: House Speaker says H717 - vast changes to NC judicial and district attorney elections, postponed to Wed. #ncga #ncpol

Jun 27, 2017

RT @DanBlueNC: This motion to override this veto is premature - we have the opportunity to negotiate on the points that @NC_Governor laid out #ncpol #ncga

Jun 27, 2017

.@RepJustinBurr 2 @newsobserver: judicial, prosecutorial maps won't advance bc @NC_Governor vetoed budget earlier than expected #ncga #ncpol

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