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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Sep 22, 2017

RT @NCSBE: Federal Official: North Carolina NOT among 21 states directly targeted by Russian hackers in 2016.  #ncpol

Sep 22, 2017

RT @democracync: Next week, #ncga will take public comment on rushed judicial redistricting legislation (HB717). Fight for #FairMaps

Sep 22, 2017

RT @scsj: Remember, #NC’s partisan gerrymandering case is in court Oct. 16.  #ncga #fairmaps #ncpol

Sep 22, 2017

RT @ChrisBrookACLU: .@CarrboroTownGov stepping up w/ #DACA info clinics & scholarships for those renewing! More details here:

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