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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Nov 20, 2017

Lawmakers still object to special master; Covington plaintiffs offer incumbency tweaks to new plan #ncga #ncpol

Nov 18, 2017

RT @garydrobertson: GOP lawmakers tell expert to leave legislative lines alone; plaintiffs pleased with special master's maps #ncpol 

Nov 17, 2017

Center for American Progress highlights effects of NC judicial changes on judges of color  #ncga #ncpol

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