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April 17, 2014, No comments

North Carolina will soon be the first state in the nation to compensate victims of an officially sanctioned sterilization program, a large number of which took place in Buncombe County. But the window for compensation claims closes at the end of June 2014.

Current Buncombe County District Attorney Ron Moore and challenger Todd Williams appear at a recent debate held in Asheville.

VIDEO: Buncombe County district attorney candidates debate

April 16, 2014, No comments

Two candidates vying to become Buncombe County's next district attorney recently discussed issues ranging from funding to the Asheville Police Departm ...

Buncombe DA debate April 11, 2014

Debate over Asheville police evidence audit returns in Buncombe DA race

April 14, 2014, No comments

The still-secret report, completed more than two years ago, has loomed large in the primary contest between incumbent Ron Moore and challenger Todd Wi ...

Bob Orr. Photo courtesy of Poyner Spruill.

McCrory appoints interim DA for 5 WNC counties

April 9, 2014, No comments

Gov. Pat McCrory has appointed Justice Bob Orr, a former member of the N.C. Court of Appeals and former Justice on the N.C. Supreme Court, to fill the ...