Charlotte Observer


Largest newspaper, in terms of circulation, in North Carolina and South Carolina. Owned by The McClatchy Company.
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Primary geographic focus: North Carolina
Organization type(s): Media


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Editorial

Legal aid cuts another hit for the poor

Charlotte Observer
August 8, 2017
The legal aid cuts done in the name of budget-balancing but now said by longtime observers to likely be permanent deny the poor a fair shake in the complicated legal system.

Editorial

Legislators could whack legal aid for the needy

Charlotte Observer
June 20, 2017
Out of sight of most of us, tens of thousands of low-income North Carolinians receive desperately needed free legal help every year.

Op-Ed

Insanity of 3-year-olds in immigration court

Bill Farthing
Charlotte Observer
April 2, 2016
2,000 children wait on Carolinas’ immigration court docket. They currently have no legal right to representation. Charlotte-area lawyers are stepping up to help them.

News Story

Hundreds of thousands still fall into ‘Medicaid gap’ in North Carolina

Karen Garloch
Charlotte Observer
March 8, 2016
North Carolina among 19 states rejecting federal funds for Medicaid expansion. Panel of experts will discuss ‘Closing the Coverage Gap in NC: Where We Go From Here’.

Op-Ed

N.C. must shine a light on domestic violence

John Wester
Charlotte Observer
December 25, 2015
As 2015 draws to a close, adequate protection is more theoretical than it has ever been, even though all statistics show a surge in the need for such protection in cases of domestic violence.

News Story

‘Border children’ struggle to adjust to life in Charlotte

Mark Price
Charlotte Observer
September 11, 2015
North Carolina's response to the unaccompanied children at the border last year has been a mix of victories and heartbreaking moments.

Editorial

Ensuring Equal Access to Justice

Editorial Board of Charlotte Observer
Charlotte Observer
March 15, 2015
Legal Services of the Southern Piedmont and Legal Aid of North Carolina-Charlotte are lauded for their services in this editorial.



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