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Legislature Decriminalizes Local Ordinances

Thursday, October 7th, 2021

For some time, under North Carolina law, violations of city and county ordinances have been treated as misdemeanors or infractions unless the ordinance explicitly said that they were not. ┬áStarting in 2018, the General Assembly embarked on a project to decriminalize local government ordinances. Some of you may remember the call for a list of […]