US Attorney

The State of Things
11:52 am
Wed September 11, 2013

Staff Changes In Eastern District Prosecutors Office

U.S. Attorney for North Carolina's Eastern District Thomas Walker
Credit U.S. Attorney's Office (Eastern District)

News and Observer investigative reporter Joe Neff talks about staff changes in the Eastern District Prosecutors Office

In the wake of a public reprimand by the U.S. Fourth Circuit Court of Appeals, the eastern district federal prosecutors office implemented new policies and procedures. The office was scolded by the court for discovery abuse including a pattern of withholding evidence from defendants. 

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Politics & Government
6:20 am
Fri August 24, 2012

Settlement Over Housing For Mental Health

State officials have reached a settlement with the federal government to avoid litigation and provide people with serious mental illness more housing choices.

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