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Snow curfews an abuse of power

By Corey Friedman [Note: This post was originally written as an editorial for The Wilson Times following the storm that blanketed eastern North Carolina with snow and ice the last week of January.] Wilson County officials told residents to use … Continue reading

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N.C. city orders Hanna curfew

By Corey Friedman As a tropical storm tickled the North Carolina coastline, Havelock city leaders ordered residents to stay indoors, imposing a curfew from 11 p.m. Friday to 6 a.m. this morning, the Sun Journal reported. Mayor Jimmy Sanders declared … Continue reading

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Police state precursor?

Could the paranoid ramblings of radio talk show host Alex Jones be coming true? Are we heading toward the era of martial law? One could draw that conclusion following the events in Helena-West Helena, Ark. where the city council has … Continue reading

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