Past, Present Black N.C. Black Justices Honored
Past, present black N.C. black justices honored – WS Chronicle
Count today as a landmark in North Carolina history.
For the first time ever, all past and present African-American justices of the North Carolina Supreme Court are being honored for their invaluable contributions to the state’s judicial history during a special celebration at the Law and Justice Building in Raleigh.
The event is part of the upcoming recognition of the 200th anniversary of the N.C. Supreme Court.
“On the cusp of those Court celebrations, it is timely that we reflect on the importance of diversity throughout the judiciary,” says N.C. Associate Justice Cheri Beasley, one of the …