North Carolina Law Review

University of North Carolina School of Law

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Chapel Hill, NC 27514

March 26, 2020

98 N.C. L. REV. F. 59 (2020)

Across the United States, vaccine exemption rates have been on the rise, leading to the reemergence of previously eradicated diseases, such as measles. This trend is reflected in North Carolina, where increased use of the vaccination law’s r...

December 9, 2019

98 N.C. L. REV. F. 35 (2019)

The 2018 Farm Bill has signaled a sea change in hemp cultivation and sale in the United States. In addition to legalizing the crop and sketching out a framework for its regulation, the bill has brought some clarity to the legal status of can...

December 9, 2019

98 N.C. L. REV. F. 16 (2019)

In 1905, the United Daughters of the Confederacy’s James B. Gordon Chapter of Winston-Salem erected a monument to the Confederacy on the grounds of the Forsyth County Courthouse. The monument stood on Forsyth County property until 2014 when...

December 9, 2019

98 N.C. L. REV. F. 1 (2019)

In 2017, the Supreme Court of North Carolina rendered its decision in Fidelity Bank v. North Carolina Department of Revenue.2 The issue presented in that case was whether the word “interest” as used in the North Carolina Revenue Act3 (the “Re...

June 25, 2019

When Congress established the position of the administrative law judge (“ALJ”) via the Administrative Procedure Act (“APA”) in 1946, it sought to address concerns that persons hearing administrative cases lacked sufficient independence from the agencies that employed t...

January 17, 2019

97 N.C. L. Rev. Addendum 1 (2019)

Modern medicine can extend the dying process so long that a patient dying of a terminal illness may feel trapped in a tortuously slow, lingering decline. Some patients will want to achieve a swifter, gentler end by ingesting medications...

September 20, 2018

96 N.C. L. Rev. Addendum 20

Today, “[a] 401(k) is expected by employees in mid-to-large sized firms, but it can be fraught with peril for plan sponsors given the fiduciary responsibility and recent spate of lawsuits.” Imagine a private company voluntarily offers employe...

April 15, 2018

96 N.C. L. Rev. Addendum 1

The terrorist attacks of September 11, 2001 occurred almost seventeen years ago, but their consequences continue to be felt around the world. The United States remains engaged across the globe, particularly in Southwest and Central Asia, in a...

May 3, 2017

95 N.C. L. Rev. Addendum 83 (2017)

While reminiscing about family holiday gatherings, most people probably think of great food and taking countless pictures. I, however, fondly remember trying to avoid everyone and going into a bedroom to play video games so that I did...

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