Easley Signs Innocence Commission into Law

Lance outlined the major provisions of the new commission earlier, but now it is official as Easley signed the bill creating the NC Innocence Commission. The commission is the only one in the nation that allows for appeals outside the current court system, where the bases for review of trial court decisions are very narrow. (article on the law here)

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IF NC can be first in this area

I feel hopeful we could also be first in some other areas:

Green energy
Jobs creation around innovation in environmental stewardship
Getting businesses out of electoral politics
Sending crooked Congressmen into retirement