Displaying items by tag: Sons of Confederate Veterans

Wednesday, 12 February 2020 15:19

Judge tosses $2.5 million Silent Sam settlement

RALEIGH — A Superior Court judge has reversed course on a $2.5-million settlement granting a Confederate veterans group ownership of Silent Sam.

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Tuesday, 17 December 2019 12:42

UNC leadership continues defense of Silent Sam deal

RALEIGH — A civil rights organization is trying to send Confederate statue Silent Sam back to UNC Chapel Hill’s campus, a top official says.

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RALEIGH — The University of North Carolina System’s Board of Governors has a transparency problem. Again.

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Thursday, 05 December 2019 13:22

Silent Sam settlement could be only the beginning

RALEIGH — The Silent Sam deal might encourage copycats.

The Nov. 27 agreement between the UNC Board of Governors and the N.C. chapter of the Sons of Confederate Veterans, transferring the Confederate monument from the university to the SCV, seems “squirrely,” said former N.C. Supreme Court Justice Bob Orr.

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