Friday News Roundup
On our Friday regional news roundup, the legislature is busy working on redrawing congressional districts in the wake of a federal court ruling, CMPD reveals arrest disparities with regard to marijuana. African-Americans are being arrested more frequently. We have more on pupil reassignment efforts and we get an update on what’s been happening with GOP candidates in South Carolina before Saturday’s primary there. Those stories and more.
Tom Bullock, reporter, WFAE
Mary Newsom, associate director of the UNC Charlotte Urban Institute and author of PlanCharlotte.org.
Eric Frazier, editorial writer for The Charlotte Observer
Hilary Burns, staff writer for the Charlotte Business Journal