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October 24, 2013 11:49 AM

New report shows NC Supreme Court race drew record outside spending

A new tally of campaign spending by outside groups in last year's state Supreme Court race shows a far greater amount than had been previously counted. The new report says $3.8 million was spent on the contest between incumbent Justice Paul Newby and challenger Judge Sam Ervin IV, mostly on Newby's behalf.

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