Rachel Jordan of Cary protests outside the House gallery during a special session of the N.C. General Assembly at the Legislative Building in Raleigh, N.C., Friday, Dec. 16, 2016. Common Cause and 10 NC residents have filed a lawsuit accusing Lt. Gov. Dan Forest and NC legislative leaders Phil Berger and Tim Moore of violating the state Constitution. A judge refused to dismiss the lawsuit on Tuesday, July 18, 2017.
Rachel Jordan of Cary protests outside the House gallery during a special session of the N.C. General Assembly at the Legislative Building in Raleigh, N.C., Friday, Dec. 16, 2016. Common Cause and 10 NC residents have filed a lawsuit accusing Lt. Gov. Dan Forest and NC legislative leaders Phil Berger and Tim Moore of violating the state Constitution. A judge refused to dismiss the lawsuit on Tuesday, July 18, 2017. Ethan Hyman ehyman@newsobserver.com
Rachel Jordan of Cary protests outside the House gallery during a special session of the N.C. General Assembly at the Legislative Building in Raleigh, N.C., Friday, Dec. 16, 2016. Common Cause and 10 NC residents have filed a lawsuit accusing Lt. Gov. Dan Forest and NC legislative leaders Phil Berger and Tim Moore of violating the state Constitution. A judge refused to dismiss the lawsuit on Tuesday, July 18, 2017. Ethan Hyman ehyman@newsobserver.com
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