Did ex-NC judge help ignite 'human bomb' at Capitol? Critics say he should be punished

CHARLOTTE, N.C. — Mark Martin retired as chief justice of the N.C. Supreme Court in 2019 with a reputation as a legal moderate and consensus-builder who worked to protect the integrity of the courts. But now the 57-year-old Republican is under attack for his role as an informal legal adviser to Donald Trump during the defeated president’s unprecedented two-month fight to remain in office. In a Jan. 31 story, the New York Times said Martin, now dean of a Christian law school in Virginia, was at the center of two of the most controversial legal maneuvers in Trump’s failed effort to overturn his …

Read More

HEDGE accordingly