Archive: North Carolina

Nursing home abuse headlines from the North Carolina nursing home abuse news archives.

May 2018

Camera caught nursing home staff mocking resident. Investigators find more problems.

RALEIGH-The state has substantiated claims that a nursing home mistreated a resident after a daughter secretly recorded staff insulting her father. The hidden camera Rebecca Knapton placed in her father’s room at Universal Health Care/North Raleigh captured staff belittling him after he had fallen out of bed and was calling for help. Read more at […]

Tuesday the 29th

Abuse investigation at Raleigh nursing home

A North Raleigh nursing home says they’ve fired members of their staff after a patient’s daughter secretly recorded her father being left on the cold floor for two hours. Read more at

Monday the 21st

August 2017

Forced arbitration agreements are unconstitutional

There is always talk about the Holy Grail of our Republic, the Constitution. Nary a day goes by that you won’t find someone somewhere demonstrating to protect their “rights,” most of which revolve around free speech, privacy and bearing arms. However, one right that is being attacked by the Trump administration today is receiving little […]

Monday the 28th

November 2016

February 2015

July 2014

August 2008

Governor Easley Signs 28 Bills Into Law

Raleigh, NC – North Carolina Governor Mike Easley signed 28 bills into law including buying Cape Fear River dams from the United States, car inspections, oil clean-up, military family education, state tort claims and public duty doctrine, background checks for nursing home workers, and more. The 28 bills were recently passed by the North Carolina […]

Friday the 8th

February 2008