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Statewide Justice Advocacy Organization supports Wiley Nickel for NC Senate 16

By April 27, 2018 No Comments

North Carolina Advocates for Justice Political Action Committee Endorses Wiley Nickel for NC Senate 16

Raleigh, N.C. – The North Carolina Advocates for Justice Political Action Committee recently signaled their support for Wiley Nickel, Democratic candidate for North Carolina state Senate in District 16.  Nickel issued the following response, “I am proud to have the support of the North Carolina Advocates for Justice Political Action Committee!  As a former prosecutor and current defense attorney, I very much appreciate the work of the North Carolina Advocates for Justice as they fight to protect the rights of North Carolinians through community development, education, and advocacy.  I look forward to continuing to work with the North Carolina Advocates for Justice to promote fairness and equality for all North Carolinians.”

Who are the North Carolina Advocates for Justice?

The membership of the North Carolina Advocates for Justice, now 3,500 strong, represents those injured by the wrongdoing of others, workers fighting for their rights in the workplace, the disabled, those addressing family problems, consumers, those in debt, and those accused of crime.  The membership includes attorneys, legal assistants, law school faculty and students, and law office managers.

The North Carolina Advocates for Justice accomplishes its mission through effective advocacy work in the North Carolina state legislature, through the development of various legal publications and over 40 professional development seminars annually to help attorneys improve their skills, and through the administration of a variety of public outreach initiatives aimed at enhancing public understanding of the U.S. legal system. The organization’s Legal Affairs Committee also monitors the development of law and serves as a trial attorney advocate to the State Bar.