In advance of Independence Day, NEWS 14's Capital Tonight looked at the role and importance of the Judicial Branch in state and federal government. Reporter Tim Boyum talked with NC Supreme Court Justices Barbara Jackson and Paul Newby. The justices spoke about the role of the Judicial Branch in state government, technological improvements coming soon to the Judicial Branch, and the unique freedoms and liberties enjoyed by citizens of the United States. Please follow the link below to see the episode. The justices' segment begins after the 15:00 mark.

http://www.twcnews.com/nc/triangle-sandhills/politics/2017/07/3/capital-tonight-july-3--role-and-importance-of-the-judiciary.html

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