The State Board of Elections held an October 2009 hearing into former Gov. Mike Easley's campaign finances.
Easley aide to appear before elections board
Ruffin Poole, who served as Easley's lawyer during the governor's two terms in office, will attend a Dec. 17 hearing of the State Board of Elections, Executive Director Gary Bartlett said Wednesday.
Appeals court says Easley aide should testify
The state Court of Appeals ruled Friday afternoon that an aide to former Gov. Mike Easley should be required to testify before the State Board of Elections.
Elections board: Easley might have committed crime
The State Board of Elections on Friday turned its investigation into alleged campaign finance violations by former Gov. Mike Easley over to prosecutors, saying "evidence suggests" crimes might have been committed by him and others.
Easley: Send campaign case to DA
Former Gov. Mike Easley wants the State Board of Elections to forward his campaign finance case to the Wake County District Attorney's Office for a full investigation, his attorney said Thursday.
Easley denies allegations he bent campaign finance rules
Former Gov. Mike Easley spent nearly five hours on the witness stand Wednesday trying to blunt allegations that he and his 2004 campaign violated state campaign finance rules.
Easley campaign hearing off to fast start
A series of witnesses piled up testimony against former Gov. Mike Easley on Monday as a historic hearing into his campaign finances opened before the State Board of Elections.