North Carolina Appeals Court Won’t Rehear City’s Appeal Of Water System Takeover

(November 30, 2015, 8:45 AM EST) -- RALEIGH, N.C. — The North Carolina Court of Appeals on Nov. 10 denied a petition by the City of Asheville to rehear its appeal of the legislatively sanctioned takeover of its water system (City of Asheville v. State of North Carolina, et al., No. COA14-1255, N.C. App.).

The Court of Appeals also said that a petition by Asheville for a writ of supersedeas and a temporary stay is moot.

On Oct. 6, an appeals court panel ruled that the takeover the Asheville water system by the...
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