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University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill


May 17, 1995
Although virtually unenforceable for twenty-seven years, the Speaker Ban Law was finally repealed by the General Assembly.
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May 19, 1995
Joseph Carlyle Sitterson died in Chapel Hill. He was born in Kinston in 1911 and graduated from the University in 1931. From 1966 to 1972, he served as chancellor, facing some of the most turbulent years in the University's history.
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