Anita Earls, a civil rights attorney, is running for a seat on the N C. Supreme Court. She is challenging incumbent Republican Judge Barbara Jackson, who is seeking re-election as well as another Republican, Christopher (Chris) Anglin.
Judge John Arrowood was appointed to serve on the North Carolina Court of Appeals by Governor Roy Cooper in April 2017. He previously served on the Court from 2007 to 2008 after being appointed by Governor Mike Easley. He is seeking re-election to a full term.