Judge Stephen’s administrative responsibility (NCGS 7A-105)
Judge Donald Stephens, the superior court judge in residence is responsible for firing court clerks for using and certifying fake court documents per North Carolina General Statue GS 7A-105). But instead, he continues to cover it up, a crime that violates both state and federal statutes. (See home page for full story).
Removal of clerk [GS 7A-105] — The senior resident reviews charges made for removal of the clerk of court, decides whether to suspend the clerk pending a hearing, and conducts the hearing to decide whether to remove the clerk. If the clerk is suspended, the senior resident appoints a temporary replacement.