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Resource ID: #15197
Subject: State Government
Source: WRAL-TV (Raleigh
Affiliation: 
Date: April 27, 28, 1998

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North Carolina's Victim Compensation Fund, designed to reimburse innocent victims for medical and funeral expenses and lost time from work, has paid more than $200,000 to convicted felons. The report profiles one case where the claimant was shot after threatening to shoot and kill his assailant. Claimant had a lengthy criminal history.

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