UNC settles Silent Sam dispute; Sons of Confederate Veterans get statue

//UNC settles Silent Sam dispute; Sons of Confederate Veterans get statue

UNC settles Silent Sam dispute; Sons of Confederate Veterans get statue

After more than a year of agonizing over what to do with the controversial "Silent Sam" confederate memorial on UNC Chapel Hill's campus, the university system has entered into a settlement to hand over possession of the monument, and funding, to a group of its supporters. The system said Wednesday it has entered into a consent judgment in a lawsuit filed by The North Carolina Division Sons of Confederate Veterans (SCV) regarding the statue. The agreement says UNC will hand over the statue,…

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By | 2019-11-27T19:54:25+00:00 November 27th, 2019|Education|

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