Billy Corriher is a writer whose work focuses on judges, voting rights and the courts in North Carolina. His work can be found at FacingSouth.org and TheSupremeCourts.org. He has also written about these issues for ThinkProgress, The Hill, USA Today, The Los Angeles Times, Newsweek and the Raleigh News & Observer. From 2012 to 2017, he worked on issues around judges and judicial nominations at the Center for American Progress, a progressive think tank in Washington, D.C. He is the author of “Usurpers: How Voters Stopped the GOP Takeover of North Carolina’s Courts,” published in May 2021.
Corriher earned his bachelor's degree in political science with a minor in journalism from the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill and his law degree from Georgia State University in Atlanta. Before attending law school, he was a reporter for the Clayton News-Daily in Georgia.