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No One Owns Raleigh’s Historic Oberlin Cemetery

 |  Martha Quillin  | News & Observer

A nonprofit group that has spent years trying to clean up Oberlin Cemetery and draw attention to its historical significance now finds a legal question hovering like a specter over the place where the remains of hundreds of former residents of Oberlin Village have been buried since the 1800s.

Who owns the place where these old bones lie?

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