Miss North Carolina

The attorney for former Miss North Carolina Rebekah Revels says he will not turn over topless photos of the ex-beauty queen.

Lawyer Barry Nakell refused again yesterday to surrender the pictures during a conference call yesterday with the lawyer for the Miss North Carolina pageant. Revels' lawsuit against the pageant is being heard by an arbitrator, who told Nakell to show the photos to the pageant's lawyers.

Nakell says he is bound by a Superior Court judge's order not to show the pictures to anyone. The photos were taken by a former boyfriend of Revels and led to the pageant taking her crown last summer.

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