Appellate Court Opinions

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31,147 Appellate Court Opinions

, Supreme Court , 238A20 (Justice Paul Newby) , Published
Curlee v. Johnson

Whether a landlord had a duty to protect a third party from harm caused by his tenants' dog.

, Supreme Court , 480A20 (Per Curiam) , Published
In re Brooks

Order of suspension for improperly serving as executor for non-relatives' estates, collecting substantial fees for such service, and failing to properly report the income, in violation of the Code of Judicial Conduct.

, Supreme Court , 438A19 (Justice Michael Morgan) , Published
In re G.B., M.B., and A.O.J.

Termination of parental rights; whether the district court made adequate findings of fact to support a termination of respondent-father's parental rights under N.C.G.S. 7B-1111(a)(2); whether the district court properly determined that termination of respondent-parents' parental rights under N.C.G.S. 7B-1110(a) was in the best interests of the children.

, Supreme Court , 77A19 (Justice Sam Ervin IV) , Published
In re George

Whether the trial court abused its discretion in finding that two purchasers, the first of whom purchased a tract of real property at a nonjudicial foreclosure sale and the second of whom purchased the property from the initial purchaser, were not good faith purchasers for value.

, Supreme Court , 8A20 (Justice Sam Ervin IV) , Published
State v. Allen

Whether the trial court violated defendant's due process rights when it failed to hold a second hearing to examine his competency to proceed immediately prior to trial.

, Supreme Court , 49A20 (Justice Phil Berger Jr.) , Published
State v. Meader

Defendant appeals the Court of Appeals' decision finding the trial court did not err in denying defendant's request for an instruction on voluntary intoxication.

, Supreme Court , 486PA19 (Justice Anita Earls) , Published
State v. Melvin

In armed robbery case where co-defendants sought to sever trial, Court of Appeals erred by applying standard of error preservation for severance of offenses rather than severance of defendants.

, Supreme Court , 225A20 (Per Curiam) , Published
State v. Prince

Whether the evidence showed that defendant committed both assault with a deadly weapon with intent to kill inflicting serious injury and assault by strangulation.

, Supreme Court , 78A20 (Justice Tamara Barringer) , Published
State v. Scott

Whether the Court of Appeals erred by not applying the standard for determining the existence of and showing of prejudice for a violation of the defendant's rights under the Constitution of the United States.

, Court of Appeals , COA19-1165 (Judge Richard Dietz) , Unpublished
Czech v. Cole

Summary judgment; sale of real estate; fraud; negligent misrepresentation; negligence; disclosures; As Is clause

, Court of Appeals , COA20-31 (Judge Hunter Murphy) , Unpublished
In re K.S., K.N.S.

Ceasing reunification efforts, permanency planning, custody of juveniles.

, Court of Appeals , COA20-794 (Judge Darren Jackson) , Unpublished
In re: B.M.P.

Anders brief in child neglect case; independent review of the record disclosed no prejudicial error