29,279 Appellate Court Opinions
Public nuisance, NCGS 19-2.1; NCGS 160A-12; Rule 12(b)(6)motion to dismiss; subject matter jurisdiction; Abandonment of issue on appeal, Appellate Rule 28(a).
Anders Review; MAR
Weapons of mass death and destruction, exception to NCGS 14-288.8(c); Ejusdem Generis; Rule of Lenity; motion to dismiss.
Sexual offense; Plain Error; corpus delicti; Ineffective Assistance of Counsel
EIRA; Eyewitness Testimony, Unavailable Expert Witness.
Prior-record-level calculations;Stipulations to the classification of a defendant's prior conviction; State v. Arrington, 371 N.C. 518, 819 S.E.2d 329 (2018).
Post-conviction DNA testing, appointment of counsel, materiality
Improper closing argument; Non-prejudicial error where evidence of guilt is overwhelming and uncontested.
felony murder, evidence, closing argument
Probation revocation; Absconding; Sufficiency of evidence to support a finding of absconding.
Subject-matter jurisdiction to revoke probation; N.C. Gen. Stat. Section 15A-1346; Procedures for imposing direct criminal contempt.
Motion to dismiss
Theory of guilt
Voluntary Intoxication Instruction
Rule 41(b); Dismissed with prejudice; Findings of Fact; Lesser Sanctions
Retaliatory Employment Discrimination Act, N.C. Gen. Stat. § 95-241, summary judgment, burden-shifting, nondiscriminatory purpose, evidence of pretext beyond speculation
statutory authority; municipal sewer service availability fees; undeveloped property
Failure to preserve.