Appellate Court Opinions

Court’s decision in a case and explanation written by a justice(s) or judge(s) of the Supreme Court, or Court of Appeals.

29,820 Appellate Court Opinions

, Court of Appeals , COA19-134 (Judge Allegra Collins) , Published
State v. Hoque

motion to dismiss for insufficient evidence; driving while impaired; resisting a public officer; possession of open container while driving; motion to suppress blood test results; officers' use of force during blood draw; body-camera recordings

, Court of Appeals , COA19-14 (Judge Donna Stroud) , Unpublished
State v. Jones

motion to dismiss, trafficking by possession, trafficking by transportation

, Court of Appeals , COA19-189 (Judge Phil Berger Jr.) , Unpublished
State v. Litaker

Motion to Dismiss, Causal Nexus, Possession of Firearm by Felon

, Court of Appeals , COA19-347 (Judge Hunter Murphy) , Unpublished
State v. Littlejohn

Dismissal; Preservation; Fatal Variance; Ineffective Assistance of Counsel

, Court of Appeals , COA19-487 (Judge Christopher Brook) , Unpublished
State v. Locklear

injury to personal property; indictments; facial validity of indictments; fatal variance between indictment and evidence; sufficiency of factual basis for guilty plea

, Court of Appeals , COA17-716-2 (Judge Linda McGee) , Unpublished
State v. Lofton

motion to dismiss, sufficiency of the evidence, attempt to manufacture controlled substance

, Court of Appeals , COA19-130 (Judge Hunter Murphy) , Unpublished
State v. Martin

Court costs; Civil Judgment; Incomplete record

, Court of Appeals , COA19-517 (Judge Christopher Brook) , Unpublished
State v. McCord

probation violation; sufficiency of grounds for revocation of probation; clerical error in judgment

, Court of Appeals , COA19-463 (Judge John Tyson) , Unpublished
State v. Midgette

First-degree murder; felony murder; robbery with a dangerous weapon; motion to dismiss; limitation of cross-examination; Confrontation Clause, Rule 404(b); plain error review.

, Court of Appeals , COA19-161 (Judge Allegra Collins) , Unpublished
State v. Mize

statutory rape; jury instruction on impeachment or corroboration by prior statement; no prejudicial error

, Court of Appeals , COA19-301 (Judge Lucy Inman) , Unpublished
State v. Moore

Sale or Delivery of Marijuana; Arresting Judgment; Prior Record Level Stipulation

, Court of Appeals , COA19-173 (Judge Lucy Inman) , Unpublished
State v. Myers

Carrying A Concealed Gun; Motion to Dismiss; Insufficiency of the Evidence; Operability; Jury Instruction; Plain Error

, Court of Appeals , COA19-571 (Judge Christopher Brook) , Unpublished
State v. Patrick

legality of search of probationer; motion to suppress

, Court of Appeals , COA19-190 (Judge Valerie Zachary) , Unpublished
State v. Phoeun

custodial interrogation; Miranda warnings; motion to suppress

, Court of Appeals , COA19-215 (Judge Allegra Collins) , Published
State v. Schalow

Third prosecution arising out of same alleged conduct; presumption of prosecutorial vindictiveness; joinable offenses; dismissal required

, Court of Appeals , COA19-519 (Judge Reuben Young) , Unpublished
State v. Simmons

Evidence, Mistrial, Prejudice, Improper Comment, Self Defense, Aggressor Doctrine

, Court of Appeals , COA19-257 (Judge John Arrowood) , Unpublished
State v. Webster

dismissing and replacing juror after jury has been empaneled; NCGS § 15A-1215(a); lay witness opinion testimony under Rule of Evidence 701

, Court of Appeals , COA19-550 (Judge John Arrowood) , Unpublished
State v. Whitmire

absconded from probation; NCGS ? 15A-1343(b)(3a)