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, Court of Appeals , COA21-556-2 (Judge Allegra Collins) , Published
In re: Gerringer

estate proceedings; N.C. Gen. Stat. 30-3.1; petition for elective share by surviving spouse;

, Court of Appeals , COA21-755 (Judge Donna Stroud) , Published
In re: M.T. & K.T.

3.1; order ceasing reunification; termination of parental rights; grounds of abuse or neglect; admission of evidence at termination of parental rights disposition stage

, Court of Appeals , COA21-775 (Judge John Arrowood) , Unpublished
In the Matter of J.M.

juvenile delinquent; N.C.G.S. 7B-2405; privilege against self-incrimination; State concedes error

, Court of Appeals , COA21-609 (Judge April Wood) , Unpublished
Jacqueline L. Gray. v. Wells Fargo Bank, N.A.

Foreclosure, Deed of Trust, Collateral estoppel, Foreclosure proceeding, Non-Judicial, Res Judicata, Notice, Doctrine of Collateral estoppel, Non-mutual collateral estoppel, Defensive collateral estoppel, Foreclosure sale, Assistant clerk, Foreclose, Damages, Default, Parties, Reverse Mortgage, Interlocutory, Borrower, Substitute Trustee, Immediate appeal, Summary Judgment

, Court of Appeals , COA21-465 (Judge Darren Jackson) , Unpublished
State of N. Carolina v. Jared Eugene Nicholson

trial court did not err in allowing officer testimony about his subsequent actions after interviewing non-testifying co-defendant; it was not plain error for the trial court to allow prosecutor to ask leading question about identity of defendant or to specify the items of stolen property in jury instructions for charge of felony larceny; thus, no errors occurred, the cumulative effect of which required a new trial

, Court of Appeals , COA21-459 (Judge Donna Stroud) , Published
State v. Adams

child abuse, motion to dismiss, voir dire, probation

, Court of Appeals , COA22-35 (Judge Valerie Zachary) , Unpublished
State v. Burbage

probation revocation; absconding; clerical error

, Court of Appeals , COA21-498 (Judge Lucy Inman) , Published
State v. Cheers

satellite-based monitoring; term of 30 years; trial court's jurisdiction to conduct SBM hearing; recidivist also convicted of offense involving physical, mental, or sexual abuse of minor; sufficient findings to support highest possible level of supervision

, Court of Appeals , COA21-801 (Judge John Tyson) , Unpublished
State v. Goncalves

Search incident to Arrest;
Motion to Suppress;
Waiver at Trial;
Rule 404(b);
Plain Error Review

, Court of Appeals , COA21-765 (Judge Jefferson Griffin) , Unpublished
State v. Justin Lee Abernathy

Motion to suppress, reasonable suspicion for investigatory stop, probable cause to search vehicle, de minimis extension of stop for K9 sniff

, Court of Appeals , COA21-531 (Judge John Tyson) , Unpublished
State v. Kirk

Anders brief;
Motion to Preserve;
Evidence + DNA;

, Court of Appeals , COA21-647 (Judge John Tyson) , Unpublished
State v. Laquan Leon Williams

First Degree Murder;
Premeditation and Deliberation;
Lying in Wait;
Motion to Dismiss;
Jury Instructions;
Denial of Mistrial

, Court of Appeals , COA21-461 (Judge Chris Dillon) , Unpublished
State v. Lassiter

first-degree murder, attempted murder, insanity defense, victim impact evidence

, Court of Appeals , COA21-698 (Judge Tobias Hampson) , Published
State v. Lawson

Criminal Pleadings, Sufficiency of Indictments, Animal Cruelty, Improper Closing Argument

, Court of Appeals , COA21-699 (Judge John Arrowood) , Unpublished
State v. Mason Troy Nickelson

possession of a weapon by a prisoner; sufficiency of indictment; motion to dismiss; lay opinion