Appellate Court Opinions

Slip opinions (court's decision in a case) filed and written by the justices of the Supreme Court or judges of the Court of Appeals

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31,464 Appellate Court Opinions

, Court of Appeals , COA18-1150-2 (Judge Valerie Zachary) , Unpublished
State v. Allen

motion to dismiss for insufficient evidence of defendant as perpetrator; viewing evidence in the light most favorable to the State; testimony of identity

, Court of Appeals , COA20-658 (Judge John Tyson) , Unpublished
State v. Bailey

Misdemeanor assault; unlawful seizure without a warrant; motion to dismiss for insufficient evidence-probable cause; misdemeanor committed outside the presence of an officer.

, Court of Appeals , COA20-597 (Judge John Arrowood) , Published
State v. Barnes

lifetime satellite-based monitoring; petition for writ of certiorari; Rule 2

, Court of Appeals , COA20-499 (Judge John Arrowood) , Published
State v. Beck

issues are whether trial court erred by failing to dismiss one of two conspiracy charges involving the same criminal plot and whether the court abused its discretion by failing to provide the jury with a copy of the transcript of a trial witness

, Court of Appeals , COA20-550 (Judge Valerie Zachary) , Published
State v. Billings

satellite-based monitoring; relief under Grady III; subject-matter jurisdiction

, Court of Appeals , COA20-608 (Judge Tobias Hampson) , Published
State v. Brantley-Phillips

Obtaining Property by False Pretense; Sufficiency of Evidence; Fatal Variance of Jury Instructions

, Court of Appeals , COA20-735 (Judge John Tyson) , Unpublished
State v. David Anthony Harris

Drug trafficking, ineffective assistance of counsel, Franks v. Delaware hearing, right to speedy appeal, prejudice, concurrent sentences.

, Court of Appeals , COA20-705 (Judge John Arrowood) , Unpublished
State v. Donald Lee Frye

issues are whether court committed plain error by failing to inform jury of its decision to sustain objection and whether court abused its discretion by admitting alleged inflammatory evidence

, Court of Appeals , COA20-530 (Judge Fred Gore) , Unpublished
STATE v. GEORGE FREEMAN

kidnapping; restraint for the purpose of inflicting serious bodily harm; sufficiency of the evidence.

, Court of Appeals , COA20-644 (Judge Darren Jackson) , Published
State v. Gibson

trial court did not err in denying motion to dismiss where driver's license and social security card were competent evidence of defendant's identity; no notice an opportunity to be heard on the issue of attorney's fees is required when payment is required as a condition of probation under State v. Friend

, Court of Appeals , COA20-390 (Judge Fred Gore) , Published
State v. Gonzalez

Subpoena, telephone service, failure to appear, show cause hearing, and criminal contempt

, Court of Appeals , COA20-9 (Judge Donna Stroud) , Published
State v. Hills

Impermissible opinion,
Facial validity of indictment,
Essential elements of crime charged

, Court of Appeals , COA20-593 (Judge Tobias Hampson) , Unpublished
State v. Ivan Salazar

Motion to Continue; Forensic Reports; Confrontation Clause

, Court of Appeals , COA20-486 (Judge Fred Gore) , Unpublished
State v. Kearney

Preservation, jury instructions, and self-defense

, Court of Appeals , COA20-650 (Judge Jeff Carpenter) , Published
State v. Logan

Motion to suppress; unreasonable search and seizure; probable cause; four corners of search warrant affidavit; nexus between location and illegal activity at the time warrant was executed

, Court of Appeals , COA20-563 (Judge John Tyson) , Published
State v. Medlin

Felony obtaining property by false pretenses; special conditions of probation, NCGS 15A-1343(b1); conditions related to offense; child visitation; abuse of discretion.

, Court of Appeals , COA20-118 (Judge Jeff Carpenter) , Unpublished
State v. Miles

malicious conduct by prisoner; ineffective assistance of counsel; plain error; lay-opinion testimony; motion to sequester witnesses; calculation of prior record level

, Court of Appeals , COA20-53 (Judge John Tyson) , Unpublished
State v. Moore

First-degree murder; Evidence Rule 702; fingerprint testimony; right to public trial; preserved objections.