29,427 Appellate Court Opinions
Motion to suppress evidence seized from defendant's house and vehicle; whether the affidavit for the search warrant contained sufficient information to establish probable cause to conduct the searches.
Appeal from convictions for breaking and entering and larceny after breaking and entering; whether the State presented sufficient evidence to support defendant's convictions based on the doctrine of recent possession of the stolen goods.
Whether the trial court erred in revoking defendant's probation under N.C.G.S. 15A-1344(f) after his probationary term expired; whether the trial court made a sufficient finding of 'good cause shown and stated' to comply with N.C.G.S. 15A-1344(f)(3).
Whether the State presented sufficient evidence that a rock-like substance found in defendant's hotel room was heroin even though the State did not conduct a scientifically valid chemical analysis of the substance.
Appeal from district and superior court orders granting defendant's motions to suppress and dismissing a charge of driving while impaired; whether the Court of Appeals majority erred by (1) concluding that police had probable cause to arrest and charge defendant with driving while impaired and (2) reversing and remanding the lower courts' orders to the contrary.
Appeal from defendant's convictions for child sexual offenses following the trial court's denial of his motion to suppress evidence of images recovered from a USB thumb drive owned by him; extent to which the private-search doctrine authorized police to conduct a warrantless search of data stored on the thumb drive; whether there was probable cause for police to obtain a warrant to conduct a further search of the thumb drive.
Domestic Violence Protective Order
Fear of imminent serious bodily injury
Equitable distribution; Award of attorneys' fees; Willful civil contempt; Violations of Rule 11
Rule 12(b)(6) dismissal for failure to state a claim; Sufficiency of allegations in complaint; Negligent infliction of emotional distress; Intentional infliction of emotional distress
DMV, authority to act, chemical analysis, affidavit, NC Gen. Stat. section 20-16.2
Electronic Discovery; Motion to Compel; Forensic Examination; Attorney-Client Privilege; Work-Product Immunity
Motion to disqualify counsel
Equitable distribution; Classification of property; Sufficiency of findings of fact; Post-separation business distributions; Classification of workers' compensation and personal injury awards; Incorrect legal standard and burden of proof
Decedent's Estates; Real Property; Quiet Title Action; Standing; Deed; Ambiguity.
Rule 59 Motions; Preservation of Error; Worker?s Compensation Lien
juvenile court, Chapter 7B, UCCJEA, transfer of jurisdiction
Termination of parental rights; neglect, NCGS 7B-1111(a)(1); probability of future neglect; reasonable progress, NCGS 7B-1111(a)(2)
Release of police body-camera recordings, abuse of discretion, gag orders, First Amendment