31,464 Appellate Court Opinions
motion to dismiss for insufficient evidence of defendant as perpetrator; viewing evidence in the light most favorable to the State; testimony of identity
Misdemeanor assault; unlawful seizure without a warrant; motion to dismiss for insufficient evidence-probable cause; misdemeanor committed outside the presence of an officer.
lifetime satellite-based monitoring; petition for writ of certiorari; Rule 2
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
satellite-based monitoring; relief under Grady III; subject-matter jurisdiction
Obtaining Property by False Pretense; Sufficiency of Evidence; Fatal Variance of Jury Instructions
Drug trafficking, ineffective assistance of counsel, Franks v. Delaware hearing, right to speedy appeal, prejudice, concurrent sentences.
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
kidnapping; restraint for the purpose of inflicting serious bodily harm; sufficiency of the evidence.
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
Subpoena, telephone service, failure to appear, show cause hearing, and criminal contempt
Facial validity of indictment,
Essential elements of crime charged
Motion to Continue; Forensic Reports; Confrontation Clause
Preservation, jury instructions, and self-defense
Anders review; guilty plea
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
Excited Utterance; Lay Opinion
Felony obtaining property by false pretenses; special conditions of probation, NCGS 15A-1343(b1); conditions related to offense; child visitation; abuse of discretion.
malicious conduct by prisoner; ineffective assistance of counsel; plain error; lay-opinion testimony; motion to sequester witnesses; calculation of prior record level
First-degree murder; Evidence Rule 702; fingerprint testimony; right to public trial; preserved objections.