29,820 Appellate Court Opinions
Termination of parental rights; whether the district court received sufficient evidence and made adequate findings of fact to support a termination of respondent's parental rights under N.C.G.S. 7B-1111(a)(1)-(2) (2017); whether the district court abused its discretion by concluding that termination was in one of the child's best interest.
Appeal from orders terminating respondents' parental rights under N.C.G.S. 7B-1111(a)(1)-(2) (2017); whether the district court's findings of fact supported its conclusion of law that respondent-mother's parental rights should be terminated; no-merit review of respondent-father's appeal pursuant to N.C. R. App. P. 3.1(e).
Termination of parental rights under N.C.G.S. 7B-1111(a)(1) (2017); whether the district court should have appointed respondent-mother a guardian ad litem; whether the district court's findings of fact supported its conclusion that respondent-father's parental rights were subject to termination; whether a statement by the district court reflected bias.
Whether sufficient evidence existed to raise a jury question with regard to the larceny charge against defendant.
Appeal from sentence imposed for sexual offenses with a child after the trial court failed to conduct a charge conference before instructing the jury concerning an aggravating factor that the jury then found to exist; whether the Court of Appeals erred in vacating defendant's sentence and remanding for a new jury trial to determine the existence of the aggravating factor; validity of indictment for sexual offense against a child.
Separation of Powers; Appropriations; State Budget; As-Applied Constitutional Challenge
industrial commission; interlocutory orders; substantial right; final judgment
termination of parental rights
Termination of parental rights; Dispositional phase; Best interests determination; Consideration of child's wishes
Willful Abandonment, Prejudice
alternative care provider, clear and convincing evidence
Criminal Contempt; Motion to Recuse; Special Conditions.
Juvenile Delinquency Hearing; Motion to Dismiss; Sufficiency of the Evidence; Second-Degree Sexual Offense, Specific v. General Motion, Actual Force, N.C.G.S. sec. 7B-2405, privilege against self-incrimination, N.C.G.S. sec. 7B-2411, Adequacy of Findings
Condominium Act Owners' association; directed verdict; fiduciary duty of officers; standing; constructive fraud; punitive damages; attorney's fees.
Findings of Fact, Conclusions of Law, Voidable Title, Void Title, Liability, Damages
Child support; Modification; Substantial change in circumstances; Imputation of income; Discretionary decision; Misapprehension of law
Workers' Compensation, Jurisdiction
Rule 9(j); Medical malpractice; Summary Judgment; Voir dire.