Appellate Court Opinions

Court’s decision in a case and explanation written by a justice(s) or judge(s) of the Supreme Court, or Court of Appeals.

30,563 Appellate Court Opinions

, Supreme Court , 411A94-6 (Justice Cheri Beasley) , Published
State v. Robinson

Whether the repeal of the Racial Justice Act violated the North Carolina Constitution and the Constitution of the United States.

, Supreme Court , 119PA18 (Justice Paul Newby) , Published
State v. Smith

Whether defendant preserved all sufficiency of the evidence issues for appellate review when he identified only one element of the crime in his motion to dismiss at trial; whether defendant was properly deemed a teacher allowing him to be convicted of N.C.G.S. 14-27.7, criminalizing sexual activity with students.

, Supreme Court , 294A18 (Justice Mark Davis) , Published
State v. Waycaster

Whether the State may prove the existence of a defendant's prior felony convictions by a method of proof other than those expressly set out in the Habitual Felons Act.

, Supreme Court , 99PA19 (Justice Robin Hudson) , Published
Walker v. K&W Cafeterias

Whether the Industrial Commission erred by ordering subrogation of UIM proceeds under N.C.G.S. 97-10.2 that plaintiff was awarded in a South Carolina wrongful death settlement.

, Court of Appeals , COA19-493 (Judge Valerie Zachary) , Published
Harter v. Eggleston

custody; inconvenient forum; N.C. Gen. Stat. 50A-207; verified motion

, Court of Appeals , COA19-1086 (Judge Wanda Bryant) , Unpublished

Neglected Juvenile; Adjudication; Visitation; Disposition.

, Court of Appeals , COA19-1020 (Judge Allegra Collins) , Unpublished
In Re: L.N.H.

juvenile abuse, neglect, dependency; judicial notice of medical records; hearsay by witnesses

, Court of Appeals , COA19-803 (Judge Lucy Inman) , Published
In re: E.P-L.M.

Abuse, Neglect, Dependency; Civil Custody; Ability to Pay for Visitation

, Court of Appeals , COA19-845 (Judge John Tyson) , Unpublished
In the Matter of JR, CR, DR

Neglect; dependency; lack of findings; domestic violence protective order; lack of service; variances in rendition and final order entered; mediated family settlement agreement.

, Court of Appeals , COA19-742 (Judge Donna Stroud) , Published
Leonard v. Bell

Medical Records, Rule 9(j), expert review

, Court of Appeals , COA18-945-2 (Per Curiam) , Unpublished
State v. Charles

public vehicular area; PVA; subdivision; N.C.G.S. 20-4.01(32)

, Court of Appeals , COA19-446 (Judge Linda McGee) , Unpublished
State v. Clark

N.C.R. App. P. 10(a)(3) preservation, constructive possession of controlled substances, keeping or maintaining a dwelling for controlled substances, residency, proof of keeping or maintaining temporary occupancy

, Court of Appeals , COA19-997 (Judge Tobias Hampson) , Unpublished
State v. French

aquittal-first jury instruction; juror competency

, Court of Appeals , COA19-40 (Judge Linda McGee) , Unpublished
State v. Givens

Post release supervision, Motion to suppress, Preservation, Rule 401

, Court of Appeals , COA19-625 (Judge Tobias Hampson) , Unpublished
State v. Johnson

negligent child abuse inflicting serious bodily injury; sufficiency of the evidence; EHAC aggravating factor