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.

29,427 Appellate Court Opinions

, Court of Appeals , COA18-1000 (Judge Valerie Zachary) , Unpublished
State v. Griggs

imperfect self-defense; cumulative trial errors; plain error; substantial similarity of out-of-state offense

, Court of Appeals , COA18-932 (Judge Tobias Hampson) , Published
State v. Hollars

competency hearing; competency to stand trial; due-process violation; bona-fide-doubt inquiry; retrospective competency hearing

, Court of Appeals , COA18-1144 (Judge Chris Dillon) , Unpublished
State v. Holliday

kidnapping; common law robbery; motion to dismiss; indictment variance; fatal variance; confinement; restraint; removal; forcibly moved; N.C. Gen. Stat. § 14-39; insufficiency of the evidence; double jeopardy; asportation; restitution

, Court of Appeals , COA18-1015 (Judge Valerie Zachary) , Unpublished
State v. Hyman

probation revocation; finding of good cause shown and stated; clerical error

, Court of Appeals , COA18-1081 (Judge Phil Berger Jr.) , Unpublished
State v. Ibrahim

DWI; Aggravating/Grossly Aggravating Factors; Sentencing; Trial Court Misapprehension of Law

, Court of Appeals , COA18-1249 (Judge Allegra Collins) , Published
State v. Konakh

motion to withdraw plea; motion for appropriate relief; no manifest injustice;

, Court of Appeals , COA18-1257 (Judge Lucy Inman) , Published
State v. Matthews

Probation Revocation; Consent to District Court Jurisdiction; Petition for Writ of Certiorari

, Court of Appeals , COA19-85 (Judge Phil Berger Jr.) , Unpublished
State v. McCoy

Criminal law; Habitual Larceny; Factual Basis; Right to Appeal

, Court of Appeals , COA18-683 (Judge Hunter Murphy) , Unpublished
State v. Newsuan

AWDWIKISI; Premeditation; Deliberation; Attempted Murder

, Court of Appeals , COA18-1052 (Judge Allegra Collins) , Published
State v. Patterson

Sex offender registration, N.C. Gen. Stat. 14-27.7, N.C. Gen. Stat. 14-208/7, definition of business day, insufficient evidence of willful failure to return an address verification form

, Court of Appeals , COA18-1151 (Judge Phil Berger Jr.) , Unpublished
State v. Pope

Possession of Meth; Possession of Drug Paraphernalia; Habitual Felon

, Court of Appeals , COA18-827 (Judge Phil Berger Jr.) , Unpublished
State v. Prudente

Second Degree Murder; Felony Death by Motor Vehicle; Motion to Dismiss; New Trial; 404(b); Malice; Clerical Error

, Court of Appeals , COA18-942 (Judge Richard Dietz) , Unpublished
State v. Raynor

Methamphetamine trafficking; Denial of motion to dismiss; Sufficiency of evidence of possession

, Court of Appeals , COA18-801 (Judge Donna Stroud) , Published
State v. Redmond

robbery with a dangerous weapon, lesser included offense, common law robbery

, Court of Appeals , COA18-1217 (Judge Richard Dietz) , Unpublished
State v. Scruggs

Possession of firearm by felon; Carrying concealed gun without permit; Motion to dismiss; Sufficiency of evidence of possession; Jury instructions; Plain error; Surplusage in indictment

, Court of Appeals , COA18-1106 (Judge Lucy Inman) , Unpublished
State v. Simmons

Right to jury trial
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