31,464 Appellate Court Opinions
Summary judgment; governmental immunity; public official?s immunity.
Waiver of constitutionally protected parental status issue on appeal.
Adjudication order; neglect; findings of fact domestic violence; substantial risk of harm
Juvenile; permanency planning order; statutory findings; grant of guardianship
Juvenile proceeding; disposition and commitment order; oral condition of probation; N.C. Gen. Stat. ? 7B-2512(a); oral order of disposition; duration of commitment; N.C. Gen. Stat. ? 7B-2513(a4); mootness; prejudicial error
issues are whether district court erred by eliminating reunification, verifying that custodians understood legal significance of the juvenile's placement, and ceasing further reviews
Industrial Commission, motion for summary judgment, interlocutory appeal.
Deviation from Guidelines; Arrears determination; Insufficient Findings of Fact
Alias and pluries summons; delayed service for years; Rule 41(b) dismissal; Wilder v. Wilder factors; prejudice to defendants.
responsible individuals list; child abuse; sufficient findings of fact
Choice of law, contract, nonresident defendant, personal jurisdiction, remote work, specific jurisdiction, telework
issue is whether the trial court erred in sentencing juvenile defendant to LWOP and whether the sentence was constitutional
Motion to suppress; order entered out of term
domestic violence protective order, indictment validity, forfeiture of right to counsel, N.C.G.S. 15A-1242
Motion to withdraw guilty plea; factual basis; appellate jurisdiction.
issues include whether trial court committed plain error by failing to strike inadmissible polygraph testimony or give a curative instruction directing jury to disregard the same, or both; and whether defendant was denied effective assistance of counsel
sufficiency of indictment to confer subject-matter jurisdiction on trial court; using initials to name victim in indictment charging sex offense; motion for appropriate relief
Allen charge; N.C. Gen. Stat. § 15A-1235; jury instructions on further deliberations; statutory right to effective counsel in SBM proceedings
post-conviction DNA testing; N.C. Gen. Stat. § 15A-269(c)
Plea colloquy; probationary status; and N.C. Gen. Stat. § 15A-1022.1(e).