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, Court of Appeals , COA18-794 (Judge Donna Stroud) , Unpublished
State v. Strudwick

satellite based monitoring, unreasonable search

, Court of Appeals , COA18-1146 (Judge Richard Dietz) , Unpublished
State v. Thompson

Denial of motion to suppress; Reasonableness of strip search for controlled substances; Scope of search warrant

, Court of Appeals , COA18-1295 (Judge Richard Dietz) , Published
State v. Tucker

Satellite-based monitoring; Lack of evidence; Court of Appeals panels bound by earlier panel decisions

, Court of Appeals , COA18-984 (Judge Chris Dillon) , Unpublished
State v. Washington

possession of a firearm; stolen goods; indictment; fatally defective; possession of stolen goods; personal property; subject matter jurisdiction; fourth amendment; reasonable suspicion; automobile search; totality of the circumstances; duration of stop; fifth amendment; silence; plain error; invited error

, Court of Appeals , COA18-776 (Judge Phil Berger Jr.) , Unpublished
State v. Yourse

Assault on a Female; Habitual Felon; Subject Matter Jurisdiction; Self-Defense

, Court of Appeals , COA18-1189 (Judge Valerie Zachary) , Published
Sterling Title Co. v. Martin

enforceability of non-compete agreement; North Carolina Trade Secrets Protection Act

, Court of Appeals , COA19-36 (Judge Tobias Hampson) , Published
Suarez v. Am. Ramp Co.

Negligence; Gross negligence; Interlocutory appeal affecting substantial right due to the possibility of inconsistent verdicts; Motion to dismiss based on N.C.R. Civ. P. 12(b)(6); N.C. Gen. Stat. Section 99E-21 et seq. (Hazardous Recreational Activities Act).

, Court of Appeals , COA18-962 (Judge Richard Dietz) , Unpublished
Younce v. Younce

Negligent infliction of emotional distress; Intentional infliction of emotional distress; Discovery sanctions; Summary judgment; Forecast of evidence of emotional distress

, Court of Appeals , COA18-839 (Judge Allegra Collins) , Published
Bunting v. Bunting

domestic violence protective order; continuous harassment; legitimate purpose; emotional distress

, Court of Appeals , COA19-76 (Judge Christopher Brook) , Published
Cheryl Lloyd Humphrey Land Inv. Co., LLC v. Resco Prods., Inc.

pleading; tortious interference with prospective economic advantage; Rule 12(b)(6); ultrahazardous activity; misrepresentation; Noerr-Pennington immunity; Noerr-Pennington doctrine; First Amendment; petitioning government bodies

, Court of Appeals , COA18-1298 (Judge Tobias Hampson) , Published
Coates v. Durham Cty.

Interlocutory appeal; Appeal of superior court's remand to a municipal board for further proceedings is interlocutory and no substantial right affected; Special-use permit.

, Court of Appeals , COA18-1080 (Judge John Tyson) , Published
Dellinger v. Lincoln Cty.

solar farms; quasi-judicial proceeding; conditional use permit; commissioner bias- recusal; failure to rebut prima facie case; standing to appeal.

, Court of Appeals , COA18-1278 (Judge Chris Dillon) , Unpublished
Deutsche Bank Nat'l Tr. Co. v. Ferguson

summary judgment; deed of trust; satisfaction; conveyance; foreclosure; bonafide purchaser for value; premature summary judgment; relevant evidence; mortgagee; mortgagor

, Court of Appeals , COA18-1188 (Judge Chris Dillon) , Unpublished
Hux v. Wilson

standing; grandparents; unfit; ?intact family rule?

, Court of Appeals , COA19-3 (Judge Phil Berger Jr.) , Unpublished
In re M.C.

Dependency and Neglect; Consent Adjudication Order

, Court of Appeals , COA18-944 (Judge Chris Dillon) , Unpublished
In re: D.M.G.

parental rights; termination; dependency; incarceration; foreseeability