30,740 Appellate Court Opinions
writ of certiorari, appeal from guilty plea, clerical error
State's MAR after notice of appeal; duplicative larceny charges; clerical error on judgment; habitual breaking and entering status.
Eighth Amendment, N.C. Const. Art. 1, Sec. 27, cruel and/or unusual punishment; life without parole; juvenile offenders; homicide; Miller v. Alabama
State's evidence used to show aggravating factor at sentencing was also used to prove substantive offense of second-degree murder
driving while impaired; alcohol concentration after stop and arrest; evidence of destination not plain error
Confrontation Clause; Issue Preservation; Plain Error
Probation revocation; absconding; uncertain clerical error
PWC, Probation revocation, IAC
Motion to Dismiss, Plain error, Jury instructions, SBM, 404(b), expert testimony
Motion to dismiss for insufficient evidence; statutory sexual offense.
speedy trial; improper opinion; jury instruction; evidentiary hearing
Motion to Suppress, Eyewitness Identification, Jury Instruction, Exclusion of Evidence, Hearsay, closing Arguments, Cumulative Error
first-degree rape; aggravating factor; prior record level calculation
ineffective assistance of counsel; motion for appropriate relief; sufficient evidence of constructive possession of controlled substances; corroboration of testimony; no plain error in admitting information received from informant
availability of self-defense instruction to predicate felony under felony murder rule; ineffective assistance of counsel
satellite based monitoring, remanded for reconsideration in light of State v. Grady III
Sex offenses; constitutionality of lifetime and 10 year satellite-based monitoring order; admission of PTSD diagnosis without limiting instruction.
Expert testimony; experimental evidence; common law evidence test merged into Rule 702 reliability test
Search warrant; Probable cause; Totality of the circumstances
Gang Affiliation, Limiting Instruction, Unpreserved Error, Cumulative Error