28,981 Appellate Court Opinions
child custody; trial court did not err in awarding father primary physical and joint legal custody of child
Rule 53; Referee's report; De novo review
Custody; grandparents; reliance on DVPO; standard of proof
operative words of conveyance; deed; intent of the grantor
abuse, neglect, and dependency; trial court did not abuse its discretion denying motion for continuance; order awarding custody of minors to legal father contained necessary findings; waiver of further reviews was not error; and there was no abuse of discretion in refusing biological father visitation
Neglect; findings of fact; constitutionally-protected parental status; adjudication order; dispositional order; custody granted to a non-parent; improper application of best interest analysis
waiver of right to counsel; supervised visitation; delegation of judicial function; costs of visitation
Civil contempt; motion to show cause; issue preclusion
summary ejectment; trial court did not err by concluding that insufficient evidence supported defendant's claim that she was plaintiff's partner; supported factual findings supported relevant legal conclusions
indecent liberties with a child, facially valid indictment with minor?s initials, vouching.
Anders brief; independent review revealed no error in trial for possession of methamphetamine and drug paraphernalia
Conspiracy to commit burglary, at night element, motion to dismiss
Felony larceny; felony breaking and entering; habitual felon; waiver of counsel; abuse of discretion; refusal to participate in trial; standby counsel.
habeas corpus; petitioner failed to make threshold showing that an act, omission, or event had occurred entitling him to be discharged
Constitutional right to counsel; waiver; resentencing; motion for appropriate relief
N.C. Gen. Stat. ? 8C-1, Rule 104; N.C. Gen. Stat. ? 8C-1, Rule 1101; N.C. Gen. Stat. ? 8C-1, Rule 702; applicability of rules of evidence to suppression hearings; probable cause of driving while impaired
First-degree sexual offense; first-degree rape; DVPO with a firearm; voluntary absence from trial; competency; unanimous jury verdict.
Probable Cause, Motion to Suppress, Search Incident to Arrest, Warrantless Search, Ineffective Assistance of Counsel