Appellate Court Opinions

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17,374 Appellate Court Opinions

, Court of Appeals , COA20-640 (Judge Richard Dietz) , Unpublished
Gainey v. Olson

Family law; award of attorneys' fees; sufficiency of findings of fact and evidence of reasonableness of fees; award of fees in excess of value of marital estate

, Court of Appeals , COA21-227 (Judge Darren Jackson) , Unpublished
In Re A.L.

abuse, neglect, and dependency; trial court's factual findings failed to address substantial risk of future neglect based on historical facts of case

, Court of Appeals , COA21-136 (Judge Hunter Murphy) , Unpublished
In re B.J.

Rule 3.1(e), no-merit brief.

, Court of Appeals , COA20-371 (Judge Fred Gore) , Unpublished
In Re J.D.F

Juvenile interrogation, custodial interrogation, suppression hearing, and findings of fact

, Court of Appeals , COA21-161 (Judge Chris Dillon) , Unpublished
In re P.C., P.O.H., P.E.H.

abuse, neglect, juvenile, petition, adjudication, disposition, hearing, drug testing, random drug screening, sexual offense, indecent liberties with children, parent, social services

, Court of Appeals , COA20-639 (Judge John Arrowood) , Unpublished
Lehn v. Lehn

Rule 59/60 Motion; child support

, Court of Appeals , COA21-59 (Judge John Tyson) , Unpublished
MacGregor v. Sprung

Interlocutory appeal; dissolution of stay; concurrent actions.

, Court of Appeals , COA20-570 (Judge Jeff Carpenter) , Unpublished
Spahr v. Spahr

Child custody; modification; mootness; due process violation; right to present evidence

, Court of Appeals , COA20-691 (Judge Darren Jackson) , Unpublished
State of N. Carolina v. Marcus L. Alston

proof of external weapon not required for conviction of felony murder based on predicate felony of felonious child abuse; evidence was sufficient to prove use by defendant of his body as a deadly weapon; indictment identifying victim using initials and birthday was not fatally defective for failing to name the victim

, Court of Appeals , COA20-684 (Judge Chris Dillon) , Unpublished
State of N. Carolina v. Tavares Redd

Alford, second-degree murder, prior record level, points, sentencing, resentencing hearing, stipulate, stipulation, possession, controlled substance, out of state, conviction

, Court of Appeals , COA20-635 (Judge Allegra Collins) , Unpublished
State v. Arthur

trial court did not err by admitting lay opinion testimony identifying substance as marijuana; sentence under habitual felon laws did not amount to cruel and unusual punishment.

, Court of Appeals , COA20-801 (Judge Jeff Carpenter) , Unpublished
State v. Blackmon

Rules 403 and 404(b); prior incident; risk of unfair prejudice; ineffective assistance of counsel

, Court of Appeals , COA20-155 (Judge Richard Dietz) , Unpublished
State v. Corbett

Second degree murder; admission of Rule 404(b) evidence; proper purpose for Rule 404(b) evidence; sufficiency of evidentiary foundation for Rule 404(b) evidence; motion to dismiss; sufficiency of evidence; malice; improper closing arguments

, Court of Appeals , COA20-678 (Judge Richard Dietz) , Unpublished
State v. Cox

Heroin trafficking; denial of motion to suppress; waiver of argument not asserted in trial court; denial of motion to dismiss; sufficiency of evidence of possession

, Court of Appeals , COA20-727 (Judge John Arrowood) , Unpublished
STATE v. MILTON LANCASTER

ineffective assistance of counsel; pre-trial motion to suppress; plain error