32,242 Appellate Court Opinions
Summary Judgment; Breach of Contract; Unclean Hands
Motion to strike affidavit for inconsistency; claims pleaded; existence of oral contract; summary judgment; issues of material fact
termination of parental rights; No Merit brief; Rule 3.1(e); willful abandonment; neglect; motion to continue; no abuse of discretion.
abused, neglected, and dependent juvenile; hearsay statements and circumstantial guarantees of trustworthiness; challenged findings of fact are recitations of witness testimony; ultimate findings must resolve the material conflicts in the evidence
termination of parental rights, cessation of reunification efforts, no-merit brief, findings of fact based on clear and convincing evidence
permanency planning order, neglect, visitation, constitutionally protected status as a parent
involuntary commitment, record on appeal, file stamp
N.C. Gen. Stat. § 75-2501(c); Factors; Written and oral findings
Permanency Planning, Findings of Fact, Conclusions of Law, Child Custody, Guardian ad litem, Guardianship, Foster Parents, Consent Decree, Evidentiary Hearing
Attorney’s fees pursuant to N.C. Gen. Stat. 50-13.6
Industrial Commission; Injury-by-Accident
interlocutory order; no grounds for immediate appellate review; dismissal
North Carolina Debt Collections Act; N.C. Gen. Stat. § 75-55(2); N.C. Gen. Stat. § 75-54(4); Landlord; Tenant; Fit Premises; Eviction; Public Utilities.
administrative law judge; certificate of need; findings of fact; whole record test
N.C. Gen. Stat. § 50A-201(a) (2021);
Subject Matter Jurisdiction;
Home State of Child;
Six months prior to filing;
Covid-19; retaliatory discrimination; legitimate nondiscriminatory reason; pretext; summary judgment
motion to dismiss, second degree forcible sex offense, DNA swab, motion to dismiss, evidence of a sexual act, sufficiency of the evidence, evidence of penetration
appeal dismissed; petition for writ of certiorari; untimely notice of appeal.
possession of a firearm by felon, motion to dismiss, substantial evidence
possession of cocaine; N.C. Gen. Stat. 90-95(a)(1) (2021); guilty plea; Anders brief; criminal appeal.