Appellate Court Opinions

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, Court of Appeals , COA23-864 (Judge John Tyson) , Published
In re: E.H. & R.H.

Abuse and Neglect;
Initial Adjudication;
Unexplained injuries;
Unsupported findings;
Removal from home;

, Court of Appeals , COA23-893 (Judge John Tyson) , Unpublished
In re: H.D.B., R.B., & R.B.

Termination of parental rights;
Subject Matter Jurisdiction;
Home state of juvenile;
Change in permanent plan;
Best interests determination;
Likelihood of Adoption;

, Court of Appeals , COA23-1050 (Judge Jeff Carpenter) , Published
In re: Howell

Caveat; Will; Undue Influence; Bond; Rule 41; Dismissal; No Abuse of Discretion.

, Court of Appeals , COA23-888 (Per Curiam) , Unpublished
In re: I.F., B.F., M.F.

juvenile petitions; dependency; neglect; motion to strike brief; guardian ad litem; notice of appeal; certiorari

, Court of Appeals , COA23-976 (Judge Fred Gore) , Unpublished
In re: J.R.S.

termination of parental rights; substance abuse treatment; failure to make reasonable progress under the circumstances; N.C.G.S. § 7B-1111(a)(2); extremely limited progress; dependency; N.C.G.S. § 7B-1111(a)(6); challenged findings of fact.

, Court of Appeals , COA23-972 (Per Curiam) , Unpublished
In re: K.E.L. & V.P.L.

Rule 3.1; Juveniles; Neglect; Termination of Parental Rights; Clear Cogent and Convincing Evidence; Affirmed.

, Court of Appeals , COA24-65 (Judge Fred Gore) , Unpublished
In re: K.S.

juvenile level 3 disposition and commitment order; violation of probation; predisposition report; N.C.G.S. § 7B-2413; comprehensive clinical assessment; N.C.G.S. § 7B-2502(a4); consideration of all relevant statutory factors; N.C.G.S. § 7B-2501(c).

, Court of Appeals , COA23-1042 (Judge John Arrowood) , Unpublished
Mashburn v. Chandler

evidentiary challenges, quiet title, placing property "on the ground", Marketable Title Act, failure to plead issue

, Court of Appeals , COA23-922 (Judge Jefferson Griffin) , Unpublished
Raper v. Raper

Motion to dismiss; Third-party complaint; Equitable distribution; Interlocutory; Dismissed

, Court of Appeals , COA23-978 (Judge Jeff Carpenter) , Published
RM Contractors, LLC v. Wiggins

Interlocutory Order; Substantial Right; Claim of Lien; Perfection, Priority; Breach of Contract; Summary Judgment.

, Court of Appeals , COA23-860 (Judge John Tyson) , Unpublished
Robbins v. Robbins

Separation Agreement;
N.C. R. App. P. 3;
Appellate Jurisdiction;
Appeal from wrong number;
Untimely Notice of Appeal;

, Court of Appeals , COA23-999 (Judge Fred Gore) , Unpublished
State v. Alston

assault with a deadly weapon; discharging a firearm into an occupied vehicle; aggressor doctrine; jury instruction supported by the evidence.

, Court of Appeals , COA24-66 (Judge John Arrowood) , Unpublished
State v. Bannister

N.C.G.S. 14.190; indecent exposure; public place.

, Court of Appeals , COA23-795 (Judge April Wood) , Unpublished
State v. Davis

Driving while impaired; DWI; Appreciable impairment; Motion to dismiss; N.C. Gen. Stat. § 20-138.1(a).

, Court of Appeals , COA23-141 (Judge Hunter Murphy) , Published
State v. Ditty

order rendered, order entered, enforcement of withdrawn plea agreement, detrimental reliance

, Court of Appeals , COA22-545 (Judge Jeff Carpenter) , Unpublished
State v. Durner

Second-Degree Murder; Motions to Dismiss; Malice; Self-Defense; Hearsay; Residual Exception; Character Evidence; Modus Operandi; Affidavits; Foundation; Personal Knowledge; Unavailable Declarants; No Ineffective Assistance of Counsel.

, Court of Appeals , COA23-237 (Judge Jeff Carpenter) , Unpublished
State v. Frizzell

Indecent Liberties; Expert Testimony; Vouching; Redaction; Preservation; Charge Conference; Aggravating Factors; Abuse of Position of Trust or Confidence.

, Court of Appeals , COA23-1129 (Judge Fred Gore) , Unpublished
State v. Gomez

trafficking in fentanyl by possession and transportation; jury instruction; footnote 6 to N.C.P.I. (Crim) 260.17 and 260.30; plain error review; mental state; element of knowledge; determinative issue of fact; defendant’s evidence.