Termination of parental rights; Best interests determination; No contact; Bond between juvenile and parent, NCGS 7B-1110(a); Abuse of discretion standard of review.
Termination of parental rights; grounds set forth in petition; failure to legitimate; findings of fact.
Permanency planning order; Sufficiency of the evidence; Cessation of reunification
permanency planning order; custody; jurisdiction over juvenile proceedings; visitation
Pet Adoption; Summary Judgment
Homeowner?s associations, condominiums, notice pleading, common ownership, punitive damages, attorney?s fees
personal jurisdiction; out-of-state resident; corporate investor
equitable distribution; classification and valuation; tax consequences
medical malpractice; administrative negligence; statute of limitations; directed verdict/JNOV; pain and suffering; contributory negligence
breach of contract, breach of fiduciary duty, notice, statute of limitations, proximate cause, contract terms, settlement
Recanted Testimony; MAR Hearing; First-Degree Murder; Weight of Evidence.
Common Law Robbery, Felony Larceny, Double Jeopardy, Rule 2 of Appellate Procedure, Indictment
Sixth Amendment; Right to Speedy Trial; Barker Factors
Intent to Kill.
Guilty plea; Aggravating factors; Prejudice
First-Degree Felony Murder, Second-Degree Murder, Assault With a Deadly Weapon with Intent to Kill Inflicting Serious Injury, Jury Instruction, Transferred Intent, Self-Defense
drug trafficking; discovery statutes; motion to dismiss; motion for sanctions; jury instruction
motion to suppress