Three district court judges have been appointed to serve in Mecklenburg, Forsyth, and Orange and Chatham Counties.
Deonte’ L. Thomas has been appointed as the chief public defender for Wake County.
Public defenders met with members of the North Carolina General Assembly at the Legislative Building to mark the 50th anniversary.
Public Defenders to Convene with Legislators to Recognize 50th Anniversary of Public Defense in North Carolina
North Carolina public defenders will meet with legislators to recognize 50 years of public defenders in North Carolina.
Guide & File is available 24/7 in all counties for attorneys and the public to prepare court documents online in just a few steps.
The recommendations are to include race on data reporting and to require racial equity training for court personnel.
Chief Justice Cheri Beasley Appoints Chief District Court Judge in Judicial District 10 (Wake County)
District Court Judge Debra S. Sasser will succeed Chief District Court Judge Robert B. Rader upon his retirement.
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The emergency directive extends Emergency Directives 2–6 and 8, and includes a modification and extension of Emergency Directives 18 and 22.
North Carolina has a long history of trailblazing women who have served as judges and justices in our state courts.
Congratulations to those honored with the prestigious Caswell Award.
Chief Justice Beasley Extends Emergency Directives Regarding Jury Trials, Evictions, and Public Health Measures
Directives postpone jury trials, affect summary ejectments, and prescribe social distancing measures.
All court sessions were canceled on August 12 and some on August 13 due to a courthouse employee testing positive for COVID-19.
Sessions of district and superior criminal court are cancelled again for August 13 due to a court employee testing positive for COVID-19.
Sessions of small claims, district and superior court are canceled due to a courthouse employee testing positive for COVID-19.
Charleston L. Carter, trial court administrator for the 26th Judicial District, has been elected to serve on the Board of Directors.
A listing of court operations in August for the 26th Judicial District Courts and Mecklenburg County Clerk of Superior Court’s Office.
The orders entered today by Chief Justice Beasley extend the effect of Emergency Directives 2–8.
Chief Justice Cheri Beasley Appoints Chief District Court Judges in Stanly, Montgomery, Cleveland, Lincoln, Orange, and Chatham Counties
The appointments fill vacancies left by retirements in Judicial Districts 20A, 27B, and 15B.
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