NC Court of Appeals State v. Harvell (Lawyers Weekly No. 14-07-0869, 20 pp.) (Robert N. Hunter Jr., J.) Appealed from Mecklenburg County Superior Court (Richard Boner, J.) N.C. App. Holding: Even though a show-up identification can be unnecessarily suggestive, the ...Read More »
State v. Armstrong (Lawyers Weekly No. 14-07-0852, 9 pp.) (Ann Marie Calabria, J.) Appealed from Gaston County Superior Court (Jesse Caldwell III, J.) N.C. App. Holding: Even after defendant was restrained in handcuffs and secured in the officers’ patrol vehicle, ...
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Criminal Practice – Evidence – Sister’s Voicemail – Relevance & Confusion – Felony Murder – Underlying Robbery
State v. Triplett (Lawyers Weekly No. 14-07-0858, 16 pp.) (Douglas McCullough, J.) Appealed from Wilkes County Superior Court (Edgar Gregory, J.) N.C. App. Holding: Where defendant’s sister was the only witness to testify that defendant knew about the plan to ...Read More »
State v. Macon (Lawyers Weekly No. 14-07-0856, 16 pp.) (Donna Stroud, J.) Appealed from Vance County Superior Court (Henry Hight Jr., J.) N.C. App. Holding: The Eyewitness Identification Reform Act did not apply when two police officers saw a suspect ...Read More »