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Criminal Practice – Evidence – Hearsay – Prior Recorded Statements – Murder – Brothers’ Testimony (access required)

Holding: Although defendant’s brothers were able to testify about events that happened three years earlier, since their statements to the police were made the day after the events, those statements could be admitted under N.C. R. Evid. 803(5) because the witnesses’ recollections were insufficient “to enable [them] to testify fully and accurately” about the matters ...

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