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Civil Practice – Declaratory Judgment – Statute of Limitations & Laches – Accrual Date (access required)

Our Supreme Court has held that “[s]ince proceedings for declaratory relief have much in common with equitable proceedings, the equitable doctrine of laches has been applied in such proceedings.” Taylor v. Raleigh, 290 N.C. 608, 227 S.E.2d 576 (1976), and the Supreme Court has applied statutes of limitations to declaratory judgment actions. Penley v. Penley, ...

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