Please ensure Javascript is enabled for purposes of website accessibility
Home / Opinion Digests / Criminal Practice / Criminal Practice — Probation Revocation – First Impression – Superior Court Jurisdiction – Waiver of Revocation Hearing (access required)

Criminal Practice — Probation Revocation – First Impression – Superior Court Jurisdiction – Waiver of Revocation Hearing (access required)

Under the plain language of G.S. § 15A-1347(b), where defendant waived his revocation hearing, and where the district court activated his sentences, the superior court lacked jurisdiction to hear defendant’s appeal. We vacate the superior court judgment and reinstate the district court judgment. State v. Flanagan (Lawyers Weekly No. 011-171-21, 12 pp.) (April Wood, J.) Appealed from ...

Leave a Reply

Your email address will not be published. Required fields are marked *

*