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Real Property – Rule 70 Appointment – Oral Pronouncement – Written Order – Intervening Judgment – Domestic Relations – Equitable Distribution (access required)

Dabbondanza v. Hansley (Lawyers Weekly No. 011-286-16, 14 pp.) (Chris Dillon, J.) Appealed from Rutherford County Superior Court (Alan Thornburg, J.) N.C. App. Holding: Even though the trial court orally directed the clerk of court to transfer certain real property ...

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Domestic Relations – Separation Agreement – Consent Judgment – Public Employees – Pension – Defined Benefit Plan — Mutual Mistake Claim (access required)

Digh v. Digh In a 1998 consent judgment, the defendant-husband agreed to make the plaintiff-wife the alternate payee of his retirement benefits equal to half of the account attributable to the amount accrued during the marriage, plus interest.

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Domestic Relations – Alimony – Supporting Spouse – Equitable Distribution – Unequal Division – Discovery (access required)

Rochelle v. Rochelle The defendant-husband failed to comply with the trial court’s order compelling discovery, and the husband does not challenge the following finding of fact: “Because Defendant’s cash deposits are always more than enough to cover his fluctuating monthly expenses, it can be inferred that there is additional cash elsewhere to be able to cover additional expenses, such as alimony.” The inferred income surplus adequately supports the trial court’s conclusion that the husband was a supporting spouse.

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