Tag Archives: exigent circumstances

Schools & School Boards – Labor & Employment – Public Employees – Physical Force – Against a Student – Bomb Threat – Disruptive Behavior (access required)

Diamond v. Charlotte-Mecklenburg County Board of Education Even though the former G.S. § 115C-391(a) permitted the use of force against a student “to maintain order,” when read in the context of the entire statute, it is clear that physical force may be used against a student only in exigent circumstances

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Criminal Practice – Search & Seizure – Traffic Stop – Search of Person – Attempt to Swallow Drugs – Exigent Circumstances (access required)

State v. Williams. (Lawyers Weekly No. 11-07-0074, 22 pp.) (Donna S. Stroud, J.) Appealed from Martin County Superior Court. (Quentin T. Sumner, J.) N.C. App. Click here for the full text of the opinion. Holding: Even if defendant hadn’t given ...

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