Category Archives: Crimes and Elements

Sufficiency vs. Admissibility: Drug I.D. after State v. Osborne

Trapped but not Entrapped? State v. Keller

What’s the Crime When School Bathroom Graffiti Mentions a Bomb?

Shooting an Officer the Bird

Fundamental Principles of Statutory Self-Defense

Drug Testing Equipment Isn’t Drug Paraphernalia Anymore

General Assembly Creates New Crime of Death by Distribution

Another Self-Defense Decision on a Troublesome Doctrine

Naming the Victim of a Sexual Assault

The Statutory Law of Self-Defense in North Carolina