Category Archives: Procedure

North Carolina Magistrates Authorized (Again) to Conduct First Appearance in Limited Circumstances

Prosecuting Defendants in Bankruptcy

New Resource on Juvenile Transfer Procedure

Prosecutors Talking to the Media

2021 Changes to North Carolina’s Expunction Laws

Remote Testimony by Lab Analysts Authorized in District Court Prosecutions – Even Without Defendants’ Consent

Interim Pattern Jury Instructions for Substitution of Alternate Jurors Are Available

Rules of Conduct Created for North Carolina Magistrates

North Carolina’s First Appearance Process Amended for Second Time in this Legislative Session

Grappling with Juror Discrimination, 35 Years After Batson v. Kentucky