Category Archives: Procedure

May 1 Emergency Directives Require Continuances, Authorize Remote Proceedings, and Extend Time to Pay

Ramos v. Louisiana and the Jim Crow Origins of Nonunanimous Juries

Preserving Motions to Dismiss for Insufficient Evidence

Creative Sentencing in the Age of COVID-19

Filing Deadlines Further Extended to Combat COVID-19; Colloquy and Form Available for Remote Proceedings

Capacity, Commitment, and COVID-19

Case Summaries: Fourth Circuit Court of Appeals – March 2020

Schalow II and Dismissal for Failure to Join Offenses

Bars Shuttered, Restaurants Emptied, and Deadlines Extended to Combat Spread of COVID-19

Federal Lawsuit Challenges Alamance County NC’s Bail System