North Carolina

Business of Law

Online interactive legal documents would be legal in North Carolina under bill passed by legislature

Criminal Justice

Jurors convict prisoner accused in kidnapping of prosecutor’s dad

Criminal Justice

Law firm bookkeeper got job despite prior criminal record, is now convicted in new $100K theft

Court Security

Man gets 15- to 19-year prison term in nonfatal shooting on courthouse steps

Court Security

Trial begins for claimed gang leader accused of orchestrating kidnap of prosecutor’s dad

Legal Ethics

Can state bar discipline judge already reprimanded by judicial regulator? NC high court to decide

Law Schools

Federal magistrate gets LLM at Duke after law school rejection 40 years ago

Civil Rights

Does Title VII ban transgender bias? ‘Steady drumbeat of cases’ supports DOJ in bathroom bill case

Civil Rights

DOJ and North Carolina trade lawsuits over transgender bathroom law

Law Firms

Case closed: Stolen Barrister Bear ‘sleeps with the fishes,’ but replica is back outside law firm

Judiciary

Patricia Timmons-Goodson nominated for long-vacant seat on federal court bench

Election Law

Federal judge upholds North Carolina voter ID law

Judiciary

Concerned about veteran with PTSD, judge orders him to jail and serves the time with him

Trials & Litigation

Suit claims ‘Love It or List It’ overcharged homeowners and did shoddy rehab work

Judiciary

Woman hopes for change in breastfeeding policy after being told to leave courtroom

Civil Rights

North Carolina AG won’t defend suit over transgender bathroom law

Government Law

North Carolina governor signs law regulating transgender bathroom use at government facilities

Criminal Justice

Lawyer nodded off on ‘multiple occasions’ at trial, requiring reversal, 4th Circuit says

Trials & Litigation

Gun comment backfires on court attendee, who is both held in contempt and criminally charged

Real Estate & Property Law

Neighbor didn’t have standing to challenge modern house in historic district, appeals court says