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26 Jun 2020, 8:31 am by CrimProf BlogEditor
Here is the abstract: Fifty years ago in North Carolina v. [read post]
31 Dec 2008, 3:18 pm
The Alford plea is the equivalent of entering a guilty plea and it originated in the United States Supreme court case, North Carolina v. [read post]
5 Aug 2011, 9:31 pm by Bradley R. Hall, E.D. Mich.
McMurray, 09-5806 (Aug. 4, 2011), the court considered whether a factual basis proffer for purposes of a “best interest plea” under North Carolina v. [read post]
25 Jul 2016, 4:51 am by Legal Profession Prof
On September 2, 2015, the respondent pleaded guilty (pursuant to North Carolina v. [read post]
19 Apr 2010, 8:59 am
Parker - SC18432 -(Robbery in the first degree and murder; guilty plea pursuant to North Carolina v. [read post]
16 Jan 2011, 7:31 am by Richard
One of the interesting aspects of this criminal case is that her criminal defense lawyer convinced the prosecutor and judge to allow his client to plead guilty pursuant to a Supreme Court decision called North Carolina v. [read post]
14 Aug 2009, 2:58 am
August 7, 2009), reversing a 60-month term of postrelease supervision that was based on the district court's finding that the defendant's conviction for aggravated endangering of a child was sexually motivated.The KSC summed up the case as follows:This case requires us to determine the effect, if any, on the defendant's guilty plea pursuant to North Carolina v. [read post]
9 Oct 2012, 2:44 am by Timothy P. Flynn
One of the defendants, Damien Echols, formerly on Death Row, published his memoir, Life After Death, about his Job-like life, and is now the subject of a new documentary, West of Memphis, scheduled for wide release on Christmas Day.The Alford plea was accepted by each of the West Memphis Three thus, each defendant pled guilty while maintaining their innocence relative to the grisly murders; the three were released for time served, but not vindicated.The plea was fashioned by the United… [read post]
12 Apr 2007, 5:20 am
Here is somelanguage from the decision, North Carolina v. [read post]
5 Dec 2019, 2:10 pm by John Rubin
This post summarizes opinions issued by the North Carolina Court of Appeals on December 3, 2019. [read post]
17 Mar 2014, 1:35 pm by Jessica Smith
Broun, Brandis & Broun on North Carolina Evidence 921 (7th ed. 2011). [read post]
18 Feb 2009, 7:20 am
In other words, without expressly doing so, defendant entered Alford plea as described in North Carolina v. [read post]