Smith's Criminal Case Compendium

Smith's Criminal Case Compendium

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This compendium includes significant criminal cases by the U.S. Supreme Court & N.C. appellate courts, Nov. 2008 – Present. Selected 4th Circuit cases also are included.

Jessica Smith prepared case summaries Nov. 2008-June 4, 2019; later summaries are prepared by other School staff.

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E.g., 09/18/2021
E.g., 09/18/2021

Because the defendant was sentenced in the presumptive range, he was not entitled to an appeal as a matter of right on the issue whether his sentence was supported by the evidence. Furthermore, the defendant did not petition for review by way of a writ of certiorari.

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