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., 10/18/2021
E.g., 10/18/2021

Based on the facts of the case, the clerk properly polled the jury in accordance with G.S. 15A-1238.

The clerk was not required to question the jurors separately about each of the two offenses; the polling was proper when the clerk posed one question about both offenses, to each juror individually.

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