State v. Garrison, 248 N.C.App. 729, 788 S.E.2d 678 (Aug. 2, 2016)

Because the trial court did not take a proper of waiver of counsel, the defendant was entitled to a new trial. The State conceded error, noting that the defendant had not been advised of the range of permissible punishments as required by G.S. 15A-1242.