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NC appeals court upholds Duke-Progress deal
Submitted by WWAY on Tue, 03/04/2014 - 10:53am.

videoA North Carolina appeals court has upheld the regulatory decisions that made Duke Energy Corp. the country's largest electric company.

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Court of Appeals upholds three New Hanover convictions
Submitted by on Tue, 02/18/2014 - 3:26pm.

Three New Hanover County criminal cases were upheld Tuesday by the N.C. Court of Appeals, including the 2013 conviction of Harold Goins Jr., sentenced to four life terms for the rape of a cousin in 2010.

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NC court keeps life sentence for convicted burglar
Submitted by WWAY on Tue, 02/04/2014 - 1:53pm.

A divided North Carolina appeals court panel says a life sentence given in the 1970s to a teenager for second-degree burglary is not cruel and unusual punishment, meaning he must remain behind bars.

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NC appeals court does not dismiss fireworks cases
Submitted by WWAY on Tue, 02/04/2014 - 1:45pm.

An appeals court says negligence lawsuits filed by representatives of three workers who died and one person who survived a 2009 fireworks explosion on a North Carolina barrier island can continue.

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NC court weighs who decides on execution drugs
Submitted by WWAY on Tue, 01/21/2014 - 12:32pm.

A North Carolina appeals court is deciding whether appointed state officials can alone decide how convicted killers are executed or whether others must review the procedure.

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Appeals court sets new date on execution rule arguments
Submitted by WWAY on Fri, 12/06/2013 - 4:51pm.

A state appeals court has rescheduled oral arguments in the lawsuit by North Carolina death row prisoners who challenged the rules for carrying out executions.

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Appeals court upholds conviction in DWI crash that killed Brunswick Co. mom
Submitted by WWAY on Tue, 12/03/2013 - 5:13pm.

videoThe North Carolina Court of Appeals has upheld the conviction of a man in a drunk driving crash that killed a Brunswick County mother.

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Court: Trial in nursing home deaths was fair
Submitted by WWAY on Tue, 12/03/2013 - 1:45pm.

The state Court of Appeals has ruled that the man convicted of gunning down eight people at a North Carolina nursing home received a fair trial.

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Appeals court rebuffs company on virtual charter school
Submitted by WWAY on Tue, 12/03/2013 - 11:36am.

The North Carolina Court of Appeals is rejecting arguments by a for-profit company and a nonprofit group seeking taxpayer money to operate a school that offers online-only classes to public school students.

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NC court preserves ACC lawsuit over Maryland exit
Submitted by WWAY on Tue, 11/19/2013 - 10:32am.

A North Carolina appeals court is clearing the way for a lawsuit that could force the University of Maryland to pay a $52 million fee for leaving the Atlantic Coast Conference.

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