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Wilmington man pleads guilty to 2nd degree murder
Submitted by Sara Hopkins on Thu, 07/24/2014 - 5:43pm.

video22 year-old Terrell Robinson appeared in court today for the gang-related shooting of a young man in 2012. Robinson plead guilty to a 2nd degree murder charge. Now, family friends that were at the murder are speaking out against gang violence.

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Courthouse open despite weather
Submitted by Sarah Murphy on Wed, 02/12/2014 - 2:16pm.

videoNew Hanover County court was on a two hour delay Wednesday. The courthouse opened at 10 a.m. despite the weather.

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Jury selection begins in rape trial
Submitted by Sarah Murphy on Mon, 04/01/2013 - 5:25pm.

videoToday was the first day of jury selection for a rape case that happened almost three years ago.

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Courthouse to reopen Friday after beetle infestation
Submitted by Asha Dave on Thu, 03/08/2012 - 1:47pm.

videoThe New Hanover County Courthouse will be crawling with people again tomorrow, after it had been crawling with bugs. That's the problem that closed the courthouse today. But what was a bed bug scare turned out to be an infestation by a different pest.

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New Hanover Co. Courthouse closed Thursday because of bed bugs
Submitted by WWAY on Wed, 03/07/2012 - 5:10pm.

The New Hanover County Courthouse will be closed Thursday because of bed bugs. Chief District Court Judge Jay Corpening says the exterminator is due in the morning, but it will take most of the day to deal with the bugs.

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Bomb threat causes New Hanover County Courthouse to be evacuated
Submitted by WWAY on Mon, 08/17/2009 - 4:35pm.

A bomb threat prompted the New Hanover County Courthouse to be evacuated Monday. The threat was called into the 911 center from a payphone at 902 Rankin Street at 11:52 a.m. The courthouse was evacuated while authorities performed a visual search, but did not find anything.

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Tuesday's weather causes confusion at NHC courthouse
Submitted by WWAY on Wed, 01/21/2009 - 5:35pm.

There was some confusion at the New Hanover County courthouse Wednesday morning. Tuesday's snow closed it down, and some of those who missed their court appearances were not sure of what to.

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