Liability for Crimes

Sometimes people are surprised that they may be implicated in a criminal act, even though they weren’t necessarily involved in all aspects of the crime. Liability for crimes can extend to everyone involved in various aspects of the crime, and can extend through...

Standards of Review

One of the major differences between the American (and British) systems of justice – the adversarial system – and the system used in countries that have adopted the Roman civil law system is the way appeals operate. In North Carolina, for instance, after...