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Justice Mark Martin Sworn In as Supreme Court Chief Justice
Justice Mark Martin has been sworn in as the 28th chief justice of the Supreme Court of North Carolina on Wednesday, September 3.
(Published on 09/03/2014 )
Durham County Clerk Archie L. Smith III to Lead N.C. Conference of Clerks of Superior Court
Durham County Clerk of Superior Court Archie L. Smith III has been installed as president of the N.C. Conference of Clerks of Superior Court on August 20. Supreme Court Chief Justice Sarah Parker administered the oath of office.
(Published on 08/29/2014 )
Richard Dietz to be Appointed to Court of Appeals
Governor McCrory announced Monday that Winston-Salem lawyer Richard Dietz will be appointed to the Court of Appeals to fill the seat of Judge Bob Hunter, Jr., who was recently appointed to the Supreme Court.
(Published on 08/26/2014 )
Special Superior Court Judge Lisa Bell Appointed to North Carolina Court of Appeals
Special Superior Court Judge Lisa Bell has been appointed to the North Carolina Court of Appeals. Governor Pat McCrory made the announcement Friday that Judge Bell will fill outgoing Chief Judge John Martin's seat, who retired on August 1.
(Published on 08/25/2014 )
Warning: Residents Beware of Jury Duty Scam
Durham County court officials have been informed that residents were recently targeted in a scam involving jury duty. Report any such calls or emails received to the Durham County Sheriff's Office.
(Published on 08/21/2014 )
Court of Appeals Judge Bob Hunter to be Appointed Supreme Court Justice
Court of Appeals Judge Robert N. "Bob" Hunter, Jr. will be appointed as a justice of the Supreme Court of North Carolina. Governor Pat McCrory made the announcement Wednesday that Judge Hunter will fill the seat of Justice Mark Martin.
(Published on 08/20/2014 )
Senior Associate Justice Mark Martin to be New Chief Justice
Governor Pat McCrory's appointment to be effective September 1, 2014.
(Published on 08/18/2014 )
The Judicial Life and Times of Chief Justice Sarah Parker
The Judicial Branch celebrates the many contributions of its retiring chief justice
(Published on 08/17/2014 )
MVP Trends in State Courts
State courts have turned to technology to streamline operations during the economic downturn. In North Carolina, remote video isn't only saving the courts money, it's also making it safer for law enforcement officers to process offenders.
(Published on 08/01/2014 )
Chief Justice Parker Designates Judge Linda McGee as Court of Appeals Chief Judge
Chief Justice Sarah Parker has designated Judge Linda McGee as chief judge of the North Carolina Court of Appeals. Current Chief Judge John C. Martin will step down from the bench and retire on August 1, 2014.
(Published on 07/24/2014 )