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ALR Student's Corner: Shuford North Carolina Civil Practice and Procedure with Appellate Advocacy

Introduction

A legal treatise is a scholarly legal publication that contains in-depth information related to a particular area of law. Legal treatises are authoritative secondary sources written by scholars for the purposes of providing practitioners with a “framework of analysis” and offering annotations to primary authority that stand for the rule of law.  590 more words

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ALR Student's Corner: Elements of Civil Causes of Action in North Carolina

I can only imagine what life will be like as a practicing attorney, and when I do, it often makes me nervous because work and life will be busy considering it takes a lot of commitment and excellence to stay abreast of the law which is ever changing.  508 more words

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ALR Student's Corner: North Carolina Law of Damages

What is North Carolina Law of Damages?

North Carolina Law of Damages (5th edition) is a two-volume, annotated practice guide for attorneys practicing in North Carolina. 552 more words

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ALR Student's Corner: Bender's Forms of Discovery

Introduction

Discovery is a key part of a civil or criminal action because it can force an adverse party to disclose information and evidence that is essential to the preparation of the requesting party’s case.  698 more words

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ALR Student's Corner: Arrest, Search, and Investigation in North Carolina

Introduction

Are you a solo practitioner looking for cases to support your client’s unlawful search and seizure? Are you a judge wondering how to correctly apply the law to defendants involved in criminal matters? 626 more words

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ALR Student's Corner: The North Carolina Defender Manual - Pretrial and Trial

The North Carolina Defender Manual is part of a collection called the North Carolina Indigent Defense Manual Series.  The series serves to provide comprehensive, up-to-date reference materials to attorneys who defend indigent clients.  510 more words

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ALR Student's Corner: North Carolina Estate Settlement Practice Guide

In general, practice guides are secondary sources that aid and guide lawyers through the understanding of a particular area of the law.  In addition to explaining an area of law, practice guides often times provide useful forms and tips, as well. 325 more words

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