Supreme Court Opinions

Today, the North Carolina Supreme Court issued two opinions:

Raymond v. Police Benevolent Association - In an opinion authored by Justice Newby, a unanimous Supreme Court determined that the attorney-client privilege can protect communications between a professional membership association, one of its members, and an attorney hired by the association to represent that member.

Gardner v. Tallmadge - The opinion of the Court of Appeals was affirmed in a per curiam opinion. Prior coverage of this case can be found here and here.