Monthly Archives: April 2012

Only Marriage, And Not Same-Sex Domestic Unions, Would Be Recognized In North Carolina Under Proposed North Carolina Constitutional Amendment 1

On the May 2012 North Carolina statewide ballot, a proposed constitutional amendment will appear which would establish marriage as the only domestic legal union between a man and a woman.  This amendment would amend Article 14 of the North Carolina … Continue reading

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Court Of Appeals Denies Jury Trial On Motion To Void Collaborative Law Agreement

In the case of Kiell v. Kiell (September 5, 2006), the North Carolina Court of Appeals held that a party claiming fraud in the inducement of a collaborative law agreement was not entitled to a jury trial.  Rather, the Court … Continue reading

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