We are pleased to announce that two of our lawyers have been included in the Business North Carolina Legal Elite Criminal Law Section: F. Hill Allen Russell D. Babb Hill...
Russell Babb has been elected President-Elect of the 10th Judicial District Bar. Mr. Babb will automatically take office as President in December 2021.
We are pleased to announce that Howard Cummings has joined the firm’s criminal defense practice, following nearly three decades of service as a Wake County District Attorney.
The court sided with the defendant, holding that the results of new, untested narcotics technology were inadmissible at trial.
In federal corruption prosecutions here in North Carolina and elsewhere, charges of “honest-services” fraud have figured prominently or even been the only charges brought. But, in a trio of long-awaited decisions issued in late June, the U.S. Supreme Court trimmed the use of the honest-services theory back to its roots