To initiate a guardianship proceeding, one would have to file a petition with the Special Proceedings Division in Superior Court. The Clerk of Superior Court is the judge in guardianship proceedings.
Learn what Castle Doctrine in North Carolina means, what your rights are, and how you can defend your home while abiding by the law.
A PJC is the acronym for a Prayer for Judgment Continued. A PJC is most commonly requested in traffic related offenses such as speeding offenses, red light tickets and other types of Chapter 20 motor vehicle violations.
Gun rights are a hot topic, and having your rights removed for gun ownership is a real issue for many people. However, there may be ways to have your rights reinstated. Find out how you can received a conceal and carry permit if you were denied.
Mental health is a big topic when i comes to who should and should not be allowed permission to received a gun permit. Even if you are voluntarily committed for mental health reasons, you could be denied firearm rights.
Every citizen of this great country has an obligation to give back. It’s part of our civic duty to ensure that members of our society receive fair and equal treatment under the law. This is why jury duty isn’t something to be scoffed at. While many people do attempt to be removed from jury duty, many people and employers understand the importance that this opportunity means. Take a look at why jury duty is important and how you should conduct yourself if you are called upon.
Ever seen the billboard that reads,”A $20.00 cab ride beats a $10,000 DWI”? It’s true! DWI cases can be expensive and can drag out for a long time. Find out how much your DWI case could cost and how we at Kirk Kirk Law can help.
If you own land, you have probably heard about the North Carolina trespassing laws which help protect your land. You may also be aware of the Landowner Protection Act, a law that became effective on October 1, 2011. The purpose of this legislation was to help further protect land and wildlife on these lands. Learn about how this may affect you!
We are often asked about recording a third party. This can be a complex issue because the law varies from state to state and North Carolina is no exception for having different laws compared to its neighbors. Whether you are a journalist, employer, or artist, be sure that you know the law and how it applies you.
Being a criminal defense attorney, I see a lot of cases which involve drug use. Unfortunately, many of the cases involving drug use also include some form of drug addiction. There are many options for overcoming addiction, though, in many cases, Drug Treatment Court is the recommended option. But after all, what is Drug Treatment Court?