by Mitch Kokai
Senior Political Analyst, John Locke Foundation
A unanimous three-judge panel of the N.C. Court of Appeals has affirmed a trial court’s ruling against a Carteret County sheriff’s deputy in his lawsuit against a Newport EMS technician. The deputy had alleged that the EMS technician’s negligence in restraining an unruly patient had led to the deputy’s severe back injury.
In other opinions released this morning: