Form AOC-J-160 "Appellate Entries in Abuse, Neglect, Dependency, or Termination of Parental Rights Proceeding" - North Carolina

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File No.
STATE OF NORTH CAROLINA
In The General Court Of Justice
County
District Court Division
IN THE MATTER OF
APPELLATE ENTRIES
IN ABUSE, NEGLECT, DEPENDENCY, OR TERMINATION
OF PARENTAL RIGHTS PROCEEDING
Name And Address Of Appealing Respondent
G.S. 7B-1001
Name And Address Of Petitioner’s Attorney
Name And Address Of Appealing Respondent’s Attorney In District Court (if respondent
did not have an attorney, indicate that fact in this box, e.g.,“Respondent represented
self”)
Telephone No.
Petitioner’s Attorney’s Email Address (if available)
Name And Address Of Juvenile’s Attorney Advocate
Telephone No.
Respondent’s Attorney’s Email Address (if available)
Name Of Co-Respondent
Telephone No.
Name And Address Of Co-Respondent’s Attorney In District Court (if co-respondent did
Juvenile’s Attorney Advocate’s Email Address (if available)
not have an attorney, list the co-respondent’s address)
Name, Address, Telephone No. And Email Address (if available) Of Counsel For
All Other Parties And Of Unrepresented Parties (For counsel, specify name of
represented party and party status; for unrepresented party, specify party status.)
(Attach additional sheets, if necessary.)
Telephone No.
Co-Respondent’s Attorney’s Email Address (if available)
Respondent’s Initial Appellate Counsel
The Parent Defender T: (919) 354-7230 F: (919) 354-7231
Additional Sheet Attached
123 W. Main Street, Suite 308, Durham, NC 27701
NOTE:
In this box the Clerk should list the name, address, telephone number, and
email: Judicial.ParentRepCoordDM@nccourts.org
email address (if available) of counsel for the following potential parties, specifying
the represented party’s name and party status (attach additional sheets if necessary):
(The Parent Defender is appointed when the respondent is indigent.)
respondent(s) not listed above; non-respondent parent(s), unless his or her parental
rights have been terminated in a prior proceeding; judicially appointed guardian(s)
Name, address, telephone number and email address (if available) of retained
or custodian(s) of the juvenile; guardian(s) ad litem for respondent(s); any other
appellate counsel
person specifically designated by the Court. If a party is not represented by counsel,
list the party’s name, party status, address, telephone number, and email address (if
available).
Date(s) Of Hearing(s) On Which Appealed Order(s) Is Based
INITIAL APPEAL ENTRIES
1. Pursuant to G.S. 7B-1001, the respondent has given Notice of Appeal to the North Carolina Court of Appeals from the District
Court’s Order
rendered on
.
filed on
.
(specify date(s))
(specify date(s))
2. The respondent does not read or speak the English language, but reads and/or speaks his or her native language of
. The Court therefore authorizes the services of a language translator or interpreter during
the pendency of the appeal for the purposes of (1) written translation of attorney-client correspondence, assignments of error in
the settled record on appeal, appellate briefs filed by the respondent and other parties, and appellate opinion(s), and/or (2) verbal
interpretation of attorney-client communication at each critical stage of the appellate proceedings.
The Court further Orders that a language translator or interpreter with the necessary knowledge, skill, experience, training and
education to perform the above services shall be selected and paid by the Administrative Office of the Courts.
(Over)
AOC-J-160, Rev. 7/21
© 2021 Administrative Office of the Courts
File No.
STATE OF NORTH CAROLINA
In The General Court Of Justice
County
District Court Division
IN THE MATTER OF
APPELLATE ENTRIES
IN ABUSE, NEGLECT, DEPENDENCY, OR TERMINATION
OF PARENTAL RIGHTS PROCEEDING
Name And Address Of Appealing Respondent
G.S. 7B-1001
Name And Address Of Petitioner’s Attorney
Name And Address Of Appealing Respondent’s Attorney In District Court (if respondent
did not have an attorney, indicate that fact in this box, e.g.,“Respondent represented
self”)
Telephone No.
Petitioner’s Attorney’s Email Address (if available)
Name And Address Of Juvenile’s Attorney Advocate
Telephone No.
Respondent’s Attorney’s Email Address (if available)
Name Of Co-Respondent
Telephone No.
Name And Address Of Co-Respondent’s Attorney In District Court (if co-respondent did
Juvenile’s Attorney Advocate’s Email Address (if available)
not have an attorney, list the co-respondent’s address)
Name, Address, Telephone No. And Email Address (if available) Of Counsel For
All Other Parties And Of Unrepresented Parties (For counsel, specify name of
represented party and party status; for unrepresented party, specify party status.)
(Attach additional sheets, if necessary.)
Telephone No.
Co-Respondent’s Attorney’s Email Address (if available)
Respondent’s Initial Appellate Counsel
The Parent Defender T: (919) 354-7230 F: (919) 354-7231
Additional Sheet Attached
123 W. Main Street, Suite 308, Durham, NC 27701
NOTE:
In this box the Clerk should list the name, address, telephone number, and
email: Judicial.ParentRepCoordDM@nccourts.org
email address (if available) of counsel for the following potential parties, specifying
the represented party’s name and party status (attach additional sheets if necessary):
(The Parent Defender is appointed when the respondent is indigent.)
respondent(s) not listed above; non-respondent parent(s), unless his or her parental
rights have been terminated in a prior proceeding; judicially appointed guardian(s)
Name, address, telephone number and email address (if available) of retained
or custodian(s) of the juvenile; guardian(s) ad litem for respondent(s); any other
appellate counsel
person specifically designated by the Court. If a party is not represented by counsel,
list the party’s name, party status, address, telephone number, and email address (if
available).
Date(s) Of Hearing(s) On Which Appealed Order(s) Is Based
INITIAL APPEAL ENTRIES
1. Pursuant to G.S. 7B-1001, the respondent has given Notice of Appeal to the North Carolina Court of Appeals from the District
Court’s Order
rendered on
.
filed on
.
(specify date(s))
(specify date(s))
2. The respondent does not read or speak the English language, but reads and/or speaks his or her native language of
. The Court therefore authorizes the services of a language translator or interpreter during
the pendency of the appeal for the purposes of (1) written translation of attorney-client correspondence, assignments of error in
the settled record on appeal, appellate briefs filed by the respondent and other parties, and appellate opinion(s), and/or (2) verbal
interpretation of attorney-client communication at each critical stage of the appellate proceedings.
The Court further Orders that a language translator or interpreter with the necessary knowledge, skill, experience, training and
education to perform the above services shall be selected and paid by the Administrative Office of the Courts.
(Over)
AOC-J-160, Rev. 7/21
© 2021 Administrative Office of the Courts
3. Based on the respondent-appellant’s affidavit of indigency, the Court finds that
The respondent is not indigent.
The respondent is indigent. Therefore, it is ORDERED that the respondent is allowed to appeal as an indigent and
a. The Office of Indigent Defense Services shall pay the costs of producing a transcript for the respondent and of
reproducing the record and the respondent’s brief and other pleadings.
b. The Parent Defender is appointed to perfect the respondent’s appeal.
c. The Clerk shall furnish to appellate counsel for all parties a copy of the complete trial division file in the abuse, neglect,
dependency, and/or termination of parental rights case, including any documentary exhibits.
d. The Clerk has duplicated the audio recording of the hearing(s), date(s) listed above, and shall deliver the duplicate
recording, two copies of these Appellate Entries, and a copy of the order upon which this appeal is based to the person
designated by the AOC Court Reporter Coordinator to produce a transcript of the hearing(s) pursuant to the
Appellate Rule 3.1. No fee shall be charged for the cost of the duplicate recording.
e. The Clerk shall serve on the Office of the Parent Defender a copy of these Appellate Entries and a copy of the order(s)
from which the respondent appeals, no later than 14 days after the date of the judge’s signature immediately below.
f. The Clerk also shall serve a copy of these Appellate Entries on counsel for all other parties, or on the parties themselves
if not represented by counsel, and on each transcriptionist, no later than 14 days after the date of the judge’s signature
immediately below.
Date
Name Of Judge (type or print)
Signature Of Judge
CLERK’S TRANSCRIPT ORDER AND CERTIFICATE
(NOTE:
)
To be completed ONLY when respondent has been found indigent in No. 3, above.
On
the AOC Court Reporter Coordinator designated the person named below to receive a duplicate recording
,
(date)
of the hearing(s) in this action and a copy of the court order.
Name, Address, And Telephone No. Of Authorized Person (type or print)
Telephone No.
To The Authorized Person Named Above:
Prepare and deliver to the parties a transcript of all portions of the proceedings in the above-captioned case, within the deadline set out in
Rule 7(e)(1) of the N.C. Rules of Appellate Procedure.
The Court orders that you maintain strict confidentiality of the record(s) in accordance with the statutes. You shall return the duplicate
recording of this proceeding and the copy of the court order to the custody of the Clerk of Superior Court immediately upon the completion
of the transcription of this matter. The Clerk, upon receipt of the duplicate recording of this confidential proceeding, shall erase it.
I certify that I served a copy of these Appellate Entries on counsel for all parties, or on the parties themselves if not represented by
counsel, and on each transcriptionist, and that I delivered a copy to the Parent Defender’s Office if the Office has not been appointed as
the respondent’s appellate counsel, on the date shown below:
personally.
by mailing it to the listed recipients at the addresses shown on Side One.
Date Clerk’s Transcript Order Entered And Filed
Date Order Served And Delivered, If Different
Name Of Clerk (type or print)
Signature Of Clerk
Deputy CSC
Assistant CSC
Clerk Of Superior Court
TRACKING AND RECEIPT
I have transmitted to the authorized person named above the duplicate recording, two copies of these Appellate Entries, and a copy of the
court order by
personally delivering those items to that person.
mailing those items via the U.S. Postal Service to that person.
Date Duplicate Recording Transmitted
Signature
Deputy CSC
Assistant CSC
Clerk Of Superior Court
The duplicate of the recording and the order have been returned to the Clerk Of Superior Court by the authorized person.
Date Returned
Signature
Deputy CSC
Assistant CSC
Clerk Of Superior Court
TRANSCRIPTIONIST’S CERTIFICATE OF DELIVERY
I delivered the transcript, made up of
pages in
volumes, electronically to all of the parties described above
except as to the following party(ies) who are not able to receive electronic delivery, where I have instead delivered the transcript
personally
by mail:
(
).
name party(ies) not receiving transcript electronically
Date Transcript Delivered To Parties Name Of Transcriptionist
Signature Of Transcriptionist
CLERK’S CERTIFICATION
I certify this Appellate Entries form is a true and complete copy of the original on file in this case.
Date
Signature And Seal
Deputy CSC
Assistant CSC
Clerk Of Superior Court
AOC-J-160, Side Two, Rev. 7/21, © 2021 Administrative Office of the Courts
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