IN THE SUPREME COURT OF NORTH CAROLINA
Filed: 9 April 1999
STATE OF NORTH CAROLINA
BILL EDWARD HALL
Appeal pursuant to N.C.G.S. § 7A-30(2) from the
decision of a divided panel of the Court of Appeals, ___ N.C.
App. ___, 508 S.E.2d 8 (1998), finding no error in defendant’s
trial and the judgments entered by Caviness, J., at the
8 September 1997 Criminal Session of Superior Court, Gaston
Heard in the Supreme Court 10 March 1999.
Michael F. Easley, Attorney General, by Joyce S.
Rutledge, Associate Attorney General, for the
Malcolm Ray Hunter, Jr., Appellate Defender, by
Anne M. Gomez, Assistant Appellate Defender, for