2018 North Carolina General Statutes
Chapter 1 - Civil Procedure
Article 15 - Answer.
§ 1-139 - Burden of proof of contributory negligence.
1-139. Burden of proof of contributory negligence.
A party asserting the defense of contributory negligence has the burden of proof of such defense. (1887, c. 33; Rev., s. 483; C.S., s. 523; 1967, c. 954, s. 3.)
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