North Carolina General Statutes § 15A-921 Pleadings in criminal cases

Subject to the provisions of this Article, the following may serve as pleadings of the State in criminal cases:

(1)        Citation.

(2)        Criminal summons.

(3)        Warrant for arrest.

(4)        Magistrate's order pursuant to G.S. 15A-511 after arrest without warrant.

(5)        Statement of charges.

(6)        Information.

(7)        Indictment. (1973, c. 1286, s. 1; 1975, c. 166, s. 18.)

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