11/18/2014 – Court Observation – Judge Yvonne Mims-Evans

Judge Mims-Evans Commented to the ADA during another case that she does not like to be pinned down to the bottom of the range on plea offers.During one case she refused to accept a plea deal at the bottom of the range.

In another case the defense attorney asked for an extension for a defendant who was not in attendance because he had things to tend to in Greensboro. The ADA argued for no continuance. The judge didn’t grant the continuance,had the defendants name read aloud in open court and issued an order for his arrest.

Posted in 2014, Court Observation, Judge Yvonne Mims-Evans.