From the Statesville Record & Landmark, November 8, 2017
The North Carolina Court of Appeals hears a criminal case during a special session Tuesday at the Iredell County Government Center. The special session was a celebration of the court's 50th anniversary, and it was dedicated to former Chief Judge Robert Alfred Hedrick, who was born in Statesville. The special session included Judge Linda McGee as chief judge, Judge Robert N. Hunter Jr. and Judge Hunter Murphy. The session included a criminal and civil case.