Date:               June 6, 2006 

 

To:                  Members of the Court, Dir. of State Courts, Executive Asst. to the Chief Justice, Commissioners

 

From:              Cornelia G. Clark, Clerk

 

Re:                  SUPREME COURT MONTHLY STATISTICAL REPORT - MAY

 

 

                                                          Cumulative:  January 1, 2006 through May 31, 2006

 

Cases                 

*Carried over    139

  Civil                121

  Criminal            18

 

 Actions Filed                              51

  Discp., Jud., Bar Adm.              32

  Supervisory Writ                       16

  Orig. Action                               3

  Misc-Civil                                   0

          -Criminal                            0

 

Petitions for Review

*Carried over       166

  Civil                    74

  Criminal              92

Filed                                         365

  Civil                                        187

  Criminal                                  178

 

 

Petitions for Bypass

*Carried over    5

  Civil                5

  Criminal          0

Filed                                             9

  Civil                                           4

  Criminal                                     5

 

Certifications

*Carried over    5

  Civil                5

  Criminal          0

Filed                                           11

  Civil                                           8

  Criminal                                     3

 

TOTAL MATTERS

DOCKETED                            751

  Civil                                        455

  Criminal                                  296

Cases Terminated                      90

  Opinion-Civil                            41

  Opinion-Criminal                        5

  Order-Civil                               41

  Order-Criminal                           3

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Reviews Terminated                 352

  Granted-Civil                            17

  Granted-Criminal                        8

  Denied-Civil                           151

  Denied-Criminal                     176

 

 

 

 

Bypasses Terminated                 13

  Granted-Civil                             0

  Granted-Criminal                        0

  Denied-Civil                               8

  Denied-Criminal                         5

 

 

 

Certifications Term'd.                 14

  Granted-Civil                             7

  Granted-Criminal                        1

  Denied-Civil                               4

  Denied-Criminal                         2

 

 

 

TOTAL MATTERS

TERMINATED                       469

  Civil                                       269

  Criminal                                 200

 

Cases Pending            133

  Civil                         114

  Criminal                     19

 

 

(Reviews, bypasses &

certifications granted have been added to cases pending.)

 

 

 

 

Reviews Pending                                       179

  Civil                           93

  Criminal                     86

 

 

 

 

 

 

Bypasses Pending          1

  Civil                             1

  Criminal                       0

 

 

 

 

 

Certifications Pending     2

  Civil                             2

  Criminal                       0

 

 

 

 

 

 TOTAL PENDING   315

  Civil                         210

  Criminal                   105

 

*Carried over from 12/31/2005. Note:    Statistics state the "number of cases" covered by the filing and/or termination of a Review, Bypass or Certification.


Page 2

Monthly Statistical Report

 

 

                                           CASE ACTIVITY DURING THE MONTH OF MAY:

 

Actions filed                                                  12

      Disciplinary, Jud., Bar Adm.                       8

      Supervisory Writ                                       3

      Original Action                                          1

      Miscellaneous-CI                                      0

                       -CR                                         0

 

Petitions for Review filed                               56

      Civil                                                        28

      Criminal                                                  28

 

Petitions for Bypass filed                                 4

      Civil                                                          2

      Criminal                                                    2

 

Certifications filed                                           1

      Civil                                                          1

      Criminal                                                    0

 

- - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - -

 

Cases Terminated                                         32

      Opinion - Civil                                         16

      Opinion - Criminal                                     3

      Order - Civil                                            11

      Order - Criminal                                        2

 

Petitions for Review Terminated                    74           Granted           8             Denied          66

      Civil                                                        35                                  5                                 30

      Criminal                                                  39                                  3                                 36

 

Petitions for Bypass Terminated                       5           Granted           0             Denied            5

      Civil                                                          1                                  0                                   1

      Criminal                                                    4                                  0                                   4

 

Certifications Terminated                                 4           Granted           4             Denied            0

      Civil                                                          3                                  3                                   0

      Criminal                                                    1                                  1                                   0


Page 3

Monthly Statistical Report

                                                       Supreme Court Status of Pending Cases

 

 

                                   Disciplinary /Bar Admissions Matters                                                  44

                                     Civil                                                                                                 44

                                     Criminal                                                                                             0

 

                                   First Brief Due                                                                                   12

                                     Civil                                                                                                   8

                                     Criminal                                                                                             4

 

                                   Second Brief Due                                                                                 4

                                     Civil                                                                                                   3

                                     Criminal                                                                                             1

 

                                   Reply Brief Due                                                                                   2

                                     Civil                                                                                                   2

                                     Criminal                                                                                             0

 

                                   Cases with Motions Pending                                                                 2

                                     Civil                                                                                                   2

                                     Criminal                                                                                             0

 

                                   Cases with Petitions Pending                                                                 7

                                     Civil                                                                                                   7

                                     Criminal                                                                                             0

 

                                   Cases Ready to be Calendared                                                              6

                                     Civil                                                                                                   4

                                     Criminal                                                                                             2

 

                                   Cases Assigned for Argument                                                               0

                                     Civil                                                                                                   0

                                     Criminal                                                                                             0

 

                                   Cases Assigned for Submission on Briefs                                               0

                                     Civil                                                                                                   0

                                     Criminal                                                                                             0

 

                                   Cases Under Submission                                                                     55

                                     Civil                                                                                                 43

                                     Criminal                                                                                           12

 

                                   Cases On Hold                                                                                     1

                                     Civil                                                                                                   1

                                     Criminal                                                                                             0

                                  

                                   TOTAL CASES PENDING                                                             133

                                     Civil                                                                                               114

                                     Criminal                                                                                           19

 


 

 

Page 3

Monthly Statistical Report

 

 

                                                             MISCELLANEOUS MATTERS

 

                                                                                                                                               

                                   Motions for Reconsideration Filed                                                          0

                                   Motions Filed                                                                                      58

                                   Sua Sponte Matters Filed                                                                      6           

 

                                   Motions for Reconsideration Terminated                                               1

                                   Motions Terminated                                                                            66

                                   Sua Sponte Matters Terminated                                                            7

 

                                   Motions for Reconsideration Pending                                                    1

                                   Motions Pending                                                                                 32

                                   Sua Sponte Matters Pending                                                                3           

 

                                   Motions for Reconsideration Under Submission                                      1

                                   Motions Under Submission                                                                  24

                                   Sua Sponte Matters Under Submission                                                   3

 

                                   Petitions for Supervisory Writ Pending                                                   5

                                   Petitions for Supervisory Writ Filed                                                        3

                                   Petitions for Supervisory Writ Under Subm.                                           4

                                   Petitions for Supervisory Writ Terminated:                                              

                                      Granted - 0  Denied - 4  Transferred - 0