Date:                November 3, 2006 (Rev. 1/10/07)

 

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

 

From:               Christopher J. Paulsen, Chief Deputy Clerk

 

Re:                   SUPREME COURT MONTHLY STATISTICAL REPORT - OCTOBER

 

 

                                                       Cumulative:  January 1, 2006 through October 31, 2006

 

Cases                 

*Carried over      139

  Civil                121

  Criminal            18

 

 Actions Filed                               101

  Discp., Jud., Bar Adm.                 59

  Supervisory Writ                           36

  Orig. Action                                   6

  Misc-Civil                                      0

          -Criminal                               0

 

Petitions for Review

*Carried over         166

  Civil                     74

  Criminal               92

Filed                                            738

  Civil                                           402

  Criminal                                     336

 

 

Petitions for Bypass

*Carried over      5

  Civil                5

  Criminal          0

Filed                                             23

  Civil                                             14

  Criminal                                        9

 

Certifications

*Carried over      5

  Civil                5

  Criminal          0

Filed                                             18

  Civil                                             13

  Criminal                                        5

 

TOTAL MATTERS

DOCKETED                               1195

  Civil                                           735

  Criminal                                     460

Cases Terminated                        179

  Opinion-Civil                                85

  Opinion-Criminal                          17

  Order-Civil                                   74

  Order-Criminal                               3

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Reviews Terminated                     729

  Granted-Civil                                43

  Granted-Criminal                          16

  Denied-Civil                               335

  Denied-Criminal                         335

 

 

 

 

Bypasses Terminated                    22

  Granted-Civil                                 0

  Granted-Criminal                           0

  Denied-Civil                                 14

  Denied-Criminal                             8

 

 

 

Certifications Term'd.                      19

  Granted-Civil                                10

  Granted-Criminal                           1

  Denied-Civil                                   6

  Denied-Criminal                             2

 

 

 

TOTAL MATTERS

TERMINATED                              949

  Civil                                          567

  Criminal                                    382

 

Cases Pending              131

  Civil                            116

  Criminal                        15

 

 

(Reviews, bypasses &

certifications granted have been added to cases pending.)

 

 

 

 

Reviews Pending                                        175

  Civil                              98

  Criminal                        77

 

 

 

 

 

 

Bypasses Pending            6

  Civil                               5

  Criminal                         1

 

 

 

 

 

Certifications Pending        4

  Civil                               2

  Criminal                         2

 

 

 

 

 

 TOTAL PENDING         316

  Civil                            221

  Criminal                        95

 

*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.


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CASE ACTIVITY DURING THE MONTH OF OCTOBER

 

 

Actions filed                                                  12

      Disciplinary, Jud., Bar Adm.                        5

      Supervisory Writ                                        6

      Original Action                                           1

      Miscellaneous-CI                                       0

                       -CR                                          0

 

Petitions for Review filed                                 63

      Civil                                                         35

      Criminal                                                   28

 

Petitions for Bypass filed                                  4

      Civil                                                          3

      Criminal                                                    1

 

Certifications filed                                            2

      Civil                                                          1

      Criminal                                                    1

 

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Cases Terminated                                          10

      Opinion - Civil                                            3

      Opinion - Criminal                                      0

      Order - Civil                                               7

      Order - Criminal                                         0

 

Petitions for Review Terminated                       67           Granted           6             Denied           61

      Civil                                                         38                                  4                                 34

      Criminal                                                   29                                  2                                 27

 

Petitions for Bypass Terminated                        4           Granted           0             Denied            4

      Civil                                                          2                                  0                                   2

      Criminal                                                    2                                  0                                   2

 

Certifications Terminated                                  1           Granted           1             Denied            0

      Civil                                                          1                                  1                                   0

      Criminal                                                    0                                  0                                   0

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

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STATUS OF PENDING CASES

 

Disciplinary / Bar Admissions Matters                         42

Civil                                           42

Criminal                                         0

First Brief Due                                       4

Civil                                            4

Criminal                                         0

Second Brief Due                                     1

Civil                                            1

Criminal                                         0

Reply Brief Due                                      0

Civil                                            0

Criminal                                         0

Cases with Motions Pending                               8

Civil                                            7

Criminal                                         1

Cases with Petitions Pending                               14

Civil                                             14

Criminal                                         0

Cases Ready to be Calendared                             0

Civil                                            0

Criminal                                         0

Cases Assigned for Argument                             33

Civil                                           25

Criminal                                         8

Cases Assigned for Submission on Briefs                       1

Civil                                            1

Criminal                                         0

Cases Under Submission                                28

Civil                                           22

Criminal                                         6

Other Brief Due                                      0

Civil                                            0

Criminal                                         0

Cases On Hold                                       0

Civil                                            0

Criminal                                         0

Miscellaneous                                       0

Civil                                            0

Criminal                                         0

TOTAL CASES PENDING                               131

Civil                                            116

                                          Criminal                                                                                                                                                        15


 

 

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                                                           MISCELLANEOUS MATTERS

 

                                                                                                                                               

                                   Motions for Reconsideration Filed                                                           0

                                   Motions Filed                                                                                      67

                                   Sua Sponte Matters Filed                                                                    10           

 

                                   Motions for Reconsideration Terminated                                                 2

                                   Motions Terminated                                                                             68

                                   Sua Sponte Matters Terminated                                                             8

 

                                   Motions for Reconsideration Pending                                                     2

                                   Motions Pending                                                                                 48

                                   Sua Sponte Matters Pending                                                                5           

 

                                   Motions for Reconsideration Under Submission                                       2

                                   Motions Under Submission                                                                  38

                                   Sua Sponte Matters Under Submission                                                   5

 

                                   Petitions for Supervisory Writ Pending                                                   12

                                   Petitions for Supervisory Writ Filed                                                         6

                                   Petitions for Supervisory Writ Under Subm.                                             7

                                   Petitions for Supervisory Writ Terminated:                                               2

                                      Granted -   Denied - 2  Transferred - 0