Date:                December 6, 2006 (Rev. 1/10/07)

 

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 - NOVEMBER

 

 

                                                      Cumulative:  January 1, 2006 through November  30, 2006

 

Cases                 

*Carried over      139

  Civil                121

  Criminal            18

 

 Actions Filed                               114

  Discp., Jud., Bar Adm.                 66

  Supervisory Writ                           40

  Orig. Action                                   8

  Misc-Civil                                      0

          -Criminal                               0

 

Petitions for Review

*Carried over         166

  Civil                     74

  Criminal               92

Filed                                            820

  Civil                                           453

  Criminal                                     367

 

 

Petitions for Bypass

*Carried over      5

  Civil                5

  Criminal          0

Filed                                             24

  Civil                                             15

  Criminal                                        9

 

Certifications

*Carried over      5

  Civil                5

  Criminal          0

Filed                                             18

  Civil                                             13

  Criminal                                        5

 

TOTAL MATTERS

DOCKETED                               1291

  Civil                                           800

  Criminal                                     491

Cases Terminated                        192

  Opinion-Civil                                86

  Opinion-Criminal                          19

  Order-Civil                                   84

  Order-Criminal                               3

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Reviews Terminated                     781

  Granted-Civil                                44

  Granted-Criminal                          16

  Denied-Civil                               370

  Denied-Criminal                         351

 

 

 

 

Bypasses Terminated                    25

  Granted-Civil                                 0

  Granted-Criminal                           0

  Denied-Civil                                 17

  Denied-Criminal                             8

 

 

 

Certifications Term'd.                      21

  Granted-Civil                                11

  Granted-Criminal                           2

  Denied-Civil                                   6

  Denied-Criminal                             2

 

 

 

TOTAL MATTERS

TERMINATED                            1019

  Civil                                          618

  Criminal                                    401

 

Cases Pending              134

  Civil                            120

  Criminal                        14

 

 

(Reviews, bypasses &

certifications granted have been added to cases pending.)

 

 

 

 

Reviews Pending                                        205

  Civil                            113

  Criminal                        92

 

 

 

 

 

 

Bypasses Pending            4

  Civil                               3

  Criminal                         1

 

 

 

 

 

Certifications Pending        2

  Civil                               1

  Criminal                         1

 

 

 

 

 

 TOTAL PENDING         345

  Civil                            237

  Criminal                      108

 

 

 

 

*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 NOVEMBER

 

 

Actions filed                                                  13

      Disciplinary, Jud., Bar Adm.                        7

      Supervisory Writ                                        4

      Original Action                                           2

      Miscellaneous-CI                                       0

                             -CR                                    0

 

Petitions for Review filed                                 82

      Civil                                                         51

      Criminal                                                   31

 

Petitions for Bypass filed                                  1

      Civil                                                          1

      Criminal                                                    0

 

Certifications filed                                            0

      Civil                                                          0

      Criminal                                                    0

 

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Cases Terminated                                          13

      Opinion - Civil                                            1

      Opinion - Criminal                                      2

      Order - Civil                                              10

      Order - Criminal                                         0

 

Petitions for Review Terminated                       52           Granted           1             Denied           51

      Civil                                                         36                                  1                                 35

      Criminal                                                   16                                  0                                 16

 

Petitions for Bypass Terminated                        3           Granted           0             Denied            3

      Civil                                                          3                                  0                                   3

      Criminal                                                    0                                  0                                   0

Certifications Terminated                                  2           Granted           2             Denied            0

      Civil                                                          1                                  1                                   0

      Criminal                                                    1                                  1                                   0

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

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STATUS OF PENDING CASES

Disciplinary / Bar Admissions Matters                         45

Civil                                           45

Criminal                                         0

First Brief Due                                       4

Civil                                            3

Criminal                                         1

Second Brief Due                                     3

Civil                                            3

Criminal                                         0

Reply Brief Due                                      2

Civil                                            2

Criminal                                         0

Cases with Motions Pending                               9

Civil                                            9

Criminal                                         0

Cases with Petitions Pending                               13

Civil                                             13

Criminal                                         0

Cases Ready to be Calendared                             0

Civil                                            0

Criminal                                         0

Cases Assigned for Argument                             22

Civil                                           17

Criminal                                         5

Cases Assigned for Submission on Briefs                       0

Civil                                            0

Criminal                                         0

Cases Under Submission                                36

Civil                                           28

Criminal                                         8

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                               134

Civil                                            120

                                          Criminal                                                                                                                                                        14


 

 

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                                                           MISCELLANEOUS MATTERS

                                                                             November

 

                                                                                                                                               

                                   Motions for Reconsideration Filed                                                           0

                                   Motions Filed                                                                                      80

                                   Sua Sponte Matters Filed                                                                      7           

 

                                   Motions for Reconsideration Terminated                                                 1

                                   Motions Terminated                                                                             77

                                   Sua Sponte Matters Terminated                                                             4

 

                                   Motions for Reconsideration Pending                                                     0

                                   Motions Pending                                                                                 49

                                   Sua Sponte Matters Pending                                                                5           

 

                                   Motions for Reconsideration Under Submission                                       1

                                   Motions Under Submission                                                                  34

                                   Sua Sponte Matters Under Submission                                                   5

 

                                   Petitions for Supervisory Writ Pending                                                   10

                                   Petitions for Supervisory Writ Filed                                                         5

                                   Petitions for Supervisory Writ Under Subm.                                             9

                                   Petitions for Supervisory Writ Terminated:                                               7

                                      Granted -  1 Denied - 5  Transferred - 1