Date: April 4, 2008

 

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

 

From: David R. Schanker, Clerk

 

Re: SUPREME COURT MONTHLY STATISTICAL REPORT March 2008

 

 

Cumulative: January 1, 2008 through March 31, 2008

 

Cases

*Carried over 144

Civil 121

Criminal 23

 

Actions Filed 24

Discp., Jud., Bar Adm. 16

Supervisory Writ 7

Orig. Action 0

Misc-Civil 1

-Criminal 0

 

Petitions for Review

*Carried over 186

Civil 97

Criminal 89

Filed 209

Civil 127

Criminal 82

 

 

Petitions for Bypass

*Carried over 0

Civil 0

Criminal 0

Filed 4

Civil 2

Criminal 2

 

Certifications

*Carried over 2

Civil 1

Criminal 1

Filed 2

Civil 1

Criminal 1

 

TOTAL MATTERS

DOCKETED 571

Civil 373

Criminal 198

Cases Terminated 25

Opinion-Civil 11

Opinion-Criminal 1

Order-Civil 12

Order-Criminal 1

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Reviews Terminated 192

Granted-Civil 4

Granted-Criminal 2

Denied-Civil 100

Denied-Criminal 86

 

 

 

 

Bypasses Terminated 2

Granted-Civil 0

Granted-Criminal 0

Denied-Civil 1

Denied-Criminal 1

 

 

 

Certifications Term'd. 2

Granted-Civil 0

Granted-Criminal 2

Denied-Civil 0

Denied-Criminal 0

 

 

 

TOTAL MATTERS

TERMINATED 221

Civil 128

Criminal 93

 

Cases Pending 151

Civil 126

Criminal 25

 

 

(Reviews, bypasses &

certifications granted have been added to cases pending.)

 

 

 

 

Reviews Pending 203

Civil 120

Criminal 83

 

 

 

 

 

 

Bypasses Pending 2

Civil 1

Criminal 1

 

 

 

 

 

Certifications Pending 2

Civil 2

Criminal 0

 

 

 

 

 

TOTAL PENDING 358

Civil 249

Criminal 109

 

 

 

 

*Carried over from 12/31/2007. Note: Statistics state the "number of cases" covered by the filing and/or termination of a Review, Bypass or Certification.


 

 

CASE ACTIVITY DURING THE MONTH OF MARCH 2008

 

 

Actions filed 7

Disciplinary, Jud., Bar Adm. 6

Supervisory Writ 1

Original Action 0

Miscellaneous-CV 0

-CR 0

 

Petitions for Review filed 64

Civil 39

Criminal 25

 

Petitions for Bypass filed 1

Civil 0

Criminal 1

 

Certifications filed 0

Civil 0

Criminal 0

 

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Cases Terminated 13

Opinion - Civil 8

Opinion - Criminal 1

Order - Civil 3

Order - Criminal 1

 

Petitions for Review Terminated 47 Granted 3 Denied 44

Civil 26 2 24

Criminal 21 1 20

 

Petitions for Bypass Terminated 1 Granted 0 Denied 1

Civil 0 0 0

Criminal 1 0 1

Certifications Terminated 1 Granted 1 Denied 0

Civil 0 0 0

Criminal 1 1 0

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

STATUS OF PENDING CASES MARCH 2008

Disciplinary / Bar Admissions Matters 45

Civil 45

Criminal 0

First Brief Due 6

Civil 4

Criminal 2

Second Brief Due 2

Civil 2

Criminal 0

Reply Brief Due 0

Civil 0

Criminal 0

Cases with Motions Pending 15

Civil 15

Criminal 0

Cases with Petitions Pending 3

Civil 3

Criminal 0

Cases Ready to be Calendared 0

Civil 0

Criminal 0

Cases Assigned for Argument 5

Civil 3

Criminal 2

Cases Assigned for Submission on Briefs 0

Civil 0

Criminal 0

Cases Under Submission 61

Civil 41

Criminal 20

Other Brief Due 1

Civil 1

Criminal 0

Cases On Hold 1

Civil 1

Criminal 0

Miscellaneous 0

Civil 0

Criminal 0

TOTAL CASES PENDING 139

Civil 115

Criminal 24


 

 

 

 

MISCELLANEOUS MATTERS

MARCH 2008

 

Motions Filed 55

Motions for Reconsideration Filed 1

Petitions for Supervisory Writ Filed 1

Sua Sponte Motions Filed 5

 

Motions Terminated 57

Motions for Reconsideration Terminated 2

Petitions for Supervisory Writ Terminated: 3

Granted - 0 Denied - 2 Transferred - 1

Sua Sponte Motions Terminated 6

 

Motions Pending 37

Motions Under Submission 23

Motions for Reconsideration Pending 0

Motions for Reconsideration Under Submission 0

Petitions for Supervisory Writ Pending 3

Petitions for Supervisory Writ Under Submission 3

Sua Sponte Motions Pending 12

Sua Sponte Motions Under Submission 12