Date: May 6, 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 April 2008

 

 

Cumulative: January 1, 2008 through April 30, 2008

 

Cases

*Carried over 144

Civil 121

Criminal 23

 

Actions Filed 36

Discp., Jud., Bar Adm. 22

Supervisory Writ 13

Orig. Action 0

Misc-Civil 1

-Criminal 0

 

Petitions for Review

*Carried over 186

Civil 97

Criminal 89

Filed 271

Civil 151

Criminal 120

 

 

Petitions for Bypass

*Carried over 0

Civil 0

Criminal 0

Filed 5

Civil 3

Criminal 2

 

Certifications

*Carried over 2

Civil 1

Criminal 1

Filed 6

Civil 4

Criminal 2

 

TOTAL MATTERS

DOCKETED 650

Civil 413

Criminal 237

Cases Terminated 30

Opinion-Civil 14

Opinion-Criminal 2

Order-Civil 13

Order-Criminal 1

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Reviews Terminated 252

Granted-Civil 8

Granted-Criminal 4

Denied-Civil 126

Denied-Criminal 114

 

 

 

 

Bypasses Terminated 3

Granted-Civil 0

Granted-Criminal 0

Denied-Civil 1

Denied-Criminal 2

 

 

 

Certifications Term'd. 3

Granted-Civil 0

Granted-Criminal 3

Denied-Civil 0

Denied-Criminal 0

 

 

 

TOTAL MATTERS

TERMINATED 288

Civil 162

Criminal 126

 

Cases Pending 165

Civil 138

Criminal 27

 

 

(Reviews, bypasses &

certifications granted have been added to cases pending.)

 

 

 

 

Reviews Pending 205

Civil 114

Criminal 91

 

 

 

 

 

 

Bypasses Pending 2

Civil 2

Criminal 0

 

 

 

 

 

Certifications Pending 5

Civil 5

Criminal 0

 

 

 

 

 

TOTAL PENDING 377

Civil 259

Criminal 118

 

 

 

 

*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 APRIL 2008

 

 

Actions filed 12

Disciplinary, Jud., Bar Adm. 6

Supervisory Writ 6

Original Action 0

Miscellaneous-CV 0

-CR 0

 

Petitions for Review filed 62

Civil 24

Criminal 38

 

Petitions for Bypass filed 1

Civil 1

Criminal 0

 

Certifications filed 4

Civil 3

Criminal 1

 

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Cases Terminated 5

Opinion - Civil 3

Opinion - Criminal 1

Order - Civil 1

Order - Criminal 0

 

Petitions for Review Terminated 60 Granted 6 Denied 54

Civil 30 4 26

Criminal 30 2 28

 

Petitions for Bypass Terminated 1 Granted 0 Denied 1

Civil 0 0 0

Criminal 1 0 1

Certifications Terminated 1 Granted 1 Denied 1

Civil 1 0 1

Criminal 0 0 0

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

STATUS OF PENDING CASES APRIL 2008

Disciplinary / Bar Admissions Matters 46

Civil 46

Criminal 0

First Brief Due 7

Civil 5

Criminal 2

Second Brief Due 3

Civil 1

Criminal 2

Reply Brief Due 1

Civil 1

Criminal 0

Cases with Motions Pending 16

Civil 16

Criminal 0

Cases with Petitions Pending 7

Civil 7

Criminal 0

Cases Ready to be Calendared 1

Civil 1

Criminal 0

Cases Assigned for Argument 0

Civil 0

Criminal 0

Cases Assigned for Submission on Briefs 0

Civil 0

Criminal 0

Cases Under Submission 67

Civil 46

Criminal 21

Other Brief Due 0

Civil 0

Criminal 0

Cases On Hold 1

Civil 1

Criminal 0

Miscellaneous 1

Civil 1

Criminal 0

TOTAL CASES PENDING 150

Civil 125

Criminal 25


 

 

 

 

MISCELLANEOUS MATTERS

APRIL 2008

 

Motions Filed 71

Motions for Reconsideration Filed 2

Petitions for Supervisory Writ Filed 5

Sua Sponte Motions Filed 12

 

Motions Terminated 52

Motions for Reconsideration Terminated 0

Petitions for Supervisory Writ Terminated: 0

Granted - 0 Denied - 0 Transferred - 0

Sua Sponte Motions Terminated 13

 

Motions Pending 52

Motions Under Submission 34

Motions for Reconsideration Pending 2

Motions for Reconsideration Under Submission 2

Petitions for Supervisory Writ Pending 8

Petitions for Supervisory Writ Under Submission 7

Sua Sponte Motions Pending 12

Sua Sponte Motions Under Submission 12