Date:                August 7, 2006 (Rev. 9/5/06)

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 - July,  2006

Cumulative:  January 1, 2006 through July 31, 2006

*Cases Carried Over               139                       Cases Terminated                      160            Cases Pending                      87

Civil                                 121                            Opinion-Civil                            80                 Civil                                  77

Criminal                             18                            Opinion-Criminal                      17                 Criminal                            10

Order-Civil                               60

Order-Criminal                           3

Actions Filed                                     64                                                                              Reviews, Bypasses, and

Discp., Jud., Bar Adm.                   40                                                                              Certifications granted

Supervisory Writ                            20                                                                              have been added

Orig. Action                                    4                                                                              to cases pending.

Misc. Civil                                       0

Misc. Criminal                                 0

 

Petitions for Review                                            Petitions for Review                                      Petitions for Review

*Carried Over Total                 166                       Terminated Total                         507            Pending Total                       191

Civil                                   74                            Granted-Civil                           24                 Civil                                104

Criminal                             92                            Granted-Criminal                     11                 Criminal                            87

Filed                                                532                 Denied-Civil                           224

Civil                                            278                 Denied-Criminal                     248

Criminal                                      254

 

Petitions for Bypass                                           Petitions for Bypass                                     Petitions for Bypass

*Carried Over Total                    5                       Terminated Total                          15            Pending Total                           2

Civil                                     5                            Granted-Civil                             0                 Civil                                    2

Criminal                               0                            Granted-Criminal                       0                 Criminal                              0

Filed                                                 12                 Denied-Civil                             10

Civil                                                7                 Denied-Criminal                         5

Criminal                                          5

 

Certifications                                                     Certifications                                               Certifications

*Carried Over Total                    5                       Terminated Total                          16            Pending Total                           0

Civil                                     5                            Granted-Civil                             8                 Civil                                    0

Criminal                               0                            Granted-Criminal                       1                 Criminal                              0

Filed                                                 11                 Denied-Civil                               5

Civil                                                8                 Denied-Criminal                         2

Criminal                                          3

 

Total Matters Docketed                     934            Total Matters Terminated             731            Total Matters Pending           280

Civil                                            562                 Civil                                      443                 Civil                                183

Criminal                                      372                 Criminal                                288                 Criminal                            97

 

*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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Actions Filed                                                         4

Disciplinary, Judicial, Bar Admission                     1

Supervisory Writ                                                  2

Original Action                                                    1

Miscellaneous - Civil                                            0

Miscellaneous - Criminal                                      0

Petitions for Review Filed                                    76

Civil                                                                   44

Criminal                                                             32

Petitions for Bypass Filed                                     2

Civil                                                                    2

Criminal                                                              0

Certifications Filed                                               0

Civil                                                                    0

Criminal                                                              0

 

Cases Terminated                                                32

Opinion - Civil                                                     19

Opinion - Criminal                                                4

Order - Civil                                                         9

Order - Criminal                                                   0

Granted                         Denied

Petitions for Review Terminated                         66                                 3                                  63

Civil                                                                   36                                 3                                  33

Criminal                                                             30                                 0                                  30

Petitions for Bypass Terminated                           1                                  0                                  1

Civil                                                                    1                                  0                                  1

Criminal                                                              0                                  0                                  0

Certifications Terminated                                     0                                  0                                  0

Civil                                                                    0                                  0                                  0

Criminal                                                              0                                  0                                  0


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Disciplinary / Bar Admissions Matters                                                              40

Civil                                                                                                           40

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                                                                             4

Civil                                                                                                             4

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                                                                         27

Civil                                                                                                           18

Criminal                                                                                                       9

Cases Assigned for Submission on Briefs                                                          1

Civil                                                                                                             1

Criminal                                                                                                       0

Cases Under Submission                                                                                  7

Civil                                                                                                             6

Criminal                                                                                                       1

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                                                                               87

Civil                                                                                                           77

Criminal                                                                                                     10


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Motions for Reconsideration Filed                                                                      3

Motions Filed                                                                                                 61

Sua Sponte Matters Filed                                                                               10

Motions for Reconsideration Terminated                                                             2

Motions Terminated                                                                                        74

Sua Sponte Matters Terminated                                                                        9

Motions for Reconsideration Pending                                                                 4

Motions Pending                                                                                            26

Sua Sponte Matters Pending                                                                             3

Motions for Reconsideration Under Submission                                                   3

Motions Under Submission                                                                             16

Sua Sponte Motions Under Submission                                                             2

Petitions for Supervisory Writ Pending                                                                2

Petitions for Supervisory Writ Filed                                                                    2

Petitions for Supervisory Writ Under Submission                                                 1

Petitions for Supervisory Writ Terminated                                                           3

Granted - 0   Denied - 2   Transferred - 1