Date: September 5, 2007

 

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 - AUGUST

 

 

Cumulative: January 1, 2007 through August 31, 2007

 

Cases

*Carried over 141

Civil 127

Criminal 14

 

Actions Filed 77

Discp., Jud., Bar Adm. 39

Supervisory Writ 35

Orig. Action 3

Misc-Civil 0

-Criminal 0

 

Petitions for Review

*Carried over 222

Civil 122

Criminal 100

Filed 530

Civil 293

Criminal 237

 

 

Petitions for Bypass

*Carried over 3

Civil 3

Criminal 0

Filed 18

Civil 18

Criminal 0

 

Certifications

*Carried over 3

Civil 1

Criminal 2

Filed 16

Civil 11

Criminal 5

 

TOTAL MATTERS

DOCKETED 1010

Civil 652

Criminal 358

Cases Terminated 173

Opinion-Civil 87

Opinion-Criminal 15

Order-Civil 66

Order-Criminal 5

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Reviews Terminated 570

Granted-Civil 35

Granted-Criminal 14

Denied-Civil 281

Denied-Criminal 240

 

 

 

 

Bypasses Terminated 19

Granted-Civil 0

Granted-Criminal 0

Denied-Civil 19

Denied-Criminal 0

 

 

 

Certifications Term'd. 8

Granted-Civil 4

Granted-Criminal 1

Denied-Civil 2

Denied-Criminal 1

 

 

 

TOTAL MATTERS

TERMINATED 770

Civil 494

Criminal 276

 

Cases Pending 99

Civil 90

Criminal 9

 

 

(Reviews, bypasses &

certifications granted have been added to cases pending.)

 

 

 

 

Reviews Pending 182

Civil 99

Criminal 83

 

 

 

 

 

 

Bypasses Pending 2

Civil 2

Criminal 0

 

 

 

 

 

Certifications Pending 11

Civil 6

Criminal 5

 

 

 

 

 

TOTAL PENDING 294

Civil 197

Criminal 97

 

 

 

 

*Carried over from 12/31/2006. 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 AUGUST 2007

 

 

Actions filed 6

Disciplinary, Jud., Bar Adm. 5

Supervisory Writ 0

Original Action 1

Miscellaneous-CI 0

-CR 0

 

Petitions for Review filed 72

Civil 43

Criminal 29

 

Petitions for Bypass filed 1

Civil 1

Criminal 0

 

Certifications filed 4

Civil 2

Criminal 2

 

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Cases Terminated 11

Opinion - Civil 0

Opinion - Criminal 0

Order - Civil 11

Order - Criminal 0

 

Petitions for Review Terminated 76 Granted 2 Denied 74

Civil 37 0 37

Criminal 39 2 37

 

Petitions for Bypass Terminated 1 Granted 0 Denied 1

Civil 1 0 1

Criminal 0 0 0

Certifications Terminated 2 Granted 1 Denied 1

Civil 1 1 0

Criminal 1 0 1

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

STATUS OF PENDING CASES AUGUST 2007

Disciplinary / Bar Admissions Matters 33

Civil 33

Criminal 0

First Brief Due 3

Civil 1

Criminal 2

Second Brief Due 1

Civil 1

Criminal 0

Reply Brief Due 1

Civil 0

Criminal 1

Cases with Motions Pending 8

Civil 8

Criminal 0

Cases with Petitions Pending 3

Civil 3

Criminal 0

Cases Ready to be Calendared 3

Civil 3

Criminal 0

Cases Assigned for Argument 29

Civil 21

Criminal 8

Cases Assigned for Submission on Briefs 0

Civil 0

Criminal 0

Cases Under Submission 12

Civil 12

Criminal 0

Other Brief Due 0

Civil 0

Criminal 0

Cases On Hold 0

Civil 0

Criminal 0

Miscellaneous 1

Civil 1

Criminal 0

TOTAL CASES PENDING 94

Civil 83

Criminal 11


 

 

 

 

MISCELLANEOUS MATTERS

AUGUST 2007

 

Motions for Reconsideration Filed 3

Motions Filed 100

Sua Sponte Motions Filed 9

 

Motions for Reconsideration Terminated 2

Motions Terminated 90

Sua Sponte Motions Terminated 13

 

Motions for Reconsideration Pending 2

Motions Pending 46

Sua Sponte Motions Pending 6

 

Motions for Reconsideration Under Submission 1

Motions Under Submission 34

Sua Sponte Motions Under Submission 6

 

Petitions for Supervisory Writ Pending 4

Petitions for Supervisory Writ Filed 0

Petitions for Supervisory Writ Under Submission 3

Petitions for Supervisory Writ Terminated: 8

Granted - 0 Denied - 8 Transferred - 0