Date: October 2, 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 - SEPTEMBER

 

 

Cumulative: January 1, 2007 through September 30, 2007

 

Cases

*Carried over 141

Civil 127

Criminal 14

 

Actions Filed 86

Discp., Jud., Bar Adm. 46

Supervisory Writ 37

Orig. Action 3

Misc-Civil 0

-Criminal 0

 

Petitions for Review

*Carried over 222

Civil 122

Criminal 100

Filed 593

Civil 329

Criminal 264

 

 

Petitions for Bypass

*Carried over 3

Civil 3

Criminal 0

Filed 19

Civil 19

Criminal 0

 

Certifications

*Carried over 3

Civil 1

Criminal 2

Filed 16

Civil 11

Criminal 5

 

TOTAL MATTERS

DOCKETED 1083

Civil 698

Criminal 385

Cases Terminated 173

Opinion-Civil 87

Opinion-Criminal 15

Order-Civil 66

Order-Criminal 5

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Reviews Terminated 649

Granted-Civil 48

Granted-Criminal 19

Denied-Civil 317

Denied-Criminal 265

 

 

 

 

Bypasses Terminated 21

Granted-Civil 0

Granted-Criminal 0

Denied-Civil 21

Denied-Criminal 0

 

 

 

Certifications Term'd. 16

Granted-Civil 5

Granted-Criminal 3

Denied-Civil 5

Denied-Criminal 3

 

 

 

TOTAL MATTERS

TERMINATED 859

Civil 549

Criminal 310

 

Cases Pending 129

Civil 113

Criminal 16

 

 

(Reviews, bypasses &

certifications granted have been added to cases pending.)

 

 

 

 

Reviews Pending 166

Civil 86

Criminal 80

 

 

 

 

 

 

Bypasses Pending 1

Civil 1

Criminal 0

 

 

 

 

 

Certifications Pending 3

Civil 2

Criminal 1

 

 

 

 

 

TOTAL PENDING 299

Civil 202

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 SEPTEMBER 2007

 

 

Actions filed 9

Disciplinary, Jud., Bar Adm. 7

Supervisory Writ 2

Original Action 0

Miscellaneous-CV 0

-CR 0

 

Petitions for Review filed 63

Civil 36

Criminal 27

 

Petitions for Bypass filed 1

Civil 1

Criminal 0

 

Certifications filed 0

Civil 0

Criminal 0

 

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Cases Terminated 12

Opinion - Civil 5

Opinion - Criminal 0

Order - Civil 6

Order - Criminal 1

 

Petitions for Review Terminated 79 Granted 18 Denied 61

Civil 49 13 36

Criminal 30 5 25

 

Petitions for Bypass Terminated 2 Granted 0 Denied 2

Civil 2 0 2

Criminal 0 0 0

Certifications Terminated 8 Granted 3 Denied 5

Civil 4 1 3

Criminal 4 2 2

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

STATUS OF PENDING CASES SEPTEMBER 2007

Disciplinary / Bar Admissions Matters 35

Civil 35

Criminal 0

First Brief Due 16

Civil 13

Criminal 3

Second Brief Due 0

Civil 0

Criminal 0

Reply Brief Due 1

Civil 1

Criminal 0

Cases with Motions Pending 9

Civil 8

Criminal 1

Cases with Petitions Pending 4

Civil 4

Criminal 0

Cases Ready to be Calendared 1

Civil 1

Criminal 0

Cases Assigned for Argument 29

Civil 19

Criminal 10

Cases Assigned for Submission on Briefs 0

Civil 0

Criminal 0

Cases Under Submission 17

Civil 14

Criminal 3

Other Brief Due 0

Civil 0

Criminal 0

Cases On Hold 1

Civil 1

Criminal 0

Miscellaneous 0

Civil 0

Criminal 0

TOTAL CASES PENDING 113

Civil 96

Criminal 17


 

 

 

 

MISCELLANEOUS MATTERS

SEPTEMBER 2007

 

Motions for Reconsideration Filed 0

Motions Filed 66

Sua Sponte Motions Filed 8

 

Motions for Reconsideration Terminated 0

Motions Terminated 63

Sua Sponte Motions Terminated 5

 

Motions for Reconsideration Pending 2

Motions Pending 50

Sua Sponte Motions Pending 9

 

Motions for Reconsideration Under Submission 2

Motions Under Submission 38

Sua Sponte Motions Under Submission 8

 

Petitions for Supervisory Writ Pending 5

Petitions for Supervisory Writ Filed 2

Petitions for Supervisory Writ Under Submission 4

Petitions for Supervisory Writ Terminated: 1

Granted - 0 Denied - 1 Transferred - 0