Date: November 7, 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 - OCTOBER

 

 

Cumulative: January 1, 2007 through October 31, 2007

 

Cases

*Carried over 141

Civil 127

Criminal 14

 

Actions Filed 98

Discp., Jud., Bar Adm. 51

Supervisory Writ 44

Orig. Action 3

Misc-Civil 0

-Criminal 0

 

Petitions for Review

*Carried over 222

Civil 122

Criminal 100

Filed 682

Civil 381

Criminal 301

 

 

Petitions for Bypass

*Carried over 3

Civil 3

Criminal 0

Filed 20

Civil 19

Criminal 1

 

Certifications

*Carried over 3

Civil 1

Criminal 2

Filed 17

Civil 12

Criminal 5

 

TOTAL MATTERS

DOCKETED 1186

Civil 763

Criminal 423

Cases Terminated 184

Opinion-Civil 91

Opinion-Criminal 15

Order-Civil 72

Order-Criminal 6

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Reviews Terminated 716

Granted-Civil 52

Granted-Criminal 22

Denied-Civil 349

Denied-Criminal 293

 

 

 

 

Bypasses Terminated 21

Granted-Civil 0

Granted-Criminal 0

Denied-Civil 21

Denied-Criminal 0

 

 

 

Certifications Term'd. 18

Granted-Civil 6

Granted-Criminal 3

Denied-Civil 6

Denied-Criminal 3

 

 

 

TOTAL MATTERS

TERMINATED 939

Civil 597

Criminal 342

 

Cases Pending 138

Civil 120

Criminal 18

 

 

(Reviews, bypasses &

certifications granted have been added to cases pending.)

 

 

 

 

Reviews Pending 188

Civil 102

Criminal 86

 

 

 

 

 

 

Bypasses Pending 2

Civil 1

Criminal 1

 

 

 

 

 

Certifications Pending 2

Civil 1

Criminal 1

 

 

 

 

 

TOTAL PENDING 330

Civil 224

Criminal 106

 

 

 

 

*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 OCTOBER 2007

 

 

Actions filed 12

Disciplinary, Jud., Bar Adm. 5

Supervisory Writ 7

Original Action 0

Miscellaneous-CV 0

-CR 0

 

Petitions for Review filed 89

Civil 52

Criminal 37

 

Petitions for Bypass filed 1

Civil 0

Criminal 1

 

Certifications filed 1

Civil 1

Criminal 0

 

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Cases Terminated 11

Opinion - Civil 4

Opinion - Criminal 0

Order - Civil 6

Order - Criminal 1

 

Petitions for Review Terminated 67 Granted 7 Denied 60

Civil 36 4 32

Criminal 31 3 28

 

Petitions for Bypass Terminated 0 Granted 0 Denied 0

Civil 0 0 0

Criminal 0 0 0

Certifications Terminated 2 Granted 1 Denied 1

Civil 2 1 1

Criminal 0 0 0

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

STATUS OF PENDING CASES OCTOBER 2007

Disciplinary / Bar Admissions Matters 32

Civil 32

Criminal 0

First Brief Due 8

Civil 5

Criminal 3

Second Brief Due 6

Civil 6

Criminal 0

Reply Brief Due 1

Civil 1

Criminal 0

Cases with Motions Pending 9

Civil 9

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 33

Civil 20

Criminal 13

Cases Assigned for Submission on Briefs 0

Civil 0

Criminal 0

Cases Under Submission 21

Civil 18

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 119

Civil 100

Criminal 19


 

 

 

 

MISCELLANEOUS MATTERS

OCTOBER 2007

 

Motions for Reconsideration Filed 2

Motions Filed 64

Sua Sponte Motions Filed 12

 

Motions for Reconsideration Terminated 3

Motions Terminated 68

Sua Sponte Motions Terminated 10

 

Motions for Reconsideration Pending 1

Motions Pending 41

Sua Sponte Motions Pending 11

 

Motions for Reconsideration Under Submission 0

Motions Under Submission 28

Sua Sponte Motions Under Submission 10

 

Petitions for Supervisory Writ Pending 9

Petitions for Supervisory Writ Filed 7

Petitions for Supervisory Writ Under Submission 5

Petitions for Supervisory Writ Terminated: 3

Granted - 0 Denied - 2 Transferred - 1