Date:                May 9, 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 - FEBRUARY

 

 

                                                       Cumulative:  January 1, 2007 through February 28, 2007

 

Cases                 

*Carried over      141

  Civil                127

  Criminal            14

 

 Actions Filed                                25

  Discp., Jud., Bar Adm.                 16

  Supervisory Writ                            9

  Orig. Action                                   0

  Misc-Civil                                      0

          -Criminal                               0

 

Petitions for Review

*Carried over         222

  Civil                   122

  Criminal             100

Filed                                            135

  Civil                                             72

  Criminal                                       63

 

 

Petitions for Bypass

*Carried over      3

  Civil                3

  Criminal          0

Filed                                               4

  Civil                                              4

  Criminal                                        0

 

Certifications

*Carried over      3

  Civil                1

  Criminal          2

Filed                                               2

  Civil                                              2

  Criminal                                        0

 

TOTAL MATTERS

DOCKETED                                 535

  Civil                                           356

  Criminal                                     179

Cases Terminated                          36

  Opinion-Civil                                19

  Opinion-Criminal                            3

  Order-Civil                                   13

  Order-Criminal                               1

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Reviews Terminated                     139

  Granted-Civil                                12

  Granted-Criminal                           2

  Denied-Civil                                 74

  Denied-Criminal                           51

 

 

 

 

Bypasses Terminated                      5

  Granted-Civil                                 0

  Granted-Criminal                           0

  Denied-Civil                                   5

  Denied-Criminal                             0

 

 

 

Certifications Term'd.                       2

  Granted-Civil                                 1

  Granted-Criminal                           1

  Denied-Civil                                   0

  Denied-Criminal                             0

 

 

 

TOTAL MATTERS

TERMINATED                              182

  Civil                                          124

  Criminal                                      58

 

Cases Pending              146

  Civil                            133

  Criminal                        13

 

 

(Reviews, bypasses &

certifications granted have been added to cases pending.)

 

 

 

 

Reviews Pending                                        218

  Civil                            108

  Criminal                      110

 

 

 

 

 

 

Bypasses Pending            2

  Civil                               2

  Criminal                         0

 

 

 

 

 

Certifications Pending        3

  Civil                               2

  Criminal                         1

 

 

 

 

 

 TOTAL PENDING         369

  Civil                            245

  Criminal                      124

 

 

 

 

*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.


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CASE ACTIVITY DURING THE MONTH OF FEBRUARY

 

 

Actions filed                                                  10

      Disciplinary, Jud., Bar Adm.                        5

      Supervisory Writ                                        5

      Original Action                                           0

      Miscellaneous-CI                                       0

                             -CR                                    0

 

Petitions for Review filed                                 51

      Civil                                                         26

      Criminal                                                   25

 

Petitions for Bypass filed                                  3

      Civil                                                          3

      Criminal                                                    0

 

Certifications filed                                            1

      Civil                                                          1

      Criminal                                                    0

 

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Cases Terminated                                          17

      Opinion - Civil                                            8

      Opinion - Criminal                                      2

      Order - Civil                                               6

      Order - Criminal                                         1

 

Petitions for Review Terminated                       60           Granted           7             Denied           53

      Civil                                                         35                                  6                                 29

      Criminal                                                   25                                  1                                 24

 

Petitions for Bypass Terminated                        2           Granted           0             Denied            2

      Civil                                                          2                                  0                                   2

      Criminal                                                    0                                  0                                   0

Certifications Terminated                                  1           Granted           1             Denied            0

      Civil                                                          0                                  0                                   0

      Criminal                                                    1                                  1                                   0

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

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STATUS OF PENDING CASES

Disciplinary / Bar Admissions Matters                         40

Civil                                           40

Criminal                                         0

First Brief Due                                       10

Civil                                            8

Criminal                                         2

Second Brief Due                                     2

Civil                                            2

Criminal                                         0

Reply Brief Due                                      1

Civil                                            1

Criminal                                         0

Cases with Motions Pending                               7

Civil                                            6

Criminal                                         1

Cases with Petitions Pending                               11

Civil                                             11

Criminal                                         0

Cases Ready to be Calendared                             3

Civil                                            2

Criminal                                         1

Cases Assigned for Argument                             19

Civil                                           15

Criminal                                         4

Cases Assigned for Submission on Briefs                       0

Civil                                            0

Criminal                                         0

Cases Under Submission                                48

Civil                                           43

Criminal                                         5

Other Brief Due                                      0

Civil                                            0

Criminal                                         0

Cases On Hold                                       2

Civil                                            2

Criminal                                         0

Miscellaneous                                       0

Civil                                            0

Criminal                                         0

TOTAL CASES PENDING                               143

Civil                                            130

                                          Criminal                                                                                                                                                        13


 

 

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                                                           MISCELLANEOUS MATTERS

                                                                            FEBRUARY

 

                                                                                                                                               

                                   Motions for Reconsideration Filed                                                           4

                                   Motions Filed                                                                                      66

                                   Sua Sponte Matters Filed                                                                      5           

 

                                   Motions for Reconsideration Terminated                                                 6

                                   Motions Terminated                                                                             64

                                   Sua Sponte Matters Terminated                                                             6

 

                                   Motions for Reconsideration Pending                                                     1

                                   Motions Pending                                                                                 60

                                   Sua Sponte Matters Pending                                                                4           

 

                                   Motions for Reconsideration Under Submission                                       0

                                   Motions Under Submission                                                                  42

                                   Sua Sponte Matters Under Submission                                                   4

 

                                   Petitions for Supervisory Writ Pending                                                   11

                                   Petitions for Supervisory Writ Filed                                                         5

                                   Petitions for Supervisory Writ Under Subm.                                             7

                                   Petitions for Supervisory Writ Terminated:                                               3

                                      Granted -  0 Denied - 3  Transferred - 0