Date: January 4, 2008

 

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 DECEMBER 2007

 

 

Cumulative: January 1, 2007 through December 31, 2007

 

Cases

*Carried over 141

Civil 127

Criminal 14

 

Actions Filed 127

Discp., Jud., Bar Adm. 69

Supervisory Writ 54

Orig. Action 4

Misc-Civil 0

-Criminal 0

 

Petitions for Review

*Carried over 222

Civil 122

Criminal 100

Filed 822

Civil 469

Criminal 353

 

 

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 19

Civil 13

Criminal 6

 

TOTAL MATTERS

DOCKETED 1266

Civil 812

Criminal 454

Cases Terminated 201

Opinion-Civil 95

Opinion-Criminal 16

Order-Civil 83

Order-Criminal 7

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Reviews Terminated 858

Granted-Civil 57

Granted-Criminal 27

Denied-Civil 437

Denied-Criminal 337

 

 

 

 

Bypasses Terminated 23

Granted-Civil 0

Granted-Criminal 0

Denied-Civil 22

Denied-Criminal 1

 

 

 

Certifications Term'd. 20

Granted-Civil 6

Granted-Criminal 4

Denied-Civil 7

Denied-Criminal 3

 

 

 

TOTAL MATTERS

TERMINATED 1016

Civil 647

Criminal 369

 

Cases Pending 161

Civil 139

Criminal 22

 

 

(Reviews, bypasses &

certifications granted have been added to cases pending.)

 

 

 

 

Reviews Pending 186

Civil 97

Criminal 89

 

 

 

 

 

 

Bypasses Pending 0

Civil 0

Criminal 0

 

 

 

 

 

Certifications Pending 2

Civil 1

Criminal 1

 

 

 

 

 

TOTAL PENDING 349

Civil 237

Criminal 112

 

 

 

 

*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 DECEMBER 2007

 

 

Actions filed 11

Disciplinary, Jud., Bar Adm. 6

Supervisory Writ 4

Original Action 1

Miscellaneous-CV 0

-CR 0

 

Petitions for Review filed 69

Civil 38

Criminal 31

 

Petitions for Bypass filed 0

Civil 0

Criminal 0

 

Certifications filed 1

Civil 1

Criminal 0

 

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Cases Terminated 12

Opinion - Civil 3

Opinion - Criminal 1

Order - Civil 7

Order - Criminal 1

 

Petitions for Review Terminated 72 Granted 4 Denied 68

Civil 49 3 46

Criminal 23 1 22

 

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 1 0 1

Criminal 1 1 0

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

STATUS OF PENDING CASES DECEMBER 2007

Disciplinary / Bar Admissions Matters 43

Civil 43

Criminal 0

First Brief Due 9

Civil 7

Criminal 2

Second Brief Due 4

Civil 0

Criminal 4

Reply Brief Due 0

Civil 0

Criminal 0

Cases with Motions Pending 13

Civil 13

Criminal 0

Cases with Petitions Pending 10

Civil 10

Criminal 0

Cases Ready to be Calendared 5

Civil 3

Criminal 2

Cases Assigned for Argument 20

Civil 16

Criminal 4

Cases Assigned for Submission on Briefs 0

Civil 0

Criminal 0

Cases Under Submission 39

Civil 28

Criminal 11

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 144

Civil 121

Criminal 23


 

 

 

 

MISCELLANEOUS MATTERS

DECEMBER 2007

 

Motions Filed 69

Motions for Reconsideration Filed 1

Petitions for Supervisory Writ Filed 4

Sua Sponte Motions Filed 10

 

Motions Terminated 88

Motions for Reconsideration Terminated 1

Petitions for Supervisory Writ Terminated: 5

Granted - 0 Denied - 5 Transferred - 0

Sua Sponte Motions Terminated 8

 

Motions Pending 42

Motions Under Submission 20

Motions for Reconsideration Pending 1

Motions for Reconsideration Under Submission 0

Petitions for Supervisory Writ Pending 19

Petitions for Supervisory Writ Under Submission 8

Sua Sponte Motions Pending 15

Sua Sponte Motions Under Submission 14