Date: June 3, 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 May 2008

 

 

Cumulative: January 1, 2008 through May 31, 2008

 

Cases

*Carried over 144

Civil 121

Criminal 23

 

Actions Filed 52

Discp., Jud., Bar Adm. 29

Supervisory Writ 22

Orig. Action 0

Misc-Civil 1

-Criminal 0

 

Petitions for Review

*Carried over 186

Civil 97

Criminal 89

Filed 334

Civil 184

Criminal 150

 

 

Petitions for Bypass

*Carried over 0

Civil 0

Criminal 0

Filed 7

Civil 5

Criminal 2

 

Certifications

*Carried over 2

Civil 1

Criminal 1

Filed 6

Civil 2

Criminal 4

 

TOTAL MATTERS

DOCKETED 731

Civil 462

Criminal 269

Cases Terminated 51

Opinion-Civil 26

Opinion-Criminal 5

Order-Civil 19

Order-Criminal 1

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Reviews Terminated 326

Granted-Civil 14

Granted-Criminal 5

Denied-Civil 162

Denied-Criminal 145

 

 

 

 

Bypasses Terminated 5

Granted-Civil 0

Granted-Criminal 0

Denied-Civil 3

Denied-Criminal 2

 

 

 

Certifications Term'd. 6

Granted-Civil 1

Granted-Criminal 3

Denied-Civil 1

Denied-Criminal 1

 

 

 

TOTAL MATTERS

TERMINATED 388

Civil 226

Criminal 162

 

Cases Pending 168

Civil 143

Criminal 25

 

 

(Reviews, bypasses &

certifications granted have been added to cases pending.)

 

 

 

 

Reviews Pending 194

Civil 105

Criminal 89

 

 

 

 

 

 

Bypasses Pending 2

Civil 2

Criminal 0

 

 

 

 

 

Certifications Pending 2

Civil 1

Criminal 1

 

 

 

 

 

TOTAL PENDING 366

Civil 251

Criminal 115

 

 

 

 

*Carried over from 12/31/2007. 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 MAY 2008

 

 

Actions filed 16

Disciplinary, Jud., Bar Adm. 7

Supervisory Writ 9

Original Action 0

Miscellaneous-CV 0

-CR 0

 

Petitions for Review filed 63

Civil 33

Criminal 30

 

Petitions for Bypass filed 2

Civil 2

Criminal 0

 

Certifications filed 0

Civil 0

Criminal 0

 

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Cases Terminated 21

Opinion - Civil 12

Opinion - Criminal 3

Order - Civil 6

Order - Criminal 0

 

Petitions for Review Terminated 74 Granted 7 Denied 67

Civil 42 6 36

Criminal 32 1 31

 

Petitions for Bypass Terminated 2 Granted 0 Denied 2

Civil 2 0 2

Criminal 0 0 0

Certifications Terminated 3 Granted 1 Denied 2

Civil 2 1 1

Criminal 1 0 1

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

STATUS OF PENDING CASES MAY 2008

Disciplinary / Bar Admissions Matters 48

Civil 48

Criminal 0

First Brief Due 12

Civil 9

Criminal 3

Second Brief Due 4

Civil 4

Criminal 0

Reply Brief Due 2

Civil 2

Criminal 0

Cases with Motions Pending 12

Civil 12

Criminal 0

Cases with Petitions Pending 14

Civil 14

Criminal 0

Cases Ready to be Calendared 5

Civil 3

Criminal 2

Cases Assigned for Argument 0

Civil 0

Criminal 0

Cases Assigned for Submission on Briefs 0

Civil 0

Criminal 0

Cases Under Submission 55

Civil 37

Criminal 18

Other Brief Due 1

Civil 1

Criminal 0

Cases On Hold 1

Civil 1

Criminal 0

Miscellaneous 1

Civil 1

Criminal 0

TOTAL CASES PENDING 155

Civil 132

Criminal 23


 

 

 

 

MISCELLANEOUS MATTERS

MAY 2008

 

Motions Filed 66

Motions for Reconsideration Filed 2

Petitions for Supervisory Writ Filed 9

Sua Sponte Motions Filed 3

 

Motions Terminated 71

Motions for Reconsideration Terminated 1

Petitions for Supervisory Writ Terminated: 3

Granted - 1 Denied - 2 Transferred - 0

Sua Sponte Motions Terminated 4

 

Motions Pending 56

Motions Under Submission 35

Motions for Reconsideration Pending 3

Motions for Reconsideration Under Submission 3

Petitions for Supervisory Writ Pending 14

Petitions for Supervisory Writ Under Submission 11

Sua Sponte Motions Pending 10

Sua Sponte Motions Under Submission 10