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Case Information: 45191
Short Caption:MORALES (PAUL) VS. STATECourt:Supreme Court
Related Case(s): 51977
Lower Court Case(s):Clark Co. - Eighth Judicial District - C202109Classification:Criminal Appeal - Life - Direct
Disqualifications:Case Status:Remittitur Issued/Case Closed
Replacement:Panel Assigned: Panel
To SP/Judge:SP Status:
Oral Argument:Oral Argument Location:
Submission Date:06/09/2006How Submitted:On Briefs

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Docket Entries
05/06/2005Filing Fee Filing Fee Waived.
05/06/2005Notice of Appeal DocumentsFiled Certified Copy of Notice of Appeal. Appeal docketed in the Supreme Court this day. (Docketing statement mailed to counsel for appellant.) 05-08962
05/13/2005Notice/OutgoingIssued Notice to Transmit Required Document. Judgment/Order Appealed from filed on May 4, 2005. Due Date: 10 days
05/20/2005Notice of Appeal DocumentsFiled District Court Order/Judgment. Certified copy of Judgment of Conviction (Jury Trial) Habitual Criminal Pursuant to NRS 207.010 filed in district court on May 4, 2005. 05-10057
05/25/2005Docketing StatementFiled Docketing Statement. 05-10265
06/27/2005Notice/IncomingFiled Notice. Notice to the Nevada Supreme Court of Notice of Entry of Order Re: Motion to Withdraw as Attorney of Record. 05-12567
08/02/2005Order/ProceduralFiled Order. Regarding Counsel of Record. On June 27, 2005, attorney Andrew Fritz filed a 'Notice to the Nevada Supreme Court of: Notice of Entry of Order Re: Motion to Withdraw as Attorney of Record.' Attached to the document is a district court order granting Mr. Fritz's motion to withdraw as appellant's counsel of record for this appeal and appointing the Clark County Public Defender's Office. We approve Mr. Fritz's withdrawal as appellant's counsel of record. The clerk shall remove Mr. Fritz as counsel for appellant in this appeal and add the Clark County Public Defender as appellant's counsel of record. The Clark County Public Defender shall have 10 days from the date of this order to file a notice of appearance with this court or a notice indicating that they will not be representing appellant in this matter. Appellant shall have 15 days from the filing of the notice of appearance to request transcripts in compliance with NRAP 9(a) and 120 days to file and serve the opening brief and appendix. Thereafter, briefing shall proceed in accordance with NRAP 31(a)(1). 05-15328
08/12/2005Notice/IncomingFiled Notice of Appearance. Representing appellant: Clark County Public Defender. 05-16018
08/15/2005MotionFiled Motion. Clark County Public Defender Office's Motion to Withdraw as Appellate Counsel Based on Conflict of Interest with Client. 05-16110
08/15/2005Transcript RequestFiled Request for Transcript of Proceedings. Transcripts requested: 03/01/05 and 04/11/05. To Court Reporter: JoAnn Orduna. 05-16139
08/26/2005Other Returned Mail. Order filed 08/02/05 addressed to Paul Morales remailed to corrected address.
11/29/2005Order/ProceduralFiled Order. Order Granting Motion to Withdraw and Remanding for the Designation of New Counsel. The clerk shall remove Mr. Brooks and the Clark County Public Defender as counsel of record for appellant. We deny Mr. Brooks request to vacate a portion of our previous order and grant the request for the district court to appoint new counsel. District court's written or minute order appointing appellate counsel due: 35 days. Briefing suspended pending further order of this court. 05-23454
12/20/2005Notice/IncomingFiled Notice. District court minutes appointing Susan Burke as counsel for appellant. 05-24699
01/12/2006Order/ProceduralFiled Order/Briefing Reinstated. Susan Burke is now counsel of record for appellant and we reinstate briefing. Opening brief and appendix due: 60 days. fn1[If new counsel believes additional transcripts are necessary, appellant shall file and serve a supplemental transcript request form within 10 days.] fn2[A copy of the transcript request form is attached to this order.] Transcripts due: 20 days. If more time is needed, Ms. Oruna shall within the same time period, file a motion or the requested transcripts cannot be produced, notice this court, in writing, of this fact. 06-00859
02/06/2006TranscriptFiled Transcript. Proceedings: 3/1/05, 4/11/05. Court Reporter: JoAnn Orduna. 06-02678
03/15/2006BriefFiled Opening Brief. 06-05628
03/15/2006AppendixFiled Appendix to Opening Brief. 06-05630
04/17/2006BriefFiled Answering Brief. 06-08070
04/17/2006AppendixFiled Appendix to Answering Brief. 06-08071
05/24/2006Case Status Update Briefing Completed. No reply brief filed.
06/09/2006Order/ProceduralFiled Order/Submit on Briefs. Order Submitting for Decision Without Oral Argument. Oral argument will not be scheduled and this appeal shall stand submitted for decision as of the date of this order on the briefs filed herein. 06-12087
06/09/2006Case Status Update Submitted for Decision.
03/22/2007Order/DispositionalFiled Order of Affirmance. "ORDER the judgment of the district court AFFIRMED." SNP07-MG/MD/MC 07-06494
04/17/2007RemittiturIssued Remittitur. 07-08128
04/17/2007Case Status Update Remittitur Issued/Case Closed.
04/24/2007RemittiturFiled Remittitur. Received by County Clerk on April 19, 2007. 07-08128