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Case Information: 41320
Short Caption:HUGHES (PHILLIP) VS. STATECourt:Supreme Court
Related Case(s): 48712 , 71706 , 71706-COA
Lower Court Case(s):Clark Co. - Eighth Judicial District - C176929Classification: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:09/15/2004How Submitted:On Briefs

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Docket Entries
04/25/2003Filing Fee Filing Fee Waived.
04/25/2003Notice of Appeal DocumentsFiled Certified Copy of Notice of Appeal. Appeal docketed in the Supreme Court this day. (Docketing statement mailed to counsel for appellant.) 03-07082
06/03/2003TranscriptFiled Transcript. Proceedings: 11/07/02, 09/20/02, 05/14/02, 05/13/02, 05/09/02, 05/08/02, 05/07/02. Court Reporter: Tom Mercer. 03-09272
07/08/2003Order/ProceduralFiled Order. To date appellant has failed to file the docketing statement. Appellant shall, within 10 days from the date of this order, file and serve the docketing statement. Because we are unable to determine whether all transcripts necessary for the review of this appeal have been filed with this court, appellant shall, within 10 days from the date of this order, file and serve a transcript request form setting forth, among other things, the specific trial or hearing dates to be transcribed. 03-11398
07/17/2003Docketing StatementFiled Docketing Statement. 03-12128
07/17/2003Transcript RequestFiled Request for Transcript of Proceedings. Transcripts requested: May 7, 8, 9, 13, and 14, 2002; September 20,2002; November 7, 2002. To Court Reporter: Tom Mercer. 03-12133
09/18/2003Order/ProceduralFiled Order. to file Opening Brief and Appendix. Appellant shall, within 15 days from the date of this order, file and serve the opening brief and appendix. Failure to comply timely with this order may result in the imposition of sanctions against counsel for appellant. 03-15579
10/16/2003MotionFiled Motion to Extend Time. Motion for Extension of Time to file Opening Brief and Appendix. 03-17181
10/22/2003Order/ProceduralFiled Order Granting Motion. filed October 16, 2003. Appellant shall have until November 14, 2003, to file and serve the opening brief and appendix. We note that the court disapproves of repeated requests for extensions of time to brief appeals in criminal cases. Consequently, no further extensions of time shall be permitted absent demonstration of extreme and unforeseeable circumstances. Counsel's caseload will not be deemed such a circumstance. 03-17534
11/14/2003MotionFiled Motion to Extend Time. Second Motion for Short Extension of Time to File Opening Brief and Appendix. 03-18973
11/20/2003Order/ProceduralFiled Order Granting Motion. filed November 14, 2003. Appellant shall have 5 days from the date of this order to file and serve the opening brief and appendix. Any additional extensions of time will be granted only on showing of extreme and unforeseeable circumstances. 03-19330
11/26/2003BriefFiled Opening Brief. 03-19789
11/26/2003AppendixFiled Appendix to Opening Brief. 03-19790
12/23/2003BriefFiled Answering Brief. 03-21414
02/12/2004Case Status Update Briefing Completed. No reply brief filed.
09/15/2004Order/ProceduralFiled Order/Submit on Briefs. Order Submitting for Decision Without Oral Argument. Cause appearing, oral argument will not be scheduled and this appeal shall stand submitted for decision to the Southern Nevada Panel as of the date of this order on the briefs filed herein. See NRAP 34(f)(1). 04-16978
09/15/2004Case Status Update Submitted for Decision. To the Southern Nevada Panel. SNP04D-RR/WM/MD
12/22/2004Order/DispositionalFiled Order of Affirmance. "ORDER the judgment of the district court AFFIRMED." SNP04D-RR/WM/MD 04-23349
01/18/2005RemittiturIssued Remittitur. 05-00760
01/18/2005Case Status Update Remittitur Issued/Case Closed.
01/28/2005RemittiturFiled Remittitur. Received by County Clerk on January 20, 2005. 05-00760