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Case Information: 37483
Short Caption:SHELTON VS. SHELTONCourt:Supreme Court
Lower Court Case(s):Clark Co. - Eighth Judicial District - D208942Classification:Civil Appeal - General - Other
Disqualifications:LeavittCase Status:Remittitur Issued/Case Closed
Replacement:Justice Agosti for Justice LeavittPanel Assigned: Panel
To SP/Judge:03/08/2001 / Robinson, DavidSP Status:Completed
Oral Argument:Oral Argument Location:
Submission Date:07/09/2003How Submitted:On Briefs

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Docket Entries
02/26/2001OtherDisqualification of Justice Leavitt. Leavitt Law Firm.
02/26/2001Filing FeeReceived Filing Fee Paid on Filing. $200.00 from Law Offices of David C. Amesbury--check no. 11431.
02/26/2001Notice of Appeal DocumentsFiled Certified Copy of Notice of Appeal/Settlement. Notice re: settlement conference program/suspension of rules mailed to all counsel. 01-03556
02/26/2001Notice/OutgoingIssued Notice to File Case Appeal Statement. Due Date: 10 days
03/07/2001Settlement NoticeIssued Notice: Assignment to Settlement Program. Settlement Judge: David K. Robinson. (Briefing and preparation of transcripts and docketing statement suspended pending further order of this court.)
03/08/2001Notice of Appeal DocumentsFiled Case Appeal Statement. Filed in district court on: March 2, 2001. 01-04273
04/09/2001Settlement Program ReportFiled Interim Settlement Program Report. The parties were unable to agree to a settlement of this matter. 01-06099
04/09/2001Notice/OutgoingIssued Notice to File Docketing Statement. (Docketing statement mailed to counsel for appellant.) Due Date: 15 days
04/18/2001Order/ProceduralFiled Order/Briefing Schedule. The parties were unable to agree to a settlement of this matter. Upon the filing of the docketing statement, this court shall conduct a preliminary jurisdictional review of this appeal. Appellant: 15 days to comply with NRAP 9(a); 120 days to file and serve opening brief and appendix. Briefing shall proceed in accordance with NRAP 31(a)(1). 01-06637
04/26/2001Docketing StatementFiled Docketing Statement. 01-07040
07/11/2001Order/ProceduralFiled Order. To date appellant has failed to file either a transcript request form or a certificate indicating that no transcripts are being requested. Appellant shall, within 10 days of the date of this order, file and serve the required document. We caution appellant that failure to comply timely with this order may result in the imposition of sanctions, including dismissal of this appeal. 01-11686
07/26/2001Order/ProceduralFiled Order/Show Cause. Response due from appellant: 30 days from the date of this order. The briefing schedule in this appeal shall be suspended pending further order of this court. 01-12689
08/06/2001TranscriptFiled Transcript. Proceedings: 4/9/99; 5/19/99; and 01/24/01.Court Reporters: Deborah S. Casper and Shelly A. Ajoun. 01-13267
09/04/2001MotionFiled Response to Order to Show Cause. Appellant's Response to Supreme Court Order filed July 26, 2001. 01-14843
07/31/2002Order/ProceduralFiled Order/Briefing Reinstated. We conclude that this appeal may proceed, and we reinstate the briefing schedule. Appellant shall have 40 days from the date of this order to file the opening brief. Thereafter, briefing shall proceed pursuant to NRAP 31(a)(1). 02-13132
08/16/2002MotionFiled Motion and Order Extending Time. Brief due: October 11, 2002. 02-14037
10/17/2002MotionFiled Motion to Extend Time. Appellant's Motion for an Extension of Time in Which to File the Opening Brief and Appendix. 02-18073
10/17/2002AppendixReceived Appendix. (Appellant's). 02-18075
10/18/2002BriefReceived Opening Brief. Mailed on 10/16/02. 02-18165
10/21/2002Order/Clerk'sFiled Clerk's Order Granting Motion. filed October 17, 2002. The clerk shall file the opening brief received on October 18, 2002, and the appendix received on October 17, 2002. 02-18217
10/21/2002BriefFiled Opening Brief. Mailed on 10/16/02 02-18165
10/21/2002AppendixFiled Appendix to Opening Brief. 02-18075
11/15/2002BriefFiled Answering Brief. Mailed on: Fed Ex 11/14/02. 02-19690
12/03/2002Order/ProceduralFiled Order. It appears that all transcripts necessary for the review of this appeal have been filed with this court. To date, however, appellant has failed to comply with NRAP 9(a) and our July 11, 2001, order. Nonetheless, in the interest of judicial economy, we waive the requirements of NRAP 9(a) and we vacate our July 11, 2001, order directing appellant to file either a transcript request form or a certificate indicating that no transcripts are being requested. 02-20664
03/21/2003Case Status Update Briefing Completed. No reply brief filed.
07/09/2003Order/ProceduralFiled Order/Submit on Briefs. 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. 03-11456
07/09/2003Case Status Update Submitted for Decision.
10/29/2003Opinion/DispositionalFiled Authored Opinion. "Reversed and remanded." Before Agosti, C.J., Shearing and Becker, JJ. Author: Shearing, J. We concur: Agosti, C.J. and Becker, J. 119 Nev. Adv. Opn. No. 55. SNP03. 03-18033
11/25/2003RemittiturIssued Remittitur. 03-18141
11/25/2003Case Status Update Remittitur Issued/Case Closed.
12/04/2003RemittiturFiled Remittitur. Received by County Clerk on December 1, 2003. 03-18141
02/04/2004Notice/IncomingFiled Notice from U.S. Supreme Court\Certiorari Denied. A petition for a writ of certiorari was filed on January 26, 2004 and placed on the docket as Case No. 03-1093. 04-02231
04/02/2004Notice/IncomingFiled Notice from U.S. Supreme Court\Certiorari Granted. The petition for a writ of ceritorari is denied. 04-06153