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Case Information: 31848
Short Caption:JACOBS (WILLIAM) VS. STATECourt:Supreme Court
Related Case(s): 33927
Lower Court Case(s):Clark Co. - Eighth Judicial District - C114290Classification:Criminal Appeal - Life - Post-Conviction
Disqualifications:Case Status:Remittitur Issued/Case Closed
Replacement:Panel Assigned: Panel
To SP/Judge:SP Status:
Oral Argument:Oral Argument Location:
Submission Date:04/05/1999How Submitted:

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Docket Entries
02/19/1998Filing Fee Filing Fee Waived.
02/19/1998Notice of Appeal DocumentsFiled Certified Copy of Notice of Appeal. Appeal docketed in the Supreme Court this day.
02/24/1998Notice/OutgoingIssued Notice. To transmit required document (order filed 10/20/97; notice of entry of order, if any) to Clark County Clerk. Due date: 10 days.
03/02/1998Notice of Appeal DocumentsFiled Documents from District Court Clerk. Certified copy of district court order filed 10/20/97.
03/12/1998Order/ProceduralFiled Case Processing Order. Re: Records on appeal. Within 120 days from the date of this order, the clerk of the district court shall transmit to the clerk of this court a certified copy of the complete trial court record in each of the above-identified appeals, as well as any previously prepared transcripts of the district court proceedings. Fn1[The records shall not include any exhibits filed in the district court.] Nos. 31485, 31744, 31792, 31829, 31830, 31848, 31856, 31864.
06/15/1998Notice/IncomingFiled Notice. Of appearance. Althea Gilkey as counsel for appellant. (Docketing statement mailed to counsel for appellant.)
06/23/1998Order/ProceduralFiled Case Processing Order. We vacate our order of March 12, 1998, directing the clerk of the district court to transmit the entire trial court record.
06/30/1998Docketing StatementFiled Docketing Statement.
10/20/1998BriefFiled Brief. Appellant's opening brief. (Mailed on: 10/19/98.)
10/20/1998AppendixFiled Appendix. Appellant's appendix to opening brief.
11/18/1998MotionFiled Motion to Dismiss Appeal. Appeal and motion to hold briefing schedule in abeyance.
11/25/1998MotionFiled Stipulation. To extend time for filing opposition to motion to dismiss appeal.
12/03/1998Order/Clerk'sFiled Clerk's Order. The stipulation filed November 25, 1998, is approved. The appellant's opposition to motion to dismiss shall be served and filed on or before December 4, 1998.
12/04/1998MotionFiled Response to Motion. To dismiss appeal.
12/11/1998Other Incoming DocumentReceived Proper Person Document. Appellant's response to the motion to dismiss appeal/ judicial notice. (Received the original and 2 copies- 1 returned to appellant.)
02/02/1999Order/ProceduralFiled Case Processing Order. Denying motion. On November 18, 1998, the state filed a motion to dismiss this appeal. On December 4, 1998, appellant filed an opposition to the motion. Fn1[On December 11, 1998, appellant submitted a proper person response to the motion to dismiss. Although appellant has not been granted permission to file documents in this matter in proper person, we have received and considered appellant's proper person documents.] We deny the state's motion to dismiss this appeal. We deny as moot the motion to hold the briefing schedule in abeyance. Respondent shall have 30 days from the date of this order to file and serve the answering brief. Briefing shall thereafter proceed in accordance with NRAP 31 (a)(1).
02/10/1999Other Incoming DocumentReceived Proper Person Document. Proper person letter regarding opening brief filed by his attorney. (Received the original only.) RETURNED UNFILED 3/11/99.
02/10/1999Other Incoming DocumentReceived Proper Person Document. Proper person letter requesting to be moved to a different prison. (Received original only.) RETURNED UNFILED 3/11/99.
02/12/1999Other Incoming DocumentReceived Proper Person Document. Letter from proper person appellant Jacobs. (Received original only.) RETURNED UNFILED 3/11/99.
03/04/1999BriefFiled Brief. Respondent's answering brief. (Mailed on: Express-No postmark.)
03/11/1999Order/ProceduralFiled Case Processing Order. On February 10, 1999, and February 12, 1999, appellant submitted proper person letter requesting relief. Appellant has not been granted leave to file documents in proper person. Appellant is represented by counsel herein. The clerk shall return, unfiled, the above mentioned proper person documents. Appellant should direct all future requests for relief to counsel. If appellant is dissatisfied with his counsel's performance, he should direct all complaints to Bar Counsel of the State Bar of Nevada.
03/11/1999Other Other. Returned unfiled with letter to appellant Jacobs: two letters received on February 10, 1999 and one letter received on February 12, 1999.
04/05/1999BriefFiled Brief. Appellant's reply brief. (Mailed on: 4/4/99.)
04/05/1999Other Other. Case submitted on briefs this day.
04/05/1999Case Status Update Submitted for Decision.
11/27/2000Order/DispositionalFiled Order of Affirmance. Having reviewed the record and appellant's assignments of error, we conclude that the district court did not err, and " . . . we affirm the order of the district court." fn2[On November 24,1997, appellant filed a proper person motion for relief from judgment. On February 20, 1997, the district court denied appellant's motion. In appellant's opening brief, appellant argues that the district court erroneously denied the motion. Appellant does not challenge the State's argument in the reply brief. Therefore, we decline to consider the denial of appellant's motion for relief from judgment.] NNP00A-MS/DA/ML 00-20629
12/27/2000RemittiturIssued Remittitur. 00-20777
12/27/2000Case Status Update Remittitur Issued/Case Closed.
02/20/2001RemittiturFiled Remittitur. Received by County Clerk on December 29, 2000. 00-20777