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Case Information: 49541
Short Caption:VALDEZ (JAMES) VS. STATECourt:Supreme Court
Lower Court Case(s):Clark Co. - Eighth Judicial District - C209439Classification:Criminal Appeal - Life - Direct
Disqualifications:Case Status:Remittitur Issued/Case Closed
Replacement:Panel Assigned: En Banc
To SP/Judge:SP Status:
Oral Argument:06/02/2008 at 11:30 AMOral Argument Location:Carson City
Submission Date:06/02/2008How Submitted:After Oral Argument

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Docket Entries
05/30/2007Filing Fee Filing Fee Waived.
05/30/2007Notice of Appeal DocumentsFiled Certified Copy of Notice of Appeal. Appeal docketed in the Supreme Court this day. (Docketing statement mailed to counsel for appellant.) 07-11895
06/06/2007Transcript RequestFiled Request for Transcript of Proceedings. Transcripts requested: 3/2/06; 3/21/07; & 5/9/07. To Court Reporter: Bill Nelson. 07-12364
06/06/2007Docketing StatementFiled Docketing Statement. 07-12366
07/26/2007TranscriptFiled Transcript. Proceedings: 3/2/06 and 5/9/07. Court Reporter: Bill Nelson. 07-16412
08/15/2007Notice/IncomingFiled Notice. Notice of Change in Status of Counsel for Appellant. (Effective 8/27/07 JoNell Thomas joins the office of Special Public Defender and will retain her appointment as attorney of record for appellant.) 07-18030
08/23/2007MotionFiled Motion for Excess Pages. Motion for Leave to file 66 Page Opening Brief. 07-18722
08/27/2007Order/ProceduralFiled Order. The clerk of this court shall file the 66-page opening brief provisionally submitted to this court on August 23, 2007. 07-18888
08/27/2007BriefFiled Opening Brief. 07-18723
08/27/2007AppendixFiled Appendix to Opening Brief. Volumes 1 through 4. 07-18724
10/04/2007Notice/OutgoingIssued Notice to File Answering Brief. 07-21966
10/08/2007MotionFiled Motion to Extend Time. 07-22070
10/08/2007MotionFiled Motion for Excess Pages. Motion for Leave to File a 62-Page Answering Brief. 07-22071
10/08/2007BriefReceived Answering Brief. FILED PER ORDER OF 10/30/07. 07-22073
10/08/2007AppendixReceived Appendix. Appendix to Answering Brief. FILED PER ORDER OF 10/30/07. 07-22074
10/30/2007Order/ProceduralFiled Order. Respondent has moved for permission to file a 62-page answering brief. Cause appearing, we grant the motion. The clerk shall file the answering brief and appendix received on October 8, 2007. Respondent's motion for an extension of time is denied as moot. 07-23758
10/30/2007BriefFiled Answering Brief. 07-22073
10/30/2007AppendixFiled Appendix to Answering Brief. 07-22074
12/04/2007MotionFiled Motion and Order/Excess Pages. Granted: 34 pages. Reply Brief. 07-26207
12/04/2007BriefFiled Reply Brief. 07-26208
12/12/2007Notice/IncomingFiled Notice. JoNell Thomas retains her appointment as attorney of record for appellant. 07-26995
04/15/2008Notice/OutgoingIssued Notice Scheduling Oral Argument. Oral Argument is scheduled for 30 minutes in Carson City on June 2, 2008 at 11:30 a.m. (En Banc) 08-09288
05/19/2008Notice/OutgoingIssued Oral Argument Reminder Notice. 08-12482
06/02/2008Case Status Update Submitted for Decision. Before the En Banc Court.
11/26/2008Opinion/DispositionalFiled Authored Opinion. "Reversed and remanded." Before the Court EN BANC. Author: Hardesty, James W.. Majority: Hardesty/Maupin/Douglas/Cherry/Saitta. Dissent: Gibbons/Parraguirre. 124 Nev. Adv. Opn. No. 97. EN BANC. 08-30151
12/23/2008RemittiturIssued Remittitur. 08-30886
12/23/2008Case Status Update Remittitur Issued/Case Closed.
01/07/2009RemittiturFiled Remittitur. Received by County Clerk on December 30, 2008. 08-30886
02/05/2009Notice/OutgoingIssued Letter. to publishers re: corrections to recently filed opinions. 09-03405