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Case Information: 38651
Short Caption:NICHOLSON (DWIGHT) VS. STATECourt:Supreme Court
Lower Court Case(s):Washoe Co. - Second Judicial District - CR000717Classification: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:09/11/2002How Submitted:On Briefs

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Docket Entries
10/19/2001Filing Fee Filing Fee Waived.
10/19/2001Notice of Appeal DocumentsFiled Certified Copy of Notice of Appeal/Fast Track. Fast track appeal docketed in the Supreme Court this day. (Fast Track Notice mailed to all counsel.) 01-17702
10/19/2001Transcript RequestFiled Request for Rough Draft Transcript(s). Transcripts requested: July 23, 2001 and September 18, 2001. Court Reporter: I. Zihn. Received in district court on: October 15, 2001. 01-17703
10/30/2001TranscriptFiled Transcript. Proceedings: September 18, 2001. Court Reporter: Isolde Zihn. 01-18178
10/30/2001TranscriptFiled Rough Draft Transcript of Proceedings. Proceedings: July 23, 2001. Court Reporter: Isolde Zihn. 01-18179
11/26/2001Fast Track BriefFiled Fast Track Statement. 01-19713
11/26/2001AppendixFiled Joint Appendix. 01-19714
12/10/2001Fast Track BriefFiled Fast Track Response. 01-20653
12/19/2001Order/ProceduralFiled Order/Full Briefing. We have determined that full briefing will assist the court in the disposition of this appeal. Opening brief due: 40 days. fn1[If a party's brief will cite to documents not previously filed in this court, that party shall file and serve an appropriately documented supplemental appendix with the brief.] fn2[We suspend the requirement in NRAP 9 for counsel to file a certified transcript.] Answering brief and reply brief shall be filed in compliance with NRAP 31. 01-21373
01/28/2002BriefFiled Opening Brief. Mailed on: Hand delivered 01/28/02. 02-01824
02/27/2002MotionFiled Motion and Order Extending Time. Brief due: March 29, 2002. 02-03687
03/15/2002BriefFiled Answering Brief. Mailed on: 03/14/02. Signed by: Terrence P. McCarthy. 02-04726
04/12/2002Notice/IncomingFiled Notice of Election Not to File a Reply Brief. 02-06569
09/11/2002Order/ProceduralFiled Order/Submit on Briefs. Submitting for Decision without Oral Argument. Cause appearing, oral argument will not be scheduled and this appeal shall stand submitted for decision to the Northern Nevada Panel as of the date of this order on the briefs filed herein. 02-15747
09/11/2002Case Status Update Submitted for Decision. To the Northern Nevada Panel. NNP03Y-RR/CY/DA
10/16/2002Order/DispositionalFiled Order of Affirmance. "ORDER the judgment of the district court AFFIRMED." fn5[We have carefully considered the remaining arguments raised by Nicholson and the State and conclude that in light of our decision today, they are without merit.] NNP03Y-RR/CY/DA 02-17960
11/12/2002RemittiturIssued Remittitur. 02-18119
11/12/2002Case Status Update Remittitur Issued/Case Closed.
12/20/2002RemittiturFiled Remittitur. Received by County Clerk on November 14, 2002. 02-18119