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Case Information: 32888
Short Caption:HUGHES (MICHAEL) VS. STATECourt:Supreme Court
Lower Court Case(s):Lyon Co. - Third Judicial District - CR4832Classification:Criminal Appeal - Life - Direct
Disqualifications:Case Status:Remittitur Issued/Case Closed
Replacement:Panel Assigned: Panel
To SP/Judge:SP Status:
Oral Argument:02/14/2000 at 9:30 AMOral Argument Location:Carson City
Submission Date:02/14/2000How Submitted:After Oral Argument

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Docket Entries
08/25/1998Filing Fee Filing Fee Waived.
08/25/1998Notice of Appeal DocumentsFiled Certified Copy of Notice of Appeal. Appeal docketed in the Supreme Court this day. (fast track notice mailed to all counsel).
09/18/1998MotionFiled Motion. Motion for Extension of time to file Fast Track Statement.
09/30/1998TranscriptFiled Transcript. Filed certified copy of Transcript of Proceedings. Jury Trial--5/26/98, 5/27/98. Court Reporter: Lola L. Sharp.
10/02/1998MotionFiled Motion. Supplemental Motion for Extension of Time to File Fast Track Statement.
10/05/1998Order/ProceduralFiled Case Processing Order. On September 18, 1998, counsel for appellant filed a motion for an extension of time to file the fast track statement. The motion is granted. The fast track statement shall be filed and served within 30 days of this order.
11/04/1998Order/ProceduralFiled Case Processing Order. On October 2, 1998, counsel for appellant filed a supplemental motion for an extension of time to file the fast track statement. Counsel is instructed to file a rough draft transcript request form in the district court specifically requesting that the closing arguments be transcribed. Counsel shall have 20 days from the filing of the rough draft transcript in which to file the fast track statement in this appeal.
11/05/1998MotionFiled Motion. Addendum to Supplemental Motion for Extension of Time to File Fast Track statement.
11/19/1998TranscriptFiled Transcript. Filed Partial Transcript of Proceedings Jury Trial/Closing Arguments of Counsel May 27, 1998.
11/25/1998MotionFiled Motion. Filed Motion for Leave to File a Nineteen (19) Page Fast Track Statement.
11/25/1998Fast Track BriefReceived Fast Track Statement.
12/03/1998MotionFiled Stipulation. Stipulation Concerning Record Correction.
12/07/1998Order/ProceduralFiled Case Processing Order. On November 25, 1998, counsel for appellant filed a motion for leave to file a 19 page fast track statement. The clerk shall file, forthwith, the fast track statement received on November 25, 1998.
12/07/1998Fast Track BriefFiled Fast Track Statement. Fast Track Statement with Appellant's Appendix attached.
12/31/1998Order/Clerk'sFiled Clerk's Order. Clerk's Order Granting Telephonic Extension. Pursuant to telephonic request of December 30, 1998, the fast-track response shall be served and filed on or before January 4, 1999.
01/04/1999MotionFiled Motion. Second Motion to Extend Time to File Respondent's Fast Track Response.
01/13/1999MotionFiled Motion. Motion for Leave to File Fast Track Response in Excess of Ten Pages (mailed on: 01/11/99).
01/13/1999Fast Track BriefReceived Fast Track Response. (mailed on: 01/11/99).
01/13/1999Other Other. Received Envelope Containing Confidential Material (mailed on: 01/11/99).
01/13/1999AppendixReceived Appendix. Received Respondent's Appendix (mailed on: 01/11/99).
01/27/1999Order/ProceduralFiled Case Processing Order. The Motion for leave to file a fast track response in excess of 10 pages is granted. The clerk shall file, forthwith, the fast track response, appendix, and confidential material received on January 13, 1999.
01/27/1999Fast Track BriefFiled Fast Track Response.
01/27/1999AppendixFiled Appendix. Respondent's Appendix.
01/27/1999Other Other. Filed Envelope Containing Confidential Material.
05/03/1999Order/ProceduralFiled Case Processing Order. We have determined that full briefing will assist the court in the disposition of this appeal. The appellant shall file and serve the opening brief and appendix within 40 days after the date of this order. The answering brief and reply brief shall be filed in compliance with NRAP 31. 2[We suspend the requirement in NRAP 9 for counsel to file a certified transcript in this appeal.]
06/10/1999MotionFiled Motion and Order Extending Time. Motion and Order that Appellant may file the opening brief in excess of 30 pages to wit: 33 pages.
06/10/1999BriefFiled Brief. Appellant's Opening Brief. (Mailed on: Hand delivered 6/10/99).
06/10/1999AppendixFiled Appendix. Appellant's Appendix.
07/13/1999MotionFiled Motion and Order Extending Time. Motion and Order that respondent may have to and including August 12, 1999, within which to file the answering brief.
08/16/1999BriefFiled Brief. Respondent's Answering Brief. (Mailed on: 8/12/99).
09/10/1999BriefFiled Brief. Appellant's Reply Brief. (Mailed on: Hand delivered 9/10/99)
12/23/1999Notice/OutgoingIssued Notice. Oral argument is scheduled for February 14, 2000, at the hour of 9:30 a.m. - 1/2 hr. in Carson City. (NNP99B-CY, DA, ML)
01/31/2000Notice/OutgoingIssued Oral Argument Reminder Notice. 00-01492
02/14/2000Case Status Update Submitted for Decision. Oral argument before the Northern Nevada Panel: submitted. NNP99B-CY/DA/ML
03/29/2000Order/DispositionalFiled Order of Remand. Order of Reversal and Remand. " . . . we reverse Hughes' convictions for distributing an imitation controlled substance to a minor and for open or gross lewdness and remand the case to the district court for sentencing on the child abuse count." NNP99B-CY/DA/ML 00-05023
04/25/2000RemittiturIssued Remittitur. Returned Envelope Containing Confidential Material. 00-06619
04/25/2000Case Status Update Remittitur Issued/Case Closed.
05/25/2000RemittiturFiled Remittitur. Received by County Clerk on April 26, 2000. 00-06619