Court News

Amendments to Eighth Judicial District Court Rules of Practice Regarding Probate; Trusts and the Administration of Estates – Effective August 30, 2014

On July 31, 2014 an order was filed by the Supreme Court of Nevada in the matter of amendments to the proposed amendments to Part IV of the Rules of Practice for the Eighth Judicial District Court. The changes are to the rule are extensive and outlined within Exhibit A to the order. See ADKT... Read more

Las Vegas Justice Court Order Addresses Restitution Amounts Due to be Paid for Specific Criminal Cases

On July 31, 2014 an order was signed by the Chief Justice of the Peace Karen Bennett-Haron for the Las Vegas Justice Court in the matter of restitution in criminal cases. The order included the list of cases with unpaid restitution amounts due to be paid to the Clark County District Attorney’s Victim-Witness Assistance Center... Read more

Medical/Dental Malpractice Status Check Calendar – Tuesday, August 12, 2014

The Eighth Judicial District Court has announced that it will hold the next Medical/Dental Malpractice Status Check Calendar at 8:30 a.m. and 1:00 p.m. on Tuesday, August 12, 2014. See EJDC-Med-Mal-Sessions-8-12-14 . The calendar will be held at the Complex Litigation Center, 333 S. Sixth Street in downtown Las Vegas. Endoscopy cases will not be... Read more

Las Vegas Justice Court’s New Policy Regarding Restitution Payments – Effective August 1, 2014

Effective on August 1, 2014, the Las Vegas Justice Court will no longer accept restitution payments for criminal cases. Instead, restitution payments will be accepted at the following location: Clark County District Attorney Victim-Witness Assistance Center 200 Lewis Avenue, 3rd Floor of the Regional Justice Center Las Vegas, NV 89155-2212 (702) 671-2525 All restitution must... Read more

New Cover Sheets Required for Civil & Business Filings at Eighth Judicial District Court – Effective July 1, 2014

Effective July 1, 2014, in accordance with NRS 3.275, the Eighth Judicial District Court will require the use of new cover sheets when submitting civil case and business court filing types. To get copies of the new cover sheets, download this guide (PDF): EJDC-Cover-Sheets-Civil-Business-Filings. Contents of the four-page PDF guide are: Page 1 – Business Court... Read more