Eighth Judicial District Court

Eighth Judicial District Court to Collect Updated Filing Fees for Probate Cases

Effective June 1, 2016, the Eighth Judicial District Court will begin collecting updated filing fees for probate cases. The updates are explained in a letter dated May 2, 2016 from Civil Presiding Judge Elizabeth Gonzalez of the Eighth Judicial District Court to members of the bar who handle probate matters. Included with the letter is […]

Business Court Reassignments at Clark County Court

Effective March 14, 2016, the Eighth Judicial District Court will implement reassignments for cases in the Business Court Division. As reflected in Administrative Order 16-03, cases currently assigned to Department 29 shall be reassigned to Department 15, Department 15 shall replace Department 29 in the Business Court Division, the Business Court Division shall consist of […]

Administrative Order Regarding Matters of Electronic Recording of Courtroom Proceedings in Juvenile Cases at Eighth Judicial District Court 

On May 7, 2015, the Eighth Judicial District Court filed an order in the matter of electronic recording of courtroom proceedings in juvenile cases. In Administrative Order 15-05 (AO 15-05), the court addresses the conditions and concerns for how electronic proceedings in juvenile dependency and juvenile delinquency cases may be opened to inspection or released […]

Eighth Judicial District Court Civil/Criminal Case Reassignment Effective May 4, 2015

Effective May 4, 2015, the Eighth Judicial District Court reassigned cases in conjunction with the arrival of its newly appointed district judges and as reflected in Administrative Order 15-03. The following reassignments and track changes are in effect: 1. Department 2’s entire case load will be transferred to Department 15. 2. Department 15’s entire caseload […]

Eighth Judicial District Court to Collect Peremptory Challenge Fee through E-Filing

Effective May 1, 2015, the Eighth Judicial District Court will collect the $450 Peremptory Challenge filling fee required by SCR 48.1(2) electronically through either the attorney’s draw down account or credit card associated with their e-filing account. See memo: EJDC-PeremptoryChallengeFee-Memo-Apr-6-2015. For details about this update to administrative services at the court, contact the court division […]

March 2015 Case Reassignments, Track Changes at Eighth Judicial District Court

The Eighth Judicial District Court will reassign several cases among several departments and implement track changes. Per a reminder today from Chief Judge David Barker, See EJDC-CJBarker-Letter-2-24-2015 , the following changes will be effective March 2, 2015: Department 14’s entire civil caseload will be transferred to Department 7 and Department 14 will assume responsibility over Specialty Courts. […]

Clark County Court Announces Changes to Calendar and Case Assignments Eff. Monday, March 2, 2015

[NOTE UPDATES AS OF 2/11/2015] Per a message today from Chief Judge David Barker at the Eighth Judicial District Court, the following calendar and case re-assignments will occur on Monday, March 2, 2015: Judge Escobar (DC 14) will be moving into Specialty Courts and will coordinate with Judge Bell in that transition. Judge Bell (DC 7) […]