Eighth Judicial District Court

EJDC Order Rotates Judicial Assignments for Certain Matters

Court Order Addresses Management of Postconviction Petitions of Habeas Corpus, Judicial Settlement Program, Reassigning of Adult Guardianship, Minor’s Compromise, and Probate Cases On November 22, 2019, the Eighth Judicial District Court filed an order in the administrative matter of assigning postconviction petitions for writs of habeas corpus involving calculation of credits; assigning management of the […]

EJDC Order Adopts Policy on Public Access to Administrative Records

The Eighth Judicial District Court (EJDC) now has a policy on public access to administrative records. The policy is stated in the Administrative Order 19-06 (AO-16) and applies to public access to administrative records of the EJDC that are maintained by the district court administration only. The policy does not apply to case records of […]

December 2018 issue of COMMUNIQUÉ Published

We are pleased to announce the release of the December 2018 issue of COMMUNIQUÉ, the official publication of the Clark County Bar Association. This issue focuses on “Family Law” with select content relevant for Nevada lawyers and their support staff. Read these features online now: “Family Court Judicial Process” by Carli L. Sansone, Esq. “School […]

EJDC Discovery Update re Case Conference Reports

Eighth Judicial District Court Discovery eliminates need to submit courtesy copies for Case Conference reports Las Vegas – NV (11/13/2018) – The Eighth Judicial District Court Discovery Commissioner Bonnie Bulla today announced that Discovery will discontinue the practice of receiving courtesy copies of Case Conference Reports submitted by parties in cases. An electronic system has […]

EJDC Orders Plan for Adjudication of Election-Related Actions

On October 31, 2018, Eighth Judicial District Court (EJDC) Chief Judge Linda Marie Bell filed an order in the matter of election matters filed in the court on Election Day this year. In Administrative Order #18-12 (AO 18-12), the court acknowledged Election Day as November 6, 2018, and “the possibility of actions pertaining to the […]

EJDC Order Formalizes Practice to Accept Bonds, Bails Regardless of Immigration Status

On June 19, 2018, Eighth Judicial District Court Chief Judge Linda Marie Bell entered an order in the administrative matter of the status of persons with immigration holds. See Administrative Order 18-11 (AO 18-11). In AO 18-11, the court orders Clark County court clerks to continue to accept posting of bail bonds and cash bail […]

EJDC Order Regarding Supervision of Dependency Matters

On August 13, 2018, the Eighth Judicial District Court filed Administrative Order 18-10 (AO 18-10) in the matter of the presiding judge over matters involving victims of child abuse and neglect. The order states, “pursuant to EDCR 1.30(b) and effective immediately, that Administrative Order 15-07 is superseded only to the extent that the supervision of […]