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Word of the Day for Saturday, February 7, 2009

denigrate \DEN-i-greyt\, verb:

to attack the character or reputation of; defame

My sister denigrates her husband in every conversation.

by 1526, from Latin denigratus/denigrare "to blacken, defame," from de- "completely" + nigr-, stem of niger "black," of unknown origin.

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Friday, February 6, 2009

District Court Weekly DHR (2-09-09)

WEEKLY DEPARTMENT REPORT

(Period of January 23 -29, 2009)

 

Department:  Helena-West Helena District Court

Date:   February 9, 2009

Prepared by:  Linda Danley

 

SPECIFIC WEEKLY ACTIVITIES:

 

January 30 – February 5, 2009 -  Processed civil and small claims actions as received; input traffic violations and criminal actions into court database in preparation for arraignment; and prepared scheduled traffic violations and criminal actions for bench trial.

 

Fri., January 30, 2009 (9:00 A.M.) - Plea/Arraignment & Review Docket

            Total number of cases scheduled - 252

 

Wed., February 4, 2009 (9:00 A.M.) – Civil & Small Claims Trial

            Total number of cases scheduled – 3

 

Thurs., February 5, 2009 (9:00 A.M.) - Bench Trials on Traffic Violations

            Total number of cases scheduled - 53

 

Thurs., February 5, 2009 (1:30 P.M.) - Bench Trials on Criminal Actions

            Total number of cases scheduled - 36

 

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Breakdown of Traffic and Criminal Actions

Resolved during the period of January 30 – February 5, 2009

 

Jurisdiction: City of Helena-West Helena

Finding

Criminal

Juvenile

Traffic

Total

BF

1

 

28

29

DM

19

2

16

37

G

23

 

37

60

NG

1

 

1

2

NP

1

 

2

3

PRB

 

 

3

3

TOTAL

45

2

87

134

 

 

Jurisdiction: City of West Helena-OLD

Finding

Criminal

Total

BF

1

1

DM

1

1

TOTAL

2

2

 

 

Jurisdiction:  Highway Police "Z" Tickets

Finding

Traffic

Total

BF

1

1

TOTAL

1

1

 

 

Jurisdiction: Phillips County

Finding

Criminal

Traffic

Total

BF

1

14

15

DM

6

1

7

G

2

3

5

NP

 

1

1

PRB

 

5

5

TOTAL

9

24

33

 

 

ALL JURISDICTIONS

Finding

Criminal

Juvenile

Traffic

Total

BF

3

 

43

46

DM

26

2

17

45

G

25

 

40

65

NG

1

 

1

2

NP

1

 

3

4

PRB

 

 

8

8

TOTAL

56

2

112

170

 

KEY:

BF – Bond Forfeit                  NG – Not Guilty

DM – Dismissed                     NP – Nolle Prosequi

G – Guilty                               PRB - Probation

 

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Jail Roster

(January 30 – February 5, 2009)

 

           

Defendant

Docket #

Arrest

Date

Release/

Sent. Date

Status/

Disposition

Anderson, Cleveland

CR-08-2826

CR-08-2827

CR-08-3077

CR-08-3078

01/27/09

02/05/09

Plea of not guilty.  Trial set for 2/5/09. 

 

Found guilty at trial.  Ordered to pay fines & cost totaling $410; sentenced to 10 days in jail with credit for 10 days served; six months supervised probations; ordered to have no contact with the complaining party for one year; and to attend domestic violence workshops.

 

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FUTURE WEEKLY ACTIVITIES:

•Fri., Feb. 6, 2009 (9:00 a.m.) -  Plea/Arraignment

•Thurs., Feb. 12, 2009 (9:00 a.m.) -  Bench Trials on Traffic Violations

•Thurs., Feb. 12, 2009 (1:30 p.m.) -  Bench Trials on Criminal Actions        

•Fri., Feb. 13, 2009 (9:00 a.m.) -  Plea/Arraignment

•Mon., Feb. 16, 2009 – Office Closed (President's Day)

•Wed., Feb. 18, 2009 (9:00 a.m.) - Civil & Small Claims Trials

•Thurs., Feb. 19, 2009 (9:00 a.m.) -  Bench Trials on Traffic Violations

•Thurs., Feb. 19, 2009 (1:30 p.m.) -  Bench Trials on Criminal Actions        

•Fri., Feb. 20, 2009 (9:00 a.m.) -  Plea/Arraignment

•Thurs., Feb. 26, 2009 (9:00 a.m.) -  Bench Trials on Traffic Violations

•Thurs., Feb. 26, 2009 (1:30 p.m.) -  Bench Trials on Criminal Actions        

•Fri., Feb. 27, 2009 (9:00 a.m.) -  Plea/Arraignment 

 

 

FOLLOW-UP ACTIVITIES:

           Enter dispositions into court database of cases brought before the court on February 6, 2009 (Plea Day) until completed.

 

           Process civil and small claims actions as they are received.

 

           Input new citations and criminal actions as they are received from the Records Department into database in preparation for court.

 

           Prepare pending actions for trial.

 

 

STAFF CONCERNS/ISSUES: 

           Server for the court database system.

 







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