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Case Information: 64773
Short Caption:BENTLEY VS. STATE ENGINEER C/W 66303/66932Court:Supreme Court
Consolidated:64773*, 66303, 66932Related Case(s):56351, 56551, 58362, 59188, 60891, 62620, 66303, 66932, 67289, 68913
Lower Court Case(s):Douglas Co. - Ninth Judicial District - CV0121, CV0141, CV0145, CV0363Classification:Civil Appeal - General - Other
Disqualifications:Case Status:Remittitur Issued/Case Closed
Replacement:Panel Assigned: En Banc
To SP/Judge:SP Status:Exempt
Oral Argument:Oral Argument Location:
Submission Date:12/28/2015How Submitted:On Record And Briefs

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Docket Entries
01/10/2014Filing FeeFiling Fee Paid. $250.00 from Matuska Law Offices. Check no. 1672.
01/10/2014Notice of Appeal DocumentsFiled Notice of Appeal. Appeal docketed in the Supreme Court this day. (Docketing statement mailed to counsel for appellant.)14-00907
01/10/2014Notice/OutgoingIssued Notice of Referral to Settlement Program. This appeal may be assigned to the settlement program. Timelines for requesting transcripts and filing briefs are stayed.14-00909
01/10/2014Settlement NoticeIssued Notice: Exemption from Settlement Program. It has been determined that this appeal will not be assigned to the settlement program. Appellant(s) 15 days transcript request form; 120 days opening brief:14-00999
01/15/2014MotionFiled Motion for Determination of Appealable Order.14-01482
01/23/2014MotionFiled Opposition to Motion for Determination of Appealable Order.14-02310
01/24/2014Transcript RequestFiled Request for Transcript of Proceedings. Transcripts requested: 10/17/13. To Court Reporter: Christy Y. Joyce.14-02466
01/24/2014TranscriptFiled Notice from Court Reporter Christy Joyce stating that the requested transcripts were delivered. Dates of transcripts:10/14/13.14-02560
01/28/2014MotionFiled Reply to Opposition to Motion for Determination of Appealable Order AND Opposition to Counter Motion to Dismiss Appeal.14-02940
01/31/2014Docketing StatementFiled Docketing Statement Civil Appeals.14-03350
02/04/2014MotionFiled Reply in Support of Motion to Dismiss.14-03546
04/11/2014MotionFiled Supplement to Motion for Determination of Appealable Order.14-11810
04/22/2014MotionFiled Response to Supplement to Motion for Determination of Appealable Order.14-12976
05/12/2014BriefFiled Appellant's Opening Brief.14-15327
05/12/2014AppendixFiled Appendix to Opening Brief CD-ROM included. Volume 1-5.14-15314
05/14/2014Order/Clerk'sFiled Order Granting Telephonic Extension. Opening Brief and Appendix due: May 19, 2014.14-15613
05/19/2014MotionFiled Stipulation to Extend Filing Deadline for Appellant's Opening Brief.14-16107
05/19/2014Notice/OutgoingIssued Notice Motion/Stipulation Approved. Opening Brief due: June 09, 2014.14-16177
05/27/2014Order/ProceduralFiled Order Denying Motion to Dismiss, Granting in Part Motion for Determination of Appealable Order, and Directing Parties to Brief Jurisdictional Issue. Bentley Appellants Supplement to Opening Brief due: June 9, 2014. Thereafter, briefing shall proceed in accordance with NRAP 31(a)(1). fn1[The clerk of this court shall modify the caption of this appeal to include these parties as respondents.]14-17063
05/28/2014Order/Clerk'sFiled Order Granting Telephonic Extension. The Bentley appellants shall have until June 16, 2014, to file and serve their supplemental opening brief.14-17254
05/29/2014Notice/IncomingFiled Certificate of Service of Order Denying Motion to Dismiss, Granting in Part Motion for Determination of Appealable Order, and Directing Parties to Brief Jurisdictional Issue.14-17316
05/30/2014Notice/IncomingFiled Notice of Appearance (Thomas J. Hall, Esq., Law Offices of Thomas J. Hall appearing on behalf of Respondents).14-17469
06/10/2014BriefFiled Opening Brief of Joy Smith, Daniel Barden and Elaine Barden.14-18922
06/10/2014Notice/IncomingFiled Addendum to Opening Brief of Appellants' Joy Smith, Daniel Bardena and Elaine Barde.14-18948
06/16/2014BriefFiled Supplement to Appellants' Opening Brief.14-19804
07/09/2014AppendixFiled Respondent's Supplemental Joint Appendix.14-22286
07/09/2014AppendixFiled Respondents' and Intervenors' Supplemental Appendix Vol. 1.14-22315
07/09/2014BriefFiled Respondent's Answering Brief. (Submitted by Thomas J. Hall)14-22343
07/10/2014BriefFiled Respondent's Answering Brief (Submitted by Bryan Stockton with the AG's Office).14-22360
08/04/2014Order/Clerk'sFiled Order Granting Telephonic Extension. Appellants Daniel Barden, Elaine Barden and Joy Smith shall have until August 18, 2014, to file and serve the reply brief.14-25375
08/06/2014MotionFiled Request to Extend Page Limit of Reply Briefs for appellants J.W. Bentley and Maryann Bentley.14-25797
08/06/2014Order/Clerk'sFiled Order Granting Telephonic Extension. Appellant's (Bentley) Reply Brief due: August 18, 2014.14-25842
08/15/2014Order/ProceduralFiled Order Granting Motion to File Reply Brief Excess Pages. Appellants J.W. Bentley and Maryann Bentley have filed a motion to file a reply brief that is five pages beyond the 15-page limit. Having considered the motion, we grant the requested relief. The reply brief remains due on August 18, 2014.14-26950
08/18/2014BriefFiled Appellants' Reply Brief to Intervenors' Answering Brief (Appellant's J.W. Bentley and Maryann Bentley) .14-27108
08/19/2014BriefFiled Appellants' Reply Brief to Nevada State Engineer's Answering Brief.14-27132
08/19/2014BriefFiled Reply Brief of Appellants Joy Smith, Daniel Barden and Elaine Barden.14-27212
08/19/2014Case Status UpdateBriefing Completed/To Screening.
12/09/2014MotionFiled Motion to Consolidate docket nos. 64773/66303/66932.14-39938
12/17/2014MotionFiled Response to Motion to Consolidate. Nos. 64773/66303/66932.14-41132
01/08/2015Notice/IncomingFiled Notice of Change of Address and Contact Information. (Mutuska Law Offices, LTD)15-00818
01/23/2015Order/ProceduralFiled Order Regarding Jurisdiction, Consolidating Appeals, and Setting Briefing Schedule. We have jurisdiction over these appeals. We grant the parties' motions in part and consolidate these three appeals. Opening Briefs and any Appendix due: 60 days. Nos. 64773/66303/66932.15-02622
01/26/2015Order/ProceduralFiled Order Transferring, In Part, Appeal to Separate Docket. We direct the clerk of this court to transfer to a new docket the Jackson/Windholz December 12 notice of appeal and amended notice of appeal; the December 23, 2014, docketing statement; and the December 29, 2014, certificate of no transcript request. Fn1 [We defer ruling on all motions pending in Docket No. 66932.]15-02727
02/23/2015MotionFiled Motion for Clarification of Order. Nos. 64773/66303/66932.15-05612
02/27/2015MotionFiled Opposition to Motion for Clarification of Order. Nos. 64773/66303/66932.15-06268
03/02/2015MotionFiled Reply to Opposition to Motion for Clarification of Order. Nos. 66932/64773/66303.15-06502
03/03/2015MotionFiled Opposition to Motion for Clarification of Order. Nos. 66303/64773/66932.15-06562
03/04/2015MotionFiled Reply to Nevada State Engineer's Opposition to Motion for Clarification of Order.15-06840
03/06/2015Order/ProceduralFiled Order Denying Motion. Appellants in docket No. 66932 have filed a "Motion for Clarification of Order," seeking leave to file two separate opening briefs in these consolidated cases Appellants shall file a single opening brief addressing all issues before this court that complies with NRAP 28 and NRAP 32. Nos. 64773/66303/66932.15-07082
03/17/2015MotionFiled Motion for Extension of Time (Opening Brief). Nos. 64773/66303/66932.15-08107
03/18/2015Notice/IncomingFiled Joinder in Motion for Extension of Time. Nos. 64773/66303/66932.15-08348
03/20/2015MotionFiled Notice of Non-Opposition to Appellant's Motion for Extension of Time.15-08500
03/20/2015Order/ProceduralFiled Order Granting Motion in Part. Appellants J.W. Bentley and Maryann Bentley: Opening Brief and Appendix due: April 3, 2015. Nos. 64773/66303/6693215-08611
03/20/2015Notice/IncomingFiled Notice Non-Opposition (Motion for Extension of Time).15-08620
04/03/2015AppendixFiled Supplemental Appendix to Opening Brief Volumes 1-9. Nos. 64773/66303/66932.15-10037
04/03/2015BriefFiled Opening Brief of Appellants Joy Smith, Daniel Barden and Elaine Barden.15-10068
04/03/2015Notice/IncomingFiled Request for Judicial Notice. Nos. 64773/66303/66932.15-10072
04/03/2015Notice/IncomingFiled Request for Judicial Notice. Nos. 64773/66303/66932.15-10123
04/03/2015BriefFiled Opening Brief (w/Appendix A). Nos. 64773/66303/66932.15-10132
04/03/2015Notice/IncomingFiled Certificate of Service (Appendix Volumes 1-9 to Appellant Bentleys' Opening Brief) Nos. 64773/66303/66932.15-10134
04/27/2015MotionFiled Motion for Extension of Time (Answering Brief). Nos. 64773/66303/66932.15-12636
04/27/2015Notice/OutgoingIssued Notice Motion/Stipulation Approved. Answering Brief due: May 14, 2015. Nos. 64773/66303/66932.15-12641
05/07/2015Order/ProceduralFiled Order. We grant appellants' motions and take judicial notice of the requested documents. Nos. 64773/66303/66932.15-13959
05/15/2015BriefFiled Respondents' Answering Brief. Nos. 64773/66303/66932.15-14896
05/15/2015BriefFiled Respondents' Answering Brief (Prunty). Nos. 64773/66303/66932.15-14897
05/15/2015BriefFiled Respondents' Answering Brief (Matuska). Nos. 64773/66303/66932.15-14898
06/15/2015Order/Clerk'sFiled Order Granting Telephonic Extension. Appellants' (Barden/Smith) Reply Brief due: June 22, 2105. Nos. 64773/66303/66932.15-18194
06/16/2015BriefFiled Appellants' Reply Brief to Intervenors' Answering Brief. Nos. 64773/66303/66932.15-18382
06/16/2015BriefFiled Appellants' Reply Brief to State Engineer's Answering Brief. Nos. 64773/66303/66932.15-18383
06/19/2015MotionFiled Motion Second Request For Judicial Notice. Nos. 64773/66303/66932.15-18907
06/23/2015BriefFiled Reply Brief of Appellants Joy Smith, Daniel Barden and Elaine Barden. Nos. 64773/66303/66932.15-19070
06/23/2015Case Status UpdateBriefing Completed/To Screening.
07/06/2015Order/ProceduralFiled Order Denying Motion. Appellants Joy Smith, Daniel Barden and Elaine Barden have filed a motion asking this court to take judicial notice. Nos. 64773/66303/66932.15-20328
07/06/2015MotionFiled Motion to Strike. Nos. 64773/66303/66932.15-20477
07/08/2015MotionFiled Opposition to Motion to Strike. 64773/66303/66932.15-20771
08/28/2015Order/ProceduralFiled Order Denying Motion to Strike. Nos. 64773/66303/66932.15-26169
12/28/2015Order/ProceduralFiled Order Submitting for Decision without Oral Argument. Nos. 64773/66303/66932.15-39678
01/15/2016Notice/IncomingFiled Notice of Related Case. Nos. 64773/66303/66932.16-01658
07/14/2016Order/DispositionalFiled Order of Affirmance. "ORDER the judgment of the district court AFFIRMED." Pickering, J. concurring in part and dissenting in part. EN BANC Nos. 64773/66303/66932.16-22042
07/21/2016MotionFiled Verified Bill of Costs. Nos. 64773/66303/66932.16-22785
07/29/2016Post-Judgment PetitionFiled Appellants' Petition for Rehearing. Nos. 64773/66303/66932.16-23624
07/29/2016Filing FeeFiling fee paid. E-Payment $150.00 from Michael L. Matuska
09/22/2016Order/ProceduralFiled Order Directing Answer to Petition for Rehearing. Respondents' Answer due: 15 days. Nos. 64773/66303/66932.16-29511
10/07/2016Post-Judgment PetitionFiled State Engineer's Opposition to Petition for Rehearing. Nos. 64773/66303/66932.16-31280
10/10/2016Post-Judgment PetitionFiled Respondents' Answer to Petition for Rehearing. Nos. 64773/66303/66932.16-31480
10/12/2016MotionFiled Request for Leave to File Reply Brief (Reply to Respondents Answer to Petition for Rehearing). Nos. 64773/66303/66932.16-31743
10/27/2016Order/ProceduralFiled Order Denying Motion. Appellants have filed a motion for leave to file a reply in support of their petition for rehearing. A reply is not necessary for this court's review of the petition, see NRAP 40(d), and the motion is therefore denied. Nos. 64773/66303/66932.16-33710
11/23/2016Post-Judgment OrderFiled Order Denying Rehearing. "Rehearing Denied." NRAP 40(c). Nos. 64773/66303/6693216-36496
12/01/2016MotionFiled Respondent's First Supplemental Verfiied Bill of Costs. Nos. 64773/66303/66932.16-37150
12/19/2016Order/ProceduralFiled Order Granting Costs in Part. Respondents' request for costs is granted in part, as respondents are entitled only to costs as outlined in NRAP 39. Costs in the amount of $273.75 shall be taxed in favor of respondents against appellants. The clerk of this court is directed to issue an itemized statement of costs in the amount of $273.75 for insertion in the remittitur and to issue the remittitur forthwith. Nos. 64773/66303/66932.16-39338
12/19/2016RemittiturIssued Memorandum of Costs. Costs allowed and taxed: $273.75. Nos. 64773/66303/66932.16-39397
12/19/2016RemittiturIssued Remittitur. Memorandum of Costs and Disbursements allowed and taxed in the amount of $273.75. Nos. 64773/66303/66932.16-39405
12/19/2016Case Status UpdateRemittitur Issued/Case Closed. Nos. 64773/66303/66932.
01/03/2017RemittiturFiled Remittitur. Received by County Clerk on December 21, 2016.16-39405