The Massachusetts Judicial Branch

Supreme Judicial Court

Supreme Judicial Court Case Statistics


Full Bench Caseload

 
 

FY 2008

FY 2009

FY
2010

FY
2011

FY
2012

Direct Entries 108 155 130 137 120
Direct Appellate Review Applications Allowed/Considered 31/70 47/92 34/82 35/87 36/78
Further Appellate Review Applications Allowed/Considered 38/742

 
42/784

 
32/726
 
46/960
 
29/814
Transferred by SJC on its Motion from Review of Entire Appeals Court Caseload 37  41 35
46
 46
Gross Entries 214 285 231  264 231
Dismissals 20 28 42 17 14
Net Entries 194 257 189 247 217



Dispositions



 

 FY 2008

 FY 2009

 FY 2010

FY
2011 

FY
2012 

Full Opinions 160 147 164 150 155
Rescripts 61 54 61  37 40
Total Opinions 221 201 225 187 195
Total Appeals Decided* 222 205 231 194 200
 
* Indicates total number of appeals resolved by the Court's opinions.




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