Eighth Judicial Court Rules

Rule 1.72 – Calendaring of civil and criminal motions.

Rule 1.72. Calendaring of civil and criminal motions.

  • The trial judges, except those trial judges serving in the family division, and the chief judge will hear civil motions or criminal arraignments and motions Monday through Thursday. Special calendars or any other matters, as directed by the court, may be heard on Fridays. Motion times must be obtained from the clerk. A motion noticed for hearing on the wrong day may, at the discretion of the judge, be set over to the next appropriate day or vacated to be properly noticed.