High Court Cases Filed & Disposed

xlsxDownload File to Excel9.03 KB

HIGH COURT CASES FILED AND DISPOSED BY TYPE: 2007 TO 2011
Type of Case  2011     2010     2009     2008     2007    
  Cases filed Cases disposed Pending from 2010 Cases filed Cases disposed Pending from 2009 Cases filed Cases disposed Pending from 2008 Cases filed Cases disposed Pending from 2007 Cases filed Cases disposed Pending from 2006
Total 357 589 2,841 362 358 2,837 593 372 2,616 442 1,861 4,035 482 597 4,150
Appellate 12 12 29 20 3 12 12 14 14 17 16 13 12 14 15
Criminal 93 59 49 107 104 46 145 115 16 76 377 317 139 135 313
Juvenile - 2 216 - 72 288 158 82 212 33 202 381 26 120 475
Relinquishment                              
  proceedings - 15 159 - 40 199 68 59 190 78 687 799 65 68 802
Civil action 91 245 1,093 94 56 1,055 80 32 1,007 91 123 1,039 107 56 988
Land 25 197 399 28 3 374 16 9 367 26 17 358 28 103 433
Matai (chief) title 5 2 68 8 4 64 4 2 62 6 6 62 6 32 88
Divorce 70 44 365 60 51 356 59 45 342 63 75 354 63 64 355
Probate 61 13 463 45 25 443 51 14 406 52 358 712 36 5 681

SOURCE: High Court of American Samoa, Clerk's Office