Form JD-CR-51 "Motion for Continuance/ Caseflow Request - Criminal Matters" - Connecticut

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Download Form JD-CR-51 "Motion for Continuance/ Caseflow Request - Criminal Matters" - Connecticut

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MOTION FOR CONTINUANCE/
ADA NOTICE
STATE OF CONNECTICUT
CASEFLOW REQUEST-
The
Judicial
Branch
of
the
State
SUPERIOR COURT
of Connecticut complies with the Americans
CRIMINAL MATTERS
with Disabilities Act (ADA). If you need a
www.jud.ct.gov
JD-CR-51 Rev. 7-20
reasonable accommodation in accordance
C.G.S §§ 54-82c, 54-86k, 54-186, 54-199
with the ADA, contact a court clerk or an ADA
P.B. §§ 36-20, 40-5, 43-6, 44-13, 44-18
contact person listed at www.jud.ct.gov/ADA.
Instructions To Person Making Motion
Fill out all sections of this form except the Order section and file it with the Clerk of the Court at least three (3) days before the date of the scheduled event.
Name of case (State v. Full name of Defendant)
Docket number
Defendant Incarcerated
Yes
No
Address of court (Number, street, town and zip code)
Judicial
Geographical
District
Area Number
Date of motion
Date of event to which Requested Action applies
Name of Judge who scheduled the event (If known)
Person making motion is:
State's Attorney
Defendant's Attorney
Defendant
Other
Firm name (if applicable)
Address
Phone number (with area code)
Requested Action:
(Select all that apply)
Motion for continuance to:
or:
at the court’s discretion.
(date)
Request that the defendant be excused from scheduled event.
Motion for dismissal of case without appearance because of successful diversionary program completion.
Event to which Requested Action applies:
(Select all that apply)
Arraignment
Court Trial
Motion
Pretrial
Other
Plea
Jury Trial
Disposition
Sentencing
Reason(s) for Requested Action:
(Select reason(s) and explain below)
Counsel not ready
Lay witness not available (provide name below)
Other
Discovery not complete
Expert witness not available (provide name below)
Counsel not available
Party not available (provide name below)
Explain
I have contacted all counsel and self-represented parties of record about my intention to seek this Requested Action.
Consent
Do Not Consent
Have not responded
All of the counsel and self-represented parties:
Note: An agreement to this Requested Action does not mean that the court will automatically grant by the motion.
I Have
I Have Not
notified the Victim’s Advocate and/or the victim(s) of the Requested Action.
I agree to be responsible for notifying my client, if applicable, and all counsel of record and self-represented parties whether the
Requested Action is granted or denied, and if granted, the specific ruling of the court.
Certification
I certify that a copy of this document was or will immediately be mailed or delivered electronically or non-electronically on
(date)
to all attorneys and self-represented parties of record and that written consent for electronic delivery was
received from all attorneys and self-represented parties of record who received or will immediately be receiving electronic delivery.
Name and address of each party and attorney that copy was or will be mailed or delivered to*
*If necessary, attach additional sheet or sheets with name and address which the copy was or will be mailed or delivered to.
Signed (Signature of filer/Connecticut Attorney)
Print or type name of person signing
Date signed
u
Mailing address (Number, street, town, state and zip code)
Telephone number
Request is:
If continuance, event continued to:
Signed (Judge)
Date
Order
Granted
Denied
Print Form
Reset Form
MOTION FOR CONTINUANCE/
ADA NOTICE
STATE OF CONNECTICUT
CASEFLOW REQUEST-
The
Judicial
Branch
of
the
State
SUPERIOR COURT
of Connecticut complies with the Americans
CRIMINAL MATTERS
with Disabilities Act (ADA). If you need a
www.jud.ct.gov
JD-CR-51 Rev. 7-20
reasonable accommodation in accordance
C.G.S §§ 54-82c, 54-86k, 54-186, 54-199
with the ADA, contact a court clerk or an ADA
P.B. §§ 36-20, 40-5, 43-6, 44-13, 44-18
contact person listed at www.jud.ct.gov/ADA.
Instructions To Person Making Motion
Fill out all sections of this form except the Order section and file it with the Clerk of the Court at least three (3) days before the date of the scheduled event.
Name of case (State v. Full name of Defendant)
Docket number
Defendant Incarcerated
Yes
No
Address of court (Number, street, town and zip code)
Judicial
Geographical
District
Area Number
Date of motion
Date of event to which Requested Action applies
Name of Judge who scheduled the event (If known)
Person making motion is:
State's Attorney
Defendant's Attorney
Defendant
Other
Firm name (if applicable)
Address
Phone number (with area code)
Requested Action:
(Select all that apply)
Motion for continuance to:
or:
at the court’s discretion.
(date)
Request that the defendant be excused from scheduled event.
Motion for dismissal of case without appearance because of successful diversionary program completion.
Event to which Requested Action applies:
(Select all that apply)
Arraignment
Court Trial
Motion
Pretrial
Other
Plea
Jury Trial
Disposition
Sentencing
Reason(s) for Requested Action:
(Select reason(s) and explain below)
Counsel not ready
Lay witness not available (provide name below)
Other
Discovery not complete
Expert witness not available (provide name below)
Counsel not available
Party not available (provide name below)
Explain
I have contacted all counsel and self-represented parties of record about my intention to seek this Requested Action.
Consent
Do Not Consent
Have not responded
All of the counsel and self-represented parties:
Note: An agreement to this Requested Action does not mean that the court will automatically grant by the motion.
I Have
I Have Not
notified the Victim’s Advocate and/or the victim(s) of the Requested Action.
I agree to be responsible for notifying my client, if applicable, and all counsel of record and self-represented parties whether the
Requested Action is granted or denied, and if granted, the specific ruling of the court.
Certification
I certify that a copy of this document was or will immediately be mailed or delivered electronically or non-electronically on
(date)
to all attorneys and self-represented parties of record and that written consent for electronic delivery was
received from all attorneys and self-represented parties of record who received or will immediately be receiving electronic delivery.
Name and address of each party and attorney that copy was or will be mailed or delivered to*
*If necessary, attach additional sheet or sheets with name and address which the copy was or will be mailed or delivered to.
Signed (Signature of filer/Connecticut Attorney)
Print or type name of person signing
Date signed
u
Mailing address (Number, street, town, state and zip code)
Telephone number
Request is:
If continuance, event continued to:
Signed (Judge)
Date
Order
Granted
Denied
Print Form
Reset Form