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Tentative Rulings, Nevada City - Probate

>REVISED Tentative Rulings for Friday, September 23, 2016

REVISED Tentative Rulings for Friday, September 23, 2016 

1. P15819 Conservatorship of Sasha Archer

Conservatorship to continue. The next review hearing is set for September 28, 2018, at 9:00 am in Dept. 6. The court investigation fee is waived. No appearances are required.

2. P15876 Estate of McDaniel

Appearances are required by Mr. Shine, Mr. Michael McDaniel, Mr. Pruett, and Mr. Joseph McDaniel Jr., on the OSC re Sanctions, the OSC re Move Out, and the Hearing re Inspection. The Court requires a status.

3. P15910 Estate of Eleanor Stafford

The Petition for Final Distribution is granted as prayed. No appearances are required.

4. P15952 Sprung Trust

Appearances are required for hearing. The court has not received additional information regarding the bank accounts as set forth in the September 2, 2016 court ruling and the court requires a status.

5. P15993 Conservatorship of Cledith Jennings

Appearances are required for hearing by counsel for Mr. Bernadett and counsel for Mr. Scott Jennings. Mr. Harpainterís appearance is waived. The court intends to determine if the parties are amenable to mediation. If not, the court intends to set a contested hearing.


This is the Courtís tentative ruling. Attorneys and parties are urged to review the tentative rulings prior to the scheduled hearing, notify the opposing side if they intend to appear at the hearing and notify the law and motion/probate judicial assistant at (530) 265-1273 by 4:00 p.m. the court day preceding the hearing. Local Rule 8.27.

Unless the court orders otherwise, the court does not provide court reporters for probate hearings or proceedings at court expense. Any litigant who wants a record of the hearing or proceeding must arrange for the presence of a court reporter at his or her expense. Local Rule 10.00.3B.