Perkins v. Eighth Judicial District Court of State, 091619 NVSC, 79585

Docket Nº:79585
Party Name:WENDY PERKINS, APRN; AND DIGNITY HEALTH, A FOREIGN CORPORATION, D/B/A DIGNITY HEALTH MEDICAL GROUP NEVADA, Petitioners, v. THE EIGHTH JUDICIAL DISTRICT COURT OF THE STATE OF NEVADA, IN AND FOR THE COUNTY OF CLARK; AND THE HONORABLE ROB BARE, DISTRICT JUDGE, Respondents, and VELLENE TAYLOR, INDIVIDUALLY, AND AS SPECIAL ADMINISTRATRIX OF THE ESTA...
Judge Panel:Hardesty J., Stiglich J., Silver J. Hon. Rob Bare, District Judge
Case Date:September 16, 2019
Court:Supreme Court of Nevada
 
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WENDY PERKINS, APRN; AND DIGNITY HEALTH, A FOREIGN CORPORATION, D/B/A DIGNITY HEALTH MEDICAL GROUP NEVADA, Petitioners,

v.

THE EIGHTH JUDICIAL DISTRICT COURT OF THE STATE OF NEVADA, IN AND FOR THE COUNTY OF CLARK; AND THE HONORABLE ROB BARE, DISTRICT JUDGE, Respondents,

and

VELLENE TAYLOR, INDIVIDUALLY, AND AS SPECIAL ADMINISTRATRIX OF THE ESTATE OF MASON SAMUEL TAYLOR; AND RONALD TAYLOR, INDIVIDUALLY, Real Parties in Interest.

No. 79585

Supreme Court of Nevada

September 16, 2019

UNPUBLISHED OPINION

ORDER DENYING PETITION FOR WRIT OF MANDAMUS OR OTHER EXTRAORDINARY RELIEF

This emergency petition for a writ of mandamus or other extraordinary relief challenges an oral September 6, 2019, ruling denying a motion in limine to exclude punitive damages.

Having reviewed the petition and supporting documents, we conclude that our extraordinary intervention is not warranted. In particular, trial is scheduled to commence soon, the district court has advised that the parties can revisit punitive damages and the evidence needed to support the...

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