Thursday, June 19, 2008
Nebraska Court of Appeals refuses to find 18 day delay for a juvenile detention hearing unreasonable, Through the eyes of a child initiative. In re Interest of April E. et al. Filed on May 27, 2008 Memorandum opinion, not designated for permanent publication A-08-036 through A-08-038SUMMARY: An 18-day delay between the ex parte order and the detention hearing is “on the outer edge of reasonableness” but is not unreasonable. The evidentiary basis of an ex parte temporary detention order is not appealable because the ex parte order is not a final order.