On a Criminal District Court Docket under Hearing Type it says "Setting", what does this term mean?

Asked over 2 years ago - Pueblo, CO

After going online looking up a specific criminal case, the docket said "Setting" as the hearing type. What does the term mean? What is likely to happen after a "setting"?

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  1. Christopher Daniel Leroi

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    Answered . It is a hearing to set either a trial, a probation revocation hearing, a preliminary hearing, a motions hearing, or some other major hearing - where they will need to clear more time out of the docket for both the court and the attorneys.

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  2. Mark S. Solomon

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    Answered . Most likely, the court has this date set to find a date to set another hearing for which all parties can be ready.

    This is general informational response is based only on the information given. It should not be relied upon... more

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