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IN THE INTEREST OF B.G., C.W., E.W., B.B.W., AND J.W., CHILDREN

Oral argument was held on September 8, 2009. The Court issued an opinion resolving the case on July 2, 2010. File Closed

In the news...

Tracking 2 articles about this case.

July 2, 2010

Busy orders list before the summer break: 8 sets of opinions, 2 new grants [Jul. 2, 2010]

from SCOTXblog

This article also mentions 9 other cases.

The Court has issued opinions:

May 1, 2009

Order List for May 1, 2009

from SCOTXblog

This article also mentions 9 other cases.

Opinion

July 2, 2010

Hecht
Jefferson
Wainwright
Medina
Green
Johnson
Willett

Justice Hecht delivered the opinion of the Court. PDF

 

Court of Appeals

Appellate District:12th Court of Appeals
Outcome Below:Affirmed
COA Docket No.:12-06-00295-CV
Opinion Author:Honorable Brian Hoyle

Trial Court

Trial Court:217th District Court
County:Angelina
Trial Judge:Honorable David A. Dunn
Trial Docket:38,251-05-02

Entries on SCOTX Orders Lists

Docket Entries

Date Event Outcome  
2010-09-10 Case Stored  
2010-09-07 Mandate issued  
2010-09-07 Record returned to Court of Appeals  
  This case was waiting for a possible rehearing motion between July 2, 2010 and September 7, 2010.  
2010-07-02 Court approved judgment sent to attorneys of record Issued
2010-07-02 Opinion issued Court of Appeals' judgment reversed and remanded to Court of Appeals
2010-06-24 Call received  
  This case was awaiting the Court's decision after oral argument between September 8, 2009 and June 24, 2010.  
2009-09-08 Oral argument  
2009-08-14 Oral Argument Submission Form from Attorney received  
2009-08-10 Designation of Lead Counsel  
2009-07-28 Call received  
2009-07-23 Oral Argument Submission Form from Attorney received  
2009-07-10 Case set for oral argument   Case set for oral argument
  This case was waiting for oral argument between May 1, 2009 and July 10, 2009.  
2009-05-01 Petition for Review disposed Filing granted
2009-05-01 Petition for Review granted
  This case was pending on merits briefs between June 13, 2008 and May 1, 2009.  
2008-06-13 Brief on the Merits (Respondent)  
2008-06-10 Electronic copies of brief posted to website  
2008-06-10 Electronic copies of brief posted to website  
2008-06-03 Brief on the Merits (Petitioner)  
2008-05-21 Case Record Filed  
2008-05-19 Record Requested in Petition for Review
2008-05-19 Brief on the Merits Requested  
2008-05-14 Response to Petition (Respondent)  
2008-05-02 Motion for Extension of Time disposed.   Filing granted
2008-05-01 Motion for Extension of Time to File Response  
2008-05-01 Phone call from Clerk's Office  
2008-04-30 Call received  
2008-04-09 Supreme Court of Texas Requested Response  
  This case was waiting for a decision about briefing or a possible grant between December 6, 2007 and April 9, 2008.  
2007-12-06 Response Waiver filed  
2007-11-21 Petition for Review (Petitioner)  
2007-11-21 Appendix Filed (Petitioner)  

Parties

Party Counsel Role
Texas Department of Family and Protective Services
Mr. Michael C. Shulman
Mr. Trevor Allen Woodruff
Mr. Duke Elton Hooten
Respondent
Williams, Lester
Mr. Brent L. Watkins
Petitioner
Armstrong, Dawn
Ms. Jennifer Dawn Armstrong
Other Interested Party
Britt, Dewey Duane
Mr. Dewey Britt
Other Interested Party
Charanza, Michelle
Ms. Michelle Wood Jones
Other Interested Party
Of Angelina County, CASA
CASA Of Angelina County
Other Interested Party
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