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No. 09-0166
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SHANE WATSON v. SHIRLEY NEWMAN AND JILL WATKINS

The Court denied review of the petition on May 1, 2009. It then denied rehearing on November 20, 2009 File Closed

In the news...

Tracking 3 articles about this case.

February 4, 2010

A peaceful term (so far) at the Texas Supreme Court

from SCOTXblog

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  • CITY OF WACO v. DEBRA KIRWAN, INDIVIDUALLY AND AS REPRESENTATIVE OF THE ESTATE OF BRAD MCGEHEE, DECEASED
  • The Court has issued opinions:

    November 20, 2009

    New CVSG; Exxon well-plugging cases to be reheard; a (rare) improvident grant; four new grants [orders Nov. 20, 2009]

    from SCOTXblog

    This article also mentions 12 other cases.

    November 20, 2009

    New CVSG; Exxon well-plugging cases to be reheard; a (rare) improvident grant; four new grants [orders Nov. 20, 2009]

    from SCOTXblog

    This article also mentions 14 other cases.

    Opinion

    November 20, 2009

    Willett
    Hecht

    Justice Willett, joined by Justice Hecht, delivered an opinion dissenting from the denial. PDF

     

    Court of Appeals

    Appellate District:7th Court of Appeals
    Outcome Below:Affirmed
    COA Docket No.:07-08-00203-CV
    Opinion Author:Honorable Patrick A. Pirtle

    Trial Court

    Trial Court:108th District Court
    County:Potter
    Trial Judge:Honorable Abe Lopez
    Trial Docket:95,059-E

    Entries on SCOTX Orders Lists

    Docket Entries

    Date Event Outcome  
    2009-12-18 Case Stored  
    2009-11-30 Notice sent to Court of Appeals  
    2009-11-20 Motion for Rehearing - Disposed Denied
    2009-11-20 Dissenting opinion issued. Issued
      This case was waiting for a decision about a pending motion for rehearing between July 29, 2009 and November 20, 2009.  
    2009-07-29 Response to Motion for Rehearing (Respondent)  
    2009-07-14 Supreme Court of Texas Requested Response  
    2009-06-09 Case forwarded to Court
    2009-06-04 Motion for Extension of Time to File Motion for Rehearing disposed (Petitioner)   Filing granted
    2009-06-03 Motion for Extension of Time to File Motion for Rehearing (Petitioner)  
    2009-06-03 Motion for Rehearing - Filed  
    2009-05-01 Petition for Review disposed Denied
    2009-03-31 Case forwarded to Court
    2009-03-25 Response to Petition for Review waived (Respondent)  
    2009-03-13 Response to Petition for Review waived  
    2009-02-25 Appendix Filed (Petitioner)  
    2009-02-25 Petition for Review filed (Petitioner)  

    Parties

    Party Counsel Role
    Watson, Shane
    Mr. Cecil Wade Overstreet
    Petitioner
    Dillard's Inc.
    Mr. Edwin E. Wright III
    Other Interested Party
    Newman, Shirley
    Mr. Paul E. Herrmann
    Mr. Richard Walton Weaver
    Respondent
     
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