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The Court requested full merits briefing on February 11, 2010. The Court issued an opinion resolving the case on October 1, 2010. It then denied rehearing on December 17, 2010 File Closed

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Tracking 1 article about this case.

October 1, 2010

Texas lottery winnings assignable; Tort Claims Act notice doesn’t need to be filed pre-suit [Oct. 1, 2010]

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The Court has issued opinions:


October 1, 2010


Per Curiam Opinion PDF


Court of Appeals

Appellate District:13th Court of Appeals
Outcome Below:Aff,part & Rev & Rem/prt
COA Docket No.:13-07-00555-CV
Opinion Author:Honorable Nelda V. Rodriguez

Trial Court

Trial Court:County Court at Law No 1
Trial Judge:Honorable Rodolfo Munoz Gonzalez
Trial Docket:CL-43,244-A

Entries on SCOTX Orders Lists

Docket Entries

Date Event Outcome  
2011-03-18 Case Stored  
  This case was waiting for a possible rehearing motion between December 17, 2010 and March 18, 2011.  
2010-12-17 Mandate issued  
2010-12-17 Motion for Rehearing - Disposed Denied
2010-11-08 Motion for Rehearing  
2010-11-08 Phone call from Clerk's Office  
2010-11-08 Case forwarded to Court
2010-10-18 Motion for Extension of Time to File Motion for Rehearing disposed   Filing granted
2010-10-15 Motion for Extension of Time to File Motion for Rehearing  
2010-10-01 Petition for Review disposed Petition granted pursuant to TRAP 59.1
2010-10-01 Court approved judgment sent to attorneys of record Issued
2010-10-01 Opinion issued Court of Appeals' judgment reversed and dismissed
2010-10-01 Petition for Review granted under TRAP 59.1
  This case was pending on merits briefs between April 20, 2010 and October 1, 2010.  
2010-04-20 Reply Brief (Petitioner)  
2010-04-05 Brief on the Merits (Respondent)  
2010-03-15 Brief on the Merits (Petitioner)  
2010-02-25 Case Record Filed  
2010-02-12 Record Requested in Petition for Review
2010-02-11 Brief on the Merits Requested  
2010-01-14 Reply to Response (Petitioner)  
2009-12-30 Response to Petition (Respondent)  
2009-11-30 Supreme Court of Texas Requested Response  
2009-11-10 Case forwarded to Court
2009-10-05 Petition for Review (Petitioner)  
2009-10-05 Appendix Filed (Petitioner)  


Party Counsel Role
City of Elsa, Texas
Mr. J. Arnold Aguilar
Gonzalez, Joel Homer
Mr. Mario A. Barrera
Mr. Miguel A. 'Michael' Pruneda Jr.
Ms. Erica E. Valladares