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No. 10-0451
TAMES

NATURAL GAS PIPELINE COMPANY OF AMERICA v. WILLIAM JUSTISS, DARLENE JUSTISS, JOSEPH JUSTISS, TOMMY ASLPAUGH, JUDY ALSPAUGH, JOE DENTON MASHBURN, CHRISTINE MASHBURN, JOE DONALD MASHBURN, AND JUDY MASHBURN

Oral argument was held on October 5, 2011. The Court issued an opinion resolving the case on December 14, 2012. File Closed

In the news...

Tracking 5 articles about this case.

December 20, 2012

Supreme Court Imposes New Restrictions on the "Property Owner Rule"

from Texas Appellate Watch

The Court has issued opinions:

December 16, 2012

Property owner testimony about value; five new grants [Dec. 14, 2012]

from SCOTXblog

This article also mentions 8 other cases.

September 5, 2012

Cases argued last year that are still waiting on a decision

from SCOTXblog

This article also mentions 6 other cases.

October 6, 2011

Issues in the October sitting; new Fifth Circuit blog; first report on the 2012 SCOTX elections

from SCOTXblog

This article also mentions 8 other cases.

July 22, 2011

Fall oral argument calendar released [Jul. 22, 2011]

from SCOTXblog

This article also mentions 25 other cases.

Opinion

December 14, 2012

Jefferson
Hecht
Medina
Green
Johnson
Willett
Guzman
Lehrmann
Boyd

Chief Justice Jefferson delivered the opinion of the Court. PDF

 

Court of Appeals

Appellate District:6th Court of Appeals
Outcome Below:Affirmed
COA Docket No.:06-09-00047-CV
Opinion Author:Honorable Bailey Moseley

Trial Court

Trial Court:62nd District Court
County:Lamar
Trial Judge:Honorable Robert Scott McDowell
Trial Docket:65759

Entries on SCOTX Orders Lists

Docket Entries

Date Event Outcome  
2013-01-24 Mandate issued  
2012-12-14 Opinion issued Court of Appeals' judgment reversed; cause remanded to trial court
2012-12-14 Court approved judgment sent to attorneys of record Issued
  This case was awaiting the Court's decision after oral argument between October 3, 2012 and December 14, 2012.  
2012-10-03 Letter Filed (Respondent)  
  This case was awaiting the Court's decision after oral argument between June 22, 2012 and October 3, 2012.  
2012-06-22 Motion to withdraw disposed of   Filing granted
2012-06-20 Notice of Appearance (Petitioner)  
2012-06-19 Motion to Withdraw Filed (Petitioner)  
  This case was awaiting the Court's decision after oral argument between December 16, 2011 and June 19, 2012.  
2011-12-16 Amicus Curiae Letter Received  
  This case was awaiting the Court's decision after oral argument between October 5, 2011 and December 16, 2011.  
2011-10-05 Oral argument  
2011-09-12 Oral Argument Submission Form from Attorney received (Respondent)  
2011-09-08 Oral Argument Submission Form from Attorney received (Petitioner)  
2011-07-22 Case set for oral argument   Case set for oral argument
2011-06-17 Petition for Review granted
2011-06-17 Petition for Review disposed Filing granted
2011-06-07 Amicus Curiae Letter Received  
2011-05-25 Reply brief filed (Petitioner)  
2011-05-04 Motion for Extension of Time disposed.   Filing granted
2011-05-04 Motion for extension of time to file brief. (Petitioner)  
2011-04-21 Motion for Extension of Time disposed.   Filing granted
2011-04-19 Motion for extension of time to file brief. (Petitioner)  
2011-04-11 Redrafted brief filed (Respondent)  
2011-04-08 Phone call from Clerk's Office (Respondent)  
2011-04-08 Brief Struck for Non-compliance (Respondent)   Filed document is struck by the Court
2011-04-04 Brief filed (Respondent)  
2011-03-08 Motion for Extension of Time disposed. (Respondent)   Filing granted
2011-03-03 Phone call from Clerk's Office (Respondent)  
2011-03-03 Motion for extension of time to file brief. (Respondent)  
2011-02-16 Brief filed (Petitioner)  
2011-01-27 Motion for Extension of Time disposed. (Petitioner)   Filing granted
2011-01-26 Motion for extension of time to file brief. (Petitioner)  
2010-12-31 Motion for Extension of Time disposed. (Petitioner)   Filing granted
2010-12-30 Motion for extension of time to file brief. (Petitioner)  
2010-12-13 Case Record Filed  
2010-12-09 Record Requested in Petition for Review
2010-12-03 Brief on the Merits Requested  
2010-11-19 Reply filed (Petitioner)  
2010-11-16 MET to file reply disposed of   Filing granted
2010-11-12 Motion to strike disposed   Denied
2010-11-12 Motion to extend time to file reply (Petitioner)  
2010-11-03 Response to Motion filed  
2010-10-29 Call received (Amicus Curiae)  
2010-10-28 Phone call from Clerk's Office (Amicus Curiae)  
2010-10-28 Motion to Strike filed (Respondent)  
2010-10-28 Response to Petition for Review filed (Respondent)  
2010-10-28 Phone call from Clerk's Office (Respondent)  
2010-09-28 Supreme Court of Texas Requested Response  
2010-09-13 Amicus Curiae Brief received  
2010-09-07 Case forwarded to Court
2010-09-02 Response to Petition for Review waived (Respondent)  
2010-08-17 Appendix Filed (Petitioner)  
2010-08-17 Petition for Review filed (Petitioner)  
2010-07-15 Phone call from Clerk's Office (Respondent)  
2010-07-15 Call received (Respondent)  
2010-07-15 Second Motion for Extension of Time to File Petition for Review disposed (Petitioner)   Filing granted
2010-07-13 Second Motion for Extension of Time to File Petition for Review filed (Petitioner)  
2010-06-15 Motion for Extension of Time to File Petition for Review disposed (Petitioner)   Filing granted
2010-06-11 Phone call from Clerk's Office (Petitioner)  
2010-06-11 Motion for Extension of Time to File Petition for Review filed (Petitioner)  

Parties

Party Counsel Role
Justiss, William
Mr. James R. Rodgers
Ms. Judy Hodgkiss
Mr. John Stephen Walker
Respondent
Natural Gas Pipeline Company of America
Ms. Kathryn Elizabeth Boatman
Mr. Warren W. Harris
Mr. Phillip D. Sharp
Ms. Julia K. Wells
Mr. J. Brett Busby
Petitioner

Amici Curiae

Amicus Curiae Counsel
Texas Pipeline Association
Mr. James E. Mann
LaSalle Pipeline LP
Mr. Thomas A. Zabel
Crosstex Energy Services, L.P.
Mr. Kevin J. Muenster
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