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No. 11-0644
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TEXAS COMMISSION ON HUMAN RIGHTS, TEXAS WORKFORCE COMMISSION, DAVID POWELL, AND ROBERT GOMEZ v. MARILOU MORRISON

The Court requested full merits briefing on February 17, 2012. The Court issued an opinion resolving the case on August 31, 2012. It then denied rehearing on November 16, 2012 File Closed

In the news...

Tracking 1 article about this case.

August 31, 2012

Year-End Orders – 18 sets of opinions, 5 new cases set for argument [Aug. 31, 2012]

from SCOTXblog

This article also mentions 23 other cases.

The Court has issued opinions:

Opinion

August 31, 2012

Percuriam

Per Curiam Opinion PDF

 

Court of Appeals

Appellate District:3rd Court of Appeals
Outcome Below:AFF/PT, REV/REND/PT
COA Docket No.:03-09-00726-CV
Opinion Author:Honorable Diane M. Henson

Trial Court

Trial Court:353rd District Court
County:Travis
Trial Judge:Honorable Stephen Yelenosky
Trial Docket:D-1-GN-03-000863

Entries on SCOTX Orders Lists

Docket Entries

Date Event Outcome  
2014-05-19 Case Stored - stored case location updated  
2013-01-15 Case Stored  
  This case was waiting for a possible rehearing motion between November 16, 2012 and January 15, 2013.  
2012-11-16 Mandate issued  
2012-11-16 Motion for Rehearing - Disposed Denied
2012-10-03 Motion for Rehearing  
2012-10-03 Case forwarded to Court
2012-09-18 Motion for Extension of Time to File Motion for Rehearing disposed   Filing granted
2012-09-18 Motion for Extension of Time to File Motion for Rehearing  
2012-08-31 Petition for Review disposed Petition granted pursuant to TRAP 59.1
2012-08-31 Opinion issued Court of Appeals' judgment reversed; cause remanded to trial court
2012-08-31 Court approved judgment sent to attorneys of record Issued
2012-08-31 Petition for Review granted under TRAP 59.1
  This case was pending on merits briefs between April 24, 2012 and August 31, 2012.  
2012-04-24 Reply Brief (Petitioner)  
2012-04-09 Brief on the Merits (Respondent)  
2012-03-19 Brief on the Merits (Petitioner)  
2012-03-05 Case Record Filed  
2012-02-22 Record Requested in Petition for Review
2012-02-17 Brief on the Merits Requested  
2012-01-17 Reply to Response (Petitioner)  
2012-01-02 Response to Petition (Respondent)  
2011-12-02 Supreme Court of Texas Requested Response  
2011-11-01 Case forwarded to Court
2011-10-31 Response Waiver filed  
2011-10-21 Appendix Filed (Petitioner)  
2011-10-21 Petition for Review (Petitioner)  
2011-09-20 Second Motion for Extension of Time to File Petition for Review disposed   Filing granted
2011-09-19 Response to Motion filed  
2011-09-15 Second Motion for Extension of Time to File Petition for Review filed  
2011-08-19 Motion for Extension of Time to File Petition for Review disposed   Filing granted
2011-08-18 Motion for Extension of Time to File Petition for Review filed  

Parties

Party Counsel Role
Texas Commission on Human Rights
Ms. Beth Ellen Klusmann
Mr. William J. "Bill" Cobb III
Mr. Jonathan F. Mitchell
Mr. John F. Morehead
Attorney General Greg W. Abbott
Mr. Marc Edward Rietvelt
Mr. Daniel T. Hodge
Mr. David C. Mattax
Petitioner
Morrison, Marilou
Mr. Robert Notzon
Mr. Gary L. Bledsoe
Respondent
 
 
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