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MICHAEL MCINTYRE AND LAURA MCINTYRE, INDIVIDUALLY AND ON BEHALF OF THEIR CHILDREN, K.M., L.M., C.M., M.M., AND L.M. v. EL PASO INDEPENDENT SCHOOL DISTRICT, DR. LORENZO GARCIA, AND MARK MENDOZA

Oral argument was held on November 2, 2015. The Court issued an opinion resolving the case on June 24, 2016. It then denied rehearing on October 21, 2016 File Closed

In the news...

Tracking 1 article about this case.

November 1, 2015

Texas Supreme Court takes up home-schooling case

from Austin American-Statesman

The Court has issued opinions:

Opinions

June 24, 2016

Devine
Hecht
Willett
Guzman
Lehrmann
Boyd

Justice Devine delivered the opinion of the Court, in which Chief Justice Hecht, Justice Willett, Justice Guzman, Justice Lehrmann, and Justice Boyd joined. PDF

Green
Johnson
Brown

Justice Green delivered a dissenting opinion, in which Justice Johnson and Justice Brown joined.View Electronic Briefs | Oral Argument | Video PDF

 

Court of Appeals

Appellate District:8th Court of Appeals
Outcome Below:Reverse & Remand
COA Docket No.:08-11-00329-CV
Opinion Author:Honorable Ann Crawford McClure

Trial Court

Trial Court:327th District Court
County:El Paso
Trial Judge:Honorable Linda Chew
Trial Docket:2007-3210

Entries on SCOTX Orders Lists

Docket Entries

Date Event Outcome  
2016-10-21 Mandate issued  
2016-10-21 Motion for Rehearing - Disposed Denied
2016-09-13 Response to Amicus Curiae Brief filed (Petitioner)  
2016-09-09 Reply to Response to Motion for Rehearing filed (Respondent)  
2016-09-06 Amicus Curiae Brief received  
2016-08-29 Response to Motion for Rehearing (Petitioner)  
2016-08-24 Motion for Extension of Time to File Response disposed   Filing granted
2016-08-24 Motion for Extension of Time to File Response  
2016-08-11 Supreme Court of Texas Requested Response  
2016-08-10 Case forwarded to Court
2016-08-10 Motion for Rehearing  
2016-07-01 Motion for Extension of Time to File Motion for Rehearing disposed   Filing granted
2016-07-01 Motion for Extension of Time to File Motion for Rehearing  
2016-06-24 Court approved judgment sent to attorneys of record Issued
2016-06-24 Dissenting opinion issued.   Issued
2016-06-24 Opinion issued   Court of Appeals' judgment affirm and reverse in part; remand to court of appeals
  This case was awaiting the Court's decision after oral argument between November 13, 2015 and June 24, 2016.  
2015-11-13 Post submission brief filed (Petitioner)  
2015-11-13 Post submission brief filed (Petitioner)  
2015-11-12 Post submission brief filed (Respondent)  
2015-11-02 Oral argument  
2015-10-30 Exhibits in case/cause filed (Respondent)  
2015-09-30 Electronic communication sent to Party  
2015-09-14 Oral Argument Submission Form from Attorney received  
2015-09-08 Oral Argument Submission Form from Attorney received  
2015-09-04 Petition for Review disposed Filing granted
2015-09-04 Case set for oral argument   Case set for oral argument
2015-09-04 Petition for Review granted
2015-08-10 Amicus Curiae Brief received  
2015-08-05 Amicus Curiae Brief received  
2015-08-02 Reply Brief (Petitioner)  
2015-07-21 Motion for Extension of Time to File Brief filed  
2015-07-21 Motion for Extension of Time disposed.   Filing granted
2015-07-06 Electronic communication sent to Party  
2015-07-06 Motion for Extension of Time to File Brief filed  
2015-07-06 Motion for Extension of Time disposed.   Filing granted
2015-06-26 Brief on the Merits (Respondent)  
2015-05-22 Motion for Extension of Time disposed.   Filing granted
2015-05-22 Motion for Extension of Time to File Brief filed  
2015-04-27 Motion for Extension of Time to File Brief filed  
2015-04-27 Motion for Extension of Time disposed.   Filing granted
2015-04-09 Brief on the Merits (Petitioner)  
2015-03-23 Motion for Extension of Time disposed.   Filing granted
2015-03-23 Motion for Extension of Time to File Brief filed  
2015-03-11 Case Record Filed  
2015-02-27 Brief on the Merits Requested  
2015-02-27 Record Requested in Petition for Review  
2015-02-04 Reply to Response (Petitioner)  
2015-01-21 Response to Petition (Respondent)  
2014-12-19 Motion for Extension of Time to File Response disposed   Filing granted
2014-12-19 Motion for Extension of Time to File Response  
2014-11-21 Supreme Court of Texas Requested Response  
2014-10-21 Case forwarded to Court
2014-10-14 Response Waiver filed  
2014-10-06 Petition for Review (Petitioner)  
2014-09-16 Motion for Extension of Time to File Petition for Review filed  
2014-09-16 Motion for Extension of Time to File Petition for Review disposed   Filing granted

Parties

Party Counsel Role
McIntyre, Laura
Mr. Charles (Chad) E. Baruch
Mr. Steven C. James
Mr. Thomas C. Sanders
Petitioner
Mendoza, Mark
Mr. S. Anthony Safi
Respondent
El Paso ISD
Mr. S. Anthony Safi
Respondent
Garcia, Lorenzo
Mr. S. Anthony Safi
Respondent
McIntrye, Michael
Mr. Charles (Chad) E. Baruch
Mr. Steven C. James
Mr. Thomas C. Sanders
Petitioner

Amici Curiae

Amicus Curiae Counsel
Texas Association of School Boards Legal Assistance Fund
Ms. Holly Gene McIntush
Mr. John David Thompson III
Ms. Lisa A. Brown
Association of Texas Professional Educators
Mr. Richard L. Arnett
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