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No. 15-0575
TAMES

EL PASO HEALTHCARE SYSTEM, LTD., D/B/A LAS PALMAS MEDICAL CENTER v. LAURA MURPHY

A petition was filed on September 25, 2015. Oral argument was held on February 8, 2017. The Court issued an opinion resolving the case on April 28, 2017.

Opinion

April 28, 2017

Boyd

Justice Boyd delivered the opinion of the Court.View Electronic Briefs | Oral Argument | Video PDF

 

Court of Appeals

Appellate District:8th Court of Appeals
Outcome Below:Affirmed
COA Docket No.:08-13-00285-CV
Opinion Author:Honorable Yvonne Rodriguez

Trial Court

Trial Court:County Court at Law No 3
County:El Paso
Trial Judge:Honorable Javier Alvarez
Trial Docket:2004-2844

Entries on SCOTX Orders Lists

Upcoming

Date Event  
2017-05-15 Motion for rehearing due to be filed.

Docket Entries

Date Event Outcome  
2017-04-28 Opinion issued   Court of Appeals' judgment reversed & judgment rendered
2017-04-28 Court approved judgment sent to attorneys of record Issued
  This case was awaiting the Court's decision after oral argument between February 10, 2017 and April 28, 2017.  
2017-02-10 Notice from Counsel of a change in address  
2017-02-08 Oral argument  
2017-01-11 Oral Argument Submission Form from Attorney received  
2017-01-11 Oral Argument Submission Form from Attorney received  
2017-01-06 Submission reset   Case set for oral argument
2017-01-06 Motion to re-set submission date disposed   Filing granted
2017-01-05 Motion to re-set submission date filed.  
2016-12-27 Oral Argument Submission Form from Attorney received  
2016-12-13 Oral Argument Submission Form from Attorney received  
  This case was waiting for oral argument between September 23, 2016 and December 13, 2016.  
2016-09-23 Case set for oral argument   Case set for oral argument
2016-09-23 Petition for Review disposed Filing granted
2016-09-23 Petition for Review granted
2016-09-08 Reply Brief (Petitioner)  
2016-08-02 Motion for Extension of Time disposed.   Filing granted
2016-08-02 Motion for Extension of Time to File Brief filed  
2016-07-19 Brief on the Merits (Respondent)  
2016-06-22 Motion for Extension of Time to File Brief filed  
2016-06-22 Motion for Extension of Time disposed.   Filing granted
2016-05-23 Motion for Extension of Time disposed.   Filing granted
2016-05-20 Motion for Extension of Time to File Brief filed  
2016-05-02 Brief on the Merits (Petitioner)  
2016-04-15 Motion for Extension of Time to File Brief filed  
2016-04-15 Motion for Extension of Time disposed.   Filing granted
2016-03-18 Motion for Extension of Time to File Brief filed  
2016-03-18 Motion for Extension of Time disposed.   Filing granted
2016-02-23 Case Record Filed  
2016-02-19 Brief on the Merits Requested  
2016-02-19 Record Requested in Petition for Review  
2016-02-08 Reply to Response (Petitioner)  
2016-01-15 Motion to Extend Time to File Reply filed  
2016-01-15 MET to file reply disposed of   Filing granted
2016-01-04 Response to Petition (Respondent)  
2015-12-04 Supreme Court of Texas Requested Response  
2015-10-27 Case forwarded to Court
2015-09-25 Petition for Review (Petitioner)  
2015-09-03 Second Motion for Extension of Time to File Petition for Review filed  
2015-09-03 Second Motion for Extension of Time to File Petition for Review disposed   Filing granted
2015-08-04 Motion for Extension of Time to File Petition for Review disposed   Filing granted
2015-08-04 Motion for Extension of Time to File Petition for Review filed  

Parties

Party Counsel Role
El Paso Healthcare System, Ltd.
Mr. Charles R. 'Skip' Watson Jr.
Mr. Joseph L. Hood Jr.
Mr. Michael A. Hatchell
Ms. Susan A. Kidwell
Petitioner
Murphy, Laura
Mr. John P. Mobbs
Mr. Enrique Moreno
Respondent
 
 
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