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No. 16-0323
TAMES

JOHN A. LANCE, DEBRA L. LANCE, F.D. FRANKS AND HELEN FRANKS v. JUDITH AND TERRY ROBINSON, GARY AND BRENDA FEST, VIRGINIA GRAY, BUTCH TOWNSEND AND BEXAR-MEDINA-ATASCOSA COUNTIES WATER CONTROL AND IMPROVEMENT DISTRICT NO. 1

A petition was filed on June 6, 2016. The Court requested full merits briefing on December 2, 2016. The Court granted review on June 30, 2017. The case has not yet been heard at oral argument.

No Opinions Yet

The Court has not issued any opinions in this case.

 

Court of Appeals

Appellate District:4th Court of Appeals
Outcome Below:Affirmed
COA Docket No.:04-14-00758-CV
Opinion Author:Honorable Jason Kenneth Pulliam

Trial Court

Trial Court:198th District Court
County:Bandera
Trial Judge:Honorable Melvin Rex Emerson
Trial Docket:CV-12-0100209

Entries on SCOTX Orders Lists

Upcoming

Date Event  
2017-11-07 Oral Argument Scheduled  

Docket Entries

Date Event Outcome  
2017-09-15 Supplemental Letter Brief (Respondent)  
2017-08-04 Oral Argument Submission Form from Attorney received  
2017-06-30 Case set for oral argument   Case set for oral argument
2017-06-23 Petition for Review disposed   Filing granted
2017-06-23 Petition for Review granted
  This case was pending on merits briefs between April 25, 2017 and June 23, 2017.  
2017-04-25 Amicus Curiae Letter Received  
2017-04-20 Surreply filed (Respondent)  
2017-04-17 Reply Brief (Petitioner)  
2017-03-27 Motion for Extension of Time to File Brief filed  
2017-03-27 Motion for Extension of Time disposed.   Filing granted
2017-03-13 Brief on the Merits (Respondent)  
2017-03-08 Motion for Extension of Time to File Brief filed  
2017-03-08 Phone call from Clerk's Office  
2017-03-08 Motion for Extension of Time disposed.   Filing granted
2017-02-23 Motion for Extension of Time disposed.   Filing granted
2017-02-23 Motion for Extension of Time to File Brief filed  
2017-02-22 Brief on the Merits (Respondent)  
2017-02-06 Notice from attorney regarding vacation dates  
2017-01-23 Motion for Extension of Time disposed.   Filing granted
2017-01-23 Motion for Extension of Time to File Brief filed  
2017-01-02 Brief on the Merits (Petitioner)  
2016-12-15 Case Record Filed  
2016-12-07 Notice from attorney regarding vacation dates  
2016-12-05 Record Requested in Petition for Review  
2016-12-02 Brief on the Merits Requested  
2016-11-16 Surreply filed (Respondent)  
2016-11-07 Reply to Response (Petitioner)  
2016-10-14 MET to file reply disposed of   Filing granted
2016-10-14 Motion to Extend Time to File Reply filed  
2016-10-03 Response to Petition (Respondent)  
2016-10-03 Response to Petition (Respondent)  
2016-09-22 Motion for Extension of Time to File Response disposed   Filing granted
2016-09-22 Motion for Extension of Time to File Response disposed   Filing granted
2016-09-22 Motion for Extension of Time to File Response  
2016-09-22 Motion for Extension of Time to File Response  
2016-09-09 Motion for Extension of Time disposed.   Filing granted
2016-09-09 Motion for Extension of Time to File Response  
2016-09-09 Motion for Extension of Time disposed.   Filing granted
2016-09-09 Motion for Extension of Time to File Response  
2016-08-12 Supreme Court of Texas Requested Response  
2016-07-12 Case forwarded to Court
2016-06-20 Reply to Amicus Curiae Brief  
2016-06-20 Letter Filed  
2016-06-20 Letter Filed  
2016-06-16 Response to Amicus Curiae Brief filed (Respondent)  
2016-06-15 Response to Amicus Curiae Brief filed (Petitioner)  
2016-06-10 Amicus Curiae Letter Received  
2016-06-06 Response Waiver filed  
2016-06-06 Petition for Review (Petitioner)  
2016-05-06 Motion for Extension of Time to File Petition for Review disposed   Filing granted
2016-05-05 Motion for Extension of Time to File Petition for Review filed  

Parties

Party Counsel Role
Lance, JohnA.
Mr. Dan V. Pozza
Mr. John D. Payne
Ms. Cynthia Cox Payne
Petitioner
Robinson, Terry
Ms. Kelly P. Rogers
Mr. Ross S. Elliott
Mr. Stephan B. Rogers
Respondent
Lance, Debra L.
Mr. Dan V. Pozza
Mr. John D. Payne
Ms. Cynthia Cox Payne
Petitioner
Townsend, Butch
Ms. Kelly P. Rogers
Mr. Ross S. Elliott
Mr. Stephan B. Rogers
Respondent
Bexar-Medina-Atascosa Counties Water Control and Improvement District No. 1
Mr. Edward T. Hecker
Respondent
Fest, Brenda
Ms. Kelly P. Rogers
Mr. Ross S. Elliott
Mr. Stephan B. Rogers
Respondent
Fest, Gary
Mr. Ross S. Elliott
Ms. Kelly P. Rogers
Mr. Stephan B. Rogers
Respondent
Robinson, Judith
Mr. Ross S. Elliott
Ms. Kelly P. Rogers
Mr. Stephan B. Rogers
Respondent
Franks, Helen
Mr. Dan V. Pozza
Mr. John D. Payne
Ms. Cynthia Cox Payne
Petitioner
Franks, F.D.
Mr. Dan V. Pozza
Mr. John D. Payne
Ms. Cynthia Cox Payne
Petitioner
Gray, Virginia
Mr. Ross S. Elliott
Ms. Kelly P. Rogers
Mr. Stephan B. Rogers
Respondent

Amicus Curiae

Amicus Curiae Counsel
Patton, Timothy
Mr. Timothy Patton
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