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No. 16-0829
TAMES

IN RE STATE OF TEXAS

A mandamus petition was filed on October 14, 2016. The Court requested full merits briefing on May 12, 2017.

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Court of Appeals

Appellate District:9th Court of Appeals
Outcome Below:Grant
COA Docket No.:09-16-00072-CV
Opinion Author:Honorable Leanne Johnson

Trial Court

Trial Court:435th District Court
County:Montgomery
Trial Judge:Honorable Michael Thomas Seiler
Trial Docket:10-03-02609-CV

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Date Event  
2017-07-18 Pet/Rel reply brief on the merits due
2017-07-03 Respondent/Real party in interest brief on the merit due
2017-06-12 Relator brief on the merits due

Docket Entries

Date Event Outcome  
2017-05-12 Brief on the Merits Requested  
2017-05-11 Designation of Lead Counsel  
  This case was waiting for a decision about briefing or a possible grant between February 21, 2017 and May 11, 2017.  
2017-02-21 Designation of Lead Counsel  
2017-02-17 Referral to Pro Bono Program - Letter sent to All Counsel of Record and Program Liason  
2017-01-27 Reply to Petition for Writ of Mandamus (Relator)  
2017-01-24 Response to Petition for Writ of Mandamus Filed (Real Parties in Interest)  
2017-01-20 Motion for Extension of Time to File Response disposed   Filing granted
2017-01-19 Notice requesting filing fee  
2016-12-29 Notice requesting filing fee  
2016-12-28 Electronic communication received from Party  
2016-12-27 Motion for Extension of Time to File Response  
2016-12-27 Electronic communication sent to Party  
2016-12-06 Call received  
2016-12-05 Motion to file document(s) sealed by the Court disposed.   Filing granted
2016-12-02 Supreme Court of Texas Requested Response  
2016-12-01 Phone call from Clerk's Office  
2016-11-16 Motion to file document(s) sealed by the Court filed  
2016-11-15 Call received  
2016-10-27 Amicus Curiae Brief received  
2016-10-25 Case forwarded to Court
2016-10-20 Amicus Curiae Brief received  
2016-10-17 Electronic communication sent to Party  
2016-10-14 Case Record Filed  
2016-10-14 Petition for Writ of Mandamus (Relator)  

Parties

Party Counsel Role
Brown, Clarence D.
Mr. Doug W. Ray
Clarence D. Brown
Real Party In Interest
State of Texas
Mr. Scott A. Keller
Mr. Bill Davis
Ms. Lacey E. Mase
Mr. James E. Davis
Mr. Brantley D. Starr
Atty. Gen. W. Kenneth Paxton Jr.
Ms. Karen D. Matlock
Mr. Jeffrey C. Mateer
Ms. Celamaine Cunniff
Relator

Amici Curiae

Amicus Curiae Counsel
Special Prosecution Unit, Civil Division
Ms. Melinda M. Fletcher
Texas Civil Commitment Office
Jessica Marsh
 
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