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No. 16-0874
TAMES

MICHAEL JOE SORRELL AND SORRELL FAMILY, LTD PARTNERS v. ESTATE OF BENJAMIN HARDY CARLTON, III

A petition was filed on December 8, 2016. The Court requested full merits briefing on June 2, 2017.

No Opinions Yet

The Court has not issued any opinions in this case.

 

Court of Appeals

Appellate District:14th Court of Appeals
Outcome Below:Affirmed
COA Docket No.:14-15-00361-CV
Opinion Author:Honorable William J. Boyce

Trial Court

Trial Court:239th District Court
County:Brazoria
Trial Judge:Honorable Patrick Edward Sebesta
Trial Docket:70579

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Docket Entries

Date Event Outcome  
2017-08-08 Reply Brief (Petitioner)  
2017-07-24 Brief on the Merits (Respondent)  
2017-06-30 Brief on the Merits (Petitioner)  
2017-06-05 Record Requested in Petition for Review  
2017-06-05 Case Record Filed  
2017-06-02 Brief on the Merits Requested  
  This case was waiting for a decision about briefing or a possible grant between March 27, 2017 and June 2, 2017.  
2017-03-27 Reply to Response (Petitioner)  
2017-03-13 Notice of Appearance  
2017-03-13 Response to Petition (Respondent)  
2017-02-10 Supreme Court of Texas Requested Response  
2017-01-10 Case forwarded to Court
2016-12-08 Petition for Review (Petitioner)  
2016-10-27 Motion for Extension of Time to File Petition for Review filed  
2016-10-27 Motion for Extension of Time to File Petition for Review disposed   Filing granted

Parties

Party Counsel Role
Sorrell, Michael Joe
Ms. Anna E. Fredrickson
Petitioner
Sorrell Family, Ltd. Partners
Ms. Anna E. Fredrickson
Mr. Lynn J. Klement
Mr. Byron C. Keeling
Petitioner
Estate of Benjamin Hardy Carlton, III
Mr. R.P. Matthew Allen
Mr. Jason M. Cordoba
Mr. Matthew B. Edquist
Respondent
 
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