Supreme Court of Texas Blog: Legal Issues Before the Texas Supreme Court

No. 16-0935


A petition was filed on November 17, 2016. The Court requested full merits briefing on March 10, 2017. 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:10th Court of Appeals
Outcome Below:Affirmed
COA Docket No.:10-15-00194-CV
Opinion Author:Honorable Rex D. Davis

Trial Court

Trial Court:85th District Court
Trial Judge:Honorable Kyle Hawthorne
Trial Docket:13-002356-CV-85

Entries on SCOTX Orders Lists


Date Event  
2017-12-06 Oral Argument Scheduled  

Docket Entries

Date Event Outcome  
2017-11-07 Oral Argument Submission Form from Attorney received  
2017-11-07 Oral Argument Submission Form from Attorney received  
  This case was waiting for oral argument between June 30, 2017 and November 7, 2017.  
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
2017-05-30 Reply Brief (Petitioner)  
2017-05-11 Motion for Extension of Time to File Brief filed  
2017-05-11 Motion for Extension of Time disposed.   Filing granted
2017-05-03 Call received  
2017-05-03 Corrected Brief (Respondent)  
2017-05-01 Brief on the Merits (Respondent)  
2017-04-10 Brief on the Merits (Petitioner)  
2017-03-15 Case Record Filed  
2017-03-13 Record Requested in Petition for Review  
2017-03-10 Brief on the Merits Requested  
2017-02-13 Reply to Response (Petitioner)  
2017-01-30 Response to Petition (Respondent)  
2017-01-06 Supreme Court of Texas Requested Response  
2016-11-22 Case forwarded to Court
2016-11-21 Response Waiver filed  
2016-11-17 Petition for Review (Petitioner)  


Party Counsel Role
Youngkin, Bill
Mr. Ty O. Clevenger
Hines, Junior, Billy G.
Mr. Andy E. McSwain
Ms. Lauren E. Jaynes
Mr. Karl C. Hoppess
Mr. Jay B. Goss