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No. 17-0044


A petition was filed on January 20, 2017. The Court requested full merits briefing on March 3, 2017.

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The Court has not issued any opinions in this case.


Court of Appeals

Appellate District:4th Court of Appeals
Outcome Below:Aff/Pt and Rev & Ren/Pt
COA Docket No.:04-16-00632-CV
Opinion Author:Honorable Karen A. Angelini

Trial Court

Trial Court:408th District Court
Trial Judge:Honorable Charles E. Montemayor
Trial Docket:2015-PA-02539

Entries on SCOTX Orders Lists

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Date Event  
2017-04-25 Pet/Rel reply brief on the merits due

Docket Entries

Date Event Outcome  
  This case has been pending on merits briefs.  
2017-04-10 Brief on the Merits (Respondent)  
2017-03-31 Motion for Extension of Time disposed.   Filing granted
2017-03-30 Motion for Extension of Time to File Brief filed  
2017-03-15 Brief on the Merits (Petitioner)  
2017-03-08 Case Record Filed  
2017-03-07 Record Requested in Petition for Review  
2017-03-03 Brief on the Merits Requested  
2017-02-16 Response to Petition (Respondent)  
2017-02-08 Motion for Extension of Time to File Response disposed   Filing granted
2017-02-08 Electronic communication sent to Party  
2017-02-08 Electronic communication received from Party  
2017-02-07 Phone call from Clerk's Office  
2017-02-06 Motion for Extension of Time to File Response  
2017-01-25 Supreme Court of Texas Requested Response  
2017-01-20 Petition for Review (Parental Termination) (Petitioner)  


Party Counsel Role
R., V.
Mr. Shawn D. Sheffield
Mrs. Jeanette B. Sullivan
Texas Department of Family and Protective Services
Mr. Nicolas LaHood
Ms. Kimberly S. Burley
Mr. Andrew N. Warthen
Guardian and Attorney ad Litem
Mr. Joseph K. Bohac
Other Interested Party
B., F.
Mr. Wayne Wood
Other Interested Party