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No. 17-0088


A mandamus petition was filed on February 1, 2017. The Court requested full merits briefing on June 23, 2017.

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The Court has not issued any opinions in this case.


Court of Appeals

Appellate District:13th Court of Appeals
Outcome Below:Denied
Opinion Author:Per Curiam

Trial Court

Trial Court:139th District Court
Trial Judge:Honorable Jose Roberto Flores
Trial Docket:C-3223-12-C

Entries on SCOTX Orders Lists


Date Event  
2017-09-27 Pet/Rel reply brief on the merits due
2017-09-12 Respondent/Real party in interest brief on the merit due
2017-08-23 Relator brief on the merits due

Docket Entries

Date Event Outcome  
2017-07-19 Electronic communication sent to Party  
2017-07-19 Electronic communication received from Party  
2017-07-19 Motion for Extension of Time disposed.   Filing granted
2017-07-18 Motion for Extension of Time to File Brief filed  
2017-07-14 Stay Order issued
2017-07-14 Motion to Stay Disposed   Filing granted in part and denied in part
2017-07-13 Response to Motion filed  
2017-07-11 Motion to Stay Filed  
2017-06-23 Brief on the Merits Requested  
  This case was waiting for a decision about briefing or a possible grant between February 21, 2017 and June 23, 2017.  
2017-02-21 Case forwarded to Court
2017-02-13 Response to Petition for Writ of Mandamus Filed (Real Parties in Interest)  
2017-02-07 Motion to Stay Disposed   Filing dismissed as moot
2017-02-03 Letter Filed  
2017-02-03 Phone call from Clerk's Office  
2017-02-03 Supreme Court of Texas Requested Response  
2017-02-01 Motion to Stay Filed  
2017-02-01 Petition for Writ of Mandamus (Relator)  


Party Counsel Role
Texas Department of Public Safety
Mr. James E. Davis
Atty. Gen. W. Kenneth Paxton Jr.
Mr. Jeffrey C. Mateer
Ms. Kara Lynne Kennedy
Ms. Elsa Gir├│n Nava
Mr. Brantley D. Starr
Guzman, Raquel
Ms. Malorie Peacock
Mr. Michael Raphael Cowen
Real Party In Interest