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A mandamus petition was filed on February 9, 2017. The Court requested full merits briefing on September 22, 2017. The Court issued an opinion resolving the case on June 22, 2018.


June 22, 2018


Per Curiam OpinionView Electronic Briefs | Oral Argument N/A | Video N/A PDF


Court of Appeals

Appellate District:2nd Court of Appeals
Outcome Below:Denied
COA Docket No.:02-16-00405-CV
Opinion Author:Per Curiam

Trial Court

Trial Court:236th District Court
Trial Judge:Honorable Thomas Wilson Lowe
Trial Docket:236-281814-15

Entries on SCOTX Orders Lists


Date Event  
2018-07-09 Motion for rehearing due to be filed.

Docket Entries

Date Event Outcome  
2018-06-22 Petition for Writ of Mandamus disposed Petition granted pursuant to TRAP 52.8(c)
2018-06-22 Mandamus granted pursuant to TRAP 52.8
2018-06-22 Opinion issued   Writ of Mandamus conditionally granted
  This case was pending on merits briefs between November 28, 2017 and June 22, 2018.  
2017-11-28 Reply Brief (Relator)  
2017-11-13 Brief on the Merits (Real Parties in Interest)  
2017-10-23 Brief on the Merits (Relator)  
2017-09-22 Brief on the Merits Requested  
  This case was waiting for a decision about briefing or a possible grant between May 31, 2017 and September 22, 2017.  
2017-05-31 Response to Petition for Writ of Mandamus Filed (Real Parties in Interest)  
2017-05-02 Motion for Extension of Time to File Response disposed   Filing granted
2017-05-01 Motion for Extension of Time to File Response  
2017-05-01 Electronic communication sent to Party  
2017-03-31 Supreme Court of Texas Requested Response  
2017-02-28 Case forwarded to Court
2017-02-09 Case Record Filed  
2017-02-09 Petition for Writ of Mandamus (Relator)  


Party Counsel Role
Two For Freedom, LLC d/b/a/ Mary's Outpost #1
Mr. Jay R. Harris
Mr. Gregory R. Ave
Mr. Randall G. Walters
Real Party In Interest
Dawson, Melissa
Ms. Tara Gilmore-Low
Mr. Frederick T. Dunbar