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No. 17-0138


A petition was filed on April 10, 2017. The Court requested a response, which was filed on July 17, 2017. The petition remains pending.

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The Court has not issued any opinions in this case.


Court of Appeals

Appellate District:9th Court of Appeals
Outcome Below:Dismissed
COA Docket No.:09-16-00456-CV
Opinion Author:Honorable Leanne Johnson

Trial Court

Trial Court:435th District Court
Trial Judge:Honorable Patricia (Patty) Maginnis
Trial Docket:05-06-04904-CV

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Docket Entries

Date Event Outcome  
2017-10-30 Description of document returned to Supreme Court  
2017-10-11 Case Record Filed  
2017-10-10 Notice from Counsel of a change in address  
2017-09-28 Referral to Pro Bono Program - Letter sent to All Counsel of Record and Program Liason  
2017-09-26 Notice from Counsel of a change in address  
2017-09-22 Record Requested in Petition for Review  
  This case was waiting for a decision about briefing or a possible grant between August 1, 2017 and September 22, 2017.  
2017-08-01 Letter sent to parties from Supreme Court - See Remarks  
2017-07-31 Document filed (see remarks)  
2017-07-17 Response to Petition (Respondent)  
2017-06-30 Supreme Court of Texas Requested Response  
2017-05-30 Case forwarded to Court
2017-05-25 Affidavit of Inability to Pay Court Costs  
2017-05-02 Notice requesting filing fee  
2017-04-17 Response Waiver filed  
2017-04-11 Notice requesting filing fee  
2017-04-10 Petition for Review (Petitioner)  
2017-03-06 Motion for Extension of Time to File Petition for Review disposed   Filing granted
2017-03-02 Notice requesting filing fee  
2017-02-16 Electronic communication received from Party  
2017-02-15 Motion for Extension of Time to File Petition for Review filed  
2017-02-15 Notice requesting filing fee  
2017-02-15 Electronic communication sent to Party  


Party Counsel Role
The State of Texas, Special Prosecution Unit
Ms. Erin K. Faseler
Ms. Melinda M. Fletcher
Goodwin, Richard Darren
Mr. Richard Darren Goodwin