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No. 17-0521


A petition was filed on August 15, 2017. The Court requested full merits briefing on December 15, 2017.

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The Court has not issued any opinions in this case.


Court of Appeals

Appellate District:3rd Court of Appeals
Outcome Below:Reverse & Render
COA Docket No.:03-16-00473-CV
Opinion Author:Honorable David E. Puryear

Trial Court

Trial Court:353rd District Court
Trial Judge:Honorable Timothy M. Sulak
Trial Docket:D-1-GN-13-001797

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Date Event  
2018-03-13 Pet/Rel reply brief on the merits due
2018-02-26 Respondent/Real party in interest brief on the merit due

Docket Entries

Date Event Outcome  
2018-02-06 Brief on the Merits (Petitioner)  
2018-01-04 Phone call from Clerk's Office  
2018-01-04 Motion for Extension of Time to File Brief filed  
2018-01-04 Motion for Extension of Time disposed.   Filing granted
2018-01-04 Affidavit of Inability to Pay Court Costs  
2018-01-03 Case Record Filed  
2017-12-18 Record Requested in Petition for Review  
2017-12-15 Brief on the Merits Requested  
2017-12-05 Reply to Response (Petitioner)  
2017-11-01 Motion to Extend Time to File Reply filed  
2017-11-01 MET to file reply disposed of   Filing granted
2017-10-30 Response to Petition (Respondent)  
2017-09-29 Supreme Court of Texas Requested Response  
2017-08-29 Case forwarded to Court
2017-08-23 Response Waiver filed  
2017-08-15 Petition for Review (Petitioner)  
2017-06-30 Motion for Extension of Time to File Petition for Review disposed   Filing granted
2017-06-29 Motion for Extension of Time to File Petition for Review filed  


Party Counsel Role
A., E.
Mr. Damaris Chavez
Mr. Morgan A. Rogers
Mr. Doug W. Ray
Texas Department of Family and Protective Services
Mr. Jeffrey C. Mateer
Ms. Nichole Beth Bunker-Henderson
Mr. James E. Davis
Atty. Gen. W. Kenneth Paxton Jr.
Mr. Brantley D. Starr
Ms. Kimberly L. Fuchs