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Recent Denials and Dismissals

 

These cases have been denied review by the Court. No motion for rehearing is currently pending.

Docket Case Name Decision Date
15-0917 MICHAEL QUINN SULLIVAN v. TEXAS ETHICS COMMISSION 2017-02-17
16-0132 THE STATE OF TEXAS v. APPROXIMATELY $31,421.00 (FREDI AZUARA-ENRIQUEZ) 2017-02-17
15-0653 THE CITY OF HOUSTON, TEXAS v. THE BOARD OF TRUSTEES OF THE HOUSTON FIREFIGHTERS' RELIEF AND RETIREMENT FUND 2017-02-17
16-0423 KENNETH EDD MCGOWAN v. TRACTOR SUPPLY CO. OF TEXAS L.P. 2017-02-17
16-0407 IN RE KENNETH H. ARCHIBALD AND ARCHIBALD & ASSOCIATES, INC. 2017-02-17
16-0569 IES COMMERCIAL, INC. v. CAPSTONE BUILDING CORPORATION 2017-02-17
16-0467 CHAMBERS COUNTY, TEXAS v. PELCO CONSTRUCTION CO. 2017-02-17
16-0462 EL PASO COUNTY, TEXAS v. MARY LOU VASQUEZ 2017-02-17
15-0904 PLAINS PIPELINE, L.P. v. BP OIL PIPELINE COMPANY 2017-02-17
16-0575 IN THE INTEREST OF A CHILD 2017-02-17
16-0576 CYNTHIA WALKER, INDIVIDUALLY AND ON BEHALF OF THE ESTATE OF NORMAN WALKER; STEPHEN WALKER; STEPHANIE WALKER HATTON; JORDAN WALKER; AND CAREN ANN JOHNSON v. UME, INC. D/B/A CAMP HUACO SPRINGS; WWGAF, INC. D/B/A ROCKIN' RIVER RIDES; WILLIAM GEORGE RIVERS; AND RICHARD DUANE RIVERS 2017-02-17
16-0616 MAVERICK AGGREGATES, INC. v. METSO MINERALS INDUSTRIES, INC. 2017-02-17
16-0652 IN RE FIRST TRANSIT, INC. AND LATOSHA R. EMANUEL 2017-02-17
16-0300 KHANH DAO v. ELISSA GARCIA ON BEHALF OF THE ESTATE OF ROJELIO SALINAS, JR. AND ROJELIO SALINAS, SR. 2017-02-17
16-0284 JEFFERSON COUNTY, TEXAS v. NORYOUR AKINS 2017-02-17
16-0728 HARRIS COUNTY, TEXAS v. GERALD KNAPP & NARCISO AURIOLES 2017-02-17
16-0674 BRIAN RUSSELL AND RONALD RUMPF v. TEXAS DEPARTMENT OF CRIMINAL JUSTICE 2017-02-17
16-0701 RICHARD A. DUNSMORE v. JAMES J. HANLEY 2017-02-17
16-0712 JAMES ERNEST MAGERA v. MELANIE DAWN BUCKLEY 2017-02-17
16-0286 AMERISURE MUTUAL INSURANCE CO. v. FRANCISCO CHAMUL 2017-02-17
16-0399 WILLIAM M. STEWART v. THE CITY OF AUSTIN FIREFIGHTERS AND POLICE OFFICERS’ CIVIL SERVICE COMMISSION, DIRECTOR MARK WASHINGTON, CHIEF ARTURO ACEVEDO, AND THE CITY OF AUSTIN, TEXAS 2017-02-17
16-0150 THE UNIVERSITY OF TEXAS M.D. ANDERSON CANCER CENTER v. KAREN JONES 2017-02-17
16-0074 LIBERTY SURPLUS INSURANCE CORPORATION AND COMMERCE & INDUSTRY INSURANCE COMPANY v. EXXON MOBIL CORPORATION 2017-02-17
16-0306 KMART STORES OF TEXAS, LLC AND SEARS HOLDINGS MANAGEMENT CORPORATION v. NORMA RAMIREZ 2017-02-17
16-0384 THORA O. ROURK, ET AL. v. CAMERON COUNTY APPRAISAL DISTRICT AND FRUTOSO M. GOMEZ, JR. 2017-02-17
16-0823 125 INTERESTS, INC., 6219 INTERESTS, LTD. N/K/A 5600 INTERESTS, LTD. AND DAVID NEAL GREENBERG v. JIM-DANIELS NNAH 2017-02-17
16-0855 DORIS BARAHONA v. AN QUOC NGUYEN, NGA THU NGUYEN, AND CIRCLE VENTURES, INC. 2017-02-17
16-0482 FITNESS INTERNATIONAL, LLC v. GLENN HEGAR, COMPTROLLER OF PUBLIC ACCOUNTS OF THE STATE OF TEXAS, AND KEN PAXTON, ATTORNEY GENERAL OF THE STATE OF TEXAS 2017-02-17
16-0124 DAVID W. LAWTON, INDIVIDUALLY, AS FORMER INDEPENDENT EXECUTOR OF THE ESTATE OF JOSEPH G. LAWTON, DECEASED, AND AS FORMER AGENT FOR JOSEPH G. LAWTON UNDER A POWER OF ATTORNEY v. JOHN LAWTON 2017-02-17
16-0880 CITY OF PLAINVIEW TEXAS, WILLIAM MULL, IN HIS OFFICIAL CAPACITY AS CHIEF OF POLICE OF THE CITY OF PLAINVIEW POLICE DEPARTMENT AND KEN COUGHLIN, IN HIS OFFICIAL CAPACITY AS CHIEF OF POLICE OF THE CITY OF PLAINVIEW POLICE DEPARTMENT v. KOREY FERGUSON 2017-02-17
16-0673 MARY FRANCES HUGHES, INDIVIDUALLY AND ON BEHALF OF HUGHES FAMILY FUNERAL HOME, INC. AND CROWN HILL MEMORIAL PARK AND MAUSOLEUM, INC. v. RHONDA HUGHES MONTEE, JAMES MONTEE, AND HUGHES FAMILY FUNERAL HOME, INC. AND CROWN HILL MEMORIAL PARK AND MAUSOLEUM, INC. 2017-02-17
16-0514 MORGAN KEEGAN & CO., INC. AND MORGAN ASSET MANAGEMENT, INC. v. PURDUE AVENUE INVESTORS LP AND DANA HOWARD, AS TRUSTEE OF THE MOLLY A. HOWARD TRUST 2017-02-17
16-0915 NORTH TOWN DEVELOPMENT, INC. AND GATEWAY CENTENNIAL DEVELOPMENT, CO. (SUCCESSORS-IN-INTEREST TO TRAUTMANN INVESTMENT PROPERTIES, LTD.) v. CITY OF LAREDO, TEXAS 2017-02-17
15-0685 RETAKA ROMEO NELSON v. SHANNON BROCHETTE NELSON 2017-02-17
16-0029 ROSCOE F. "TREY" WHITE, III, WHITE VENTURES ENERGY LLC AND TRI-PROPRTIES, LTD. v. MICHAEL POTTORFF AND MONICA FABBIO, DERIVATELY ON BEHALF OF INVESTORS GROUP, LLC F/K/A WE INVESTORS GROUP, LLC 2017-02-17
16-0133 APC HOMEMAKER SERVICES, INC. v. ELVIRA PANDO 2017-02-17
16-0101 0.089 ACRES OF LAND BLK. 015, LOT: 12, ADDN: SUPERIOR SEC 3 PHYSICALLY LOCATED AT 3607 TAMPICO DR., MIDLAND, TEXAS, MIDLAND COUNTY, TEXAS v. STATE OF TEXAS 2017-02-17
17-0005 IN RE WHITEHEAD 633, LTD., AND WHITEHEAD 633 I, LLC 2017-02-10
16-1029 LATASHA JAMES v. THOMAS W. KRUDEWIG CRNA, PLLC 2017-02-10
17-0003 IN THE INTEREST OF R.A.L., M.N.M. AND J.A.M., CHILDREN 2017-02-10
16-0981 ANDREW H. JACKSON v. JOHN W. JACKSON, VICTORIA JACKSON BANNISTER, MELINDA L. JACKSON, AS EXECUTRIX OF THE ESTATE OF MONROE SCOTT JACKSON II, LINDA M. WELTY, O.B. JACKSON, JR., GAINES BRADFORD JACKSON, SUSAN D. HENSLEY, AND MARJORYE M. HELDT 2017-02-10
16-0844 ALI YAZDCHI v. MIKE JONES AND SAM ADAMO 2017-02-10
16-0977 FRANCES K. GRAHAM v. LNV CORPORATION 2017-02-10
16-0988 IN THE MATTER OF C.M.M. 2017-02-10
16-1035 HARVEY L. SCHWARTZ, DECEASED, BY AND THROUGH THE INDEPENDENT EXECUTOR OF THE ESTATE OF HARVEY L. SCHWARTZ, KENNETH C. SCHWARTZ v. THE ESTATE OF DOROTHY J. SCHWARTZ, DECEASED; MICHAEL WAYNE TAYLOR; AND TANA SUE PYSSEN 2017-02-10
17-0084 IN RE BRANDI K. STOKES 2017-02-10
16-0832 ALBERT PORTER v. THE STATE OF TEXAS 2017-02-10
17-0015 IN RE ALEXANDER HERNANDEZ 2017-02-10
17-0014 IN RE COMMITMENT OF DENNIS WAYNE CLEMONS 2017-02-10
16-0686 IN RE ROBERTO CARLOS MENDIVES, SR. 2017-02-10
16-0912 DANA DUTSCHMANN AND KEVIN BIERWIRTH v. FEDERAL NATIONAL MORTGAGE ASSOCIATION 2017-02-10
16-0838 MERIDIAN LTC, LTD., F/K/A TUMBLEWEED CARE CENTER; THEORA MANAGEMENT SYSTEMS, INC., GENERAL PARTNER OF MERIDIAN LTC, LTD.; SCOTT STEVEN SPORE; ROBERT TIMOTHY RICE, INDEPENDENT EXECUTOR OF THE ESTATE OF KENNETH MICHAEL RICE; AND MARIA STELLA BRIONES v. LOUIS D. BYERS, INDEPENDENT ADMINISTRATOR OF THE ESTATE OF WILLIE JOE BYERS 2017-02-03
16-0962 PATRICK OLAJIDE AKINWAMIDE v. TRANSPORTATION INSURANCE COMPANY, CNA INSURANCE COMPANY AND AUTOMATIC DATA PROCESSING, INC. 2017-02-03
16-1017 RENE CERVANTES v. LISA M. CERVANTES 2017-02-03
16-0898 IN RE CCI GULF COAST UPSTREAM, LLC 2017-02-03
16-0766 EZRA PLEASANT v. TRAVIS COUNTY DISTRICT ATTORNEY 2017-02-03
16-0634 IN THE INTEREST OF B.D., E.D., AND M.D., CHILDREN 2017-02-03
16-1003 IN THE INTEREST OF L.T.B. AND L.M.A., CHILDREN 2017-02-03
16-1002 IN RE JEAN-MICHEL GUERIN v. OPEN 2017-02-03
17-0042 IN RE HALLIBURTON ENERGY SERVICES, INC. D/B/A HALLIBURTON AND JUAN JOSE SALOMON 2017-02-01
16-0949 IN RE COMMITMENT OF CEBERO GARCIA OCHOA 2017-01-27
16-1011 IN RE FRANK J. MORDENTE 2017-01-27
16-1001 IN THE INTEREST OF D.D., A CHILD 2017-01-27
16-0649 CASSANDRA LAMPKIN v. LYNN BROCK 2017-01-20
16-0009 IN RE CITY OF ROSENBERG 2017-01-20
16-0695 CANDIS MORA, ET AL. v. NEW HAMPSHIRE INSURANCE COMPANY 2017-01-20
16-0667 TRACEY W. MURPHY v. CHRISTOPHER PAULEY, ET AL. 2017-01-20
16-0926 IN RE MARIA SANTOS LOPEZ DOMINGUEZ, ET AL. 2017-01-20
16-0552 JAMES D. SANFORD, AS CO-TRUSTEE OF THE BARBARA A. SLOAN FAMILY TRUST, THE BARBARA A. SLOAN GST EXEMPT TRUST AND THE BARBARA A. SLOAN NON-GST EXEMPT TRUST – MARITAL v. SHAWN WOLFE, AS THE INDEPENDENT EXECUTOR OF THE ESTATE OF HOLLIS GLEN SLOAN 2017-01-20
16-0414 HIGHLAND CORYELL RANCH, LLC v. MARK DAVIS 2017-01-20
16-0812 DAVID K. NORVELLE AND SYLVIA NORVELLE v. BEAULY, LLC 2017-01-20
17-0024 IN RE NATURAL SODA, LLC 2017-01-20
16-0792 IN RE JEREMY LIEBBE 2017-01-20
16-0871 DANIEL FRANKLIN v. CRYSTAL REYES, ET AL. 2017-01-20
15-1001 CITY OF ROSENBERG v. THE STATE OF TEXAS 2017-01-20
15-0883 THREE RIVERS OPERATING COMPANY AND THREE RIVERS ACQUISITION LLC v. MRC PERMIAN COMPANY AND JOE FORAN 2017-01-20
16-0828 D & R CONSTRUCTORS, INC., MICHAEL RUSHING, STEPHANIE RUSHING, PENN RUSHING AND FLORENCE RUSHING v. TEXAS GULF ENERGY, INC. ON BEHALF OF CS BANKERS V LLC AND TEXAS GULF FABRICATORS 2017-01-20
16-0903 CHARLES RODRIGUEZ v. MIDFIRST BANK 2017-01-20
16-0921 IN THE MATTER OF C.B.L., A JUVENILE 2017-01-20
16-0943 ESTATE OF JOE D. WHITTENBURG, JR., DECEASED 2017-01-20
16-0999 ROSE DONALDSON v. JPMORGAN CHASE BANK, NATIONAL ASSOCIATION, AS SUCCESSOR BY MERGER TO CHASE HOME FINANCE, LLC 2017-01-20
16-0059 IN THE INTEREST OF J.L.H. 2017-01-20
16-0965 IN THE INTEREST OF E.W.T. AND I.G.T., CHILDREN 2017-01-20
16-0233 IN RE ABRAM CHARLES RABINOWITZ 2017-01-20
16-0361 CHRISTOPHER MANN AND GWENDA MANN v. RUDIS ROBLES AND CLAUDIA FLORES ROBLES 2017-01-20
16-0400 AUSTIN GREGORY CROOM v. CASEY LEE CROOM 2017-01-20
16-0500 LUTHER W. COBB, SR. v. MARILENE F. COBB 2017-01-20
16-0408 ELDORADO LAND CO., L.P. v. CITY OF MCKINNEY 2017-01-20
16-0997 IN THE INTEREST OF L.A.M., A CHILD 2017-01-20
16-0472 IN RE POLY-AMERICA L.P. 2017-01-20
16-0995 STRAD ENERGY SERVICES USA, LTD.; STRAD ENERGY SERVICES, LTD.; & STRAD OILFIELD SERVICES, INC. v. EDWARD BERNAL 2017-01-20
16-0470 IN THE INTEREST OF M.G.N. AND A.C.N., MINOR CHILDREN 2017-01-20
16-0540 ELIZABETH KING, M.D., AND NORTHEAST OB/GYN ASSOCIATES, PLLC v. HOPE KELLEY 2017-01-20
16-0522 IN RE ZAHIR QUERISHI 2017-01-20
16-0548 MICHAEL STRNAD v. HAPPY JACK RANCH, INC. AND FREDERICK J. BEHREND 2017-01-20
16-0586 IN THE INTERESTS OF S.L.S., S.S. AND S.L.S., CHILDREN 2017-01-20
16-0580 ORION MARINE CONSTRUCTION, INC. F/K/A KING FISHER MARINE SERVICE, L.P. v. HECTOR DE LEON 2017-01-20
16-0589 MORENIKE JAIYEOBA v. COUNTRY TITLE, L.L.C. 2017-01-20
16-0612 SHIRLEY HALE MATHIS, PERMANENT GUARDIAN OF THE ESTATE OF CARLOS Y. BENAVIDES, JR. v. LETICIA R. BENAVIDES 2017-01-20
16-0618 MARSHA ARD-PHILLIPS v. STEVEN W. ARD 2017-01-20
16-0603 TULSIDAS KURUVANKA, M.D., ET AL. v. SHAN KOVALY 2017-01-20
16-0683 IN RE CVR ENERGY, INC. CVR PARTNERS, LP, CVR REFINING, LP AND GARY-WILLIAMS ENERGY COMPANY, LLC 2017-01-20
15-0725 DEBRA HREN v. RECRUITING PARTNERS GP, INC. D/B/A KINNEY RECRUITING, INC. 2017-01-20
16-0318 IN RE ENTERPRISE BEAUMONT MARINE WEST, L.P. F/K/A OILTANKING BEAUMONT PARTNERS, L.P. AND ENTERPRISE BEAUMONT MARINE WEST GP, L.L.C. F/K/A OILTAKING BEAUMONT GP, L.L.C. 2017-01-20
16-1032 IN RE OXY INGLESIDE OIL PIPELINE, LLC 2017-01-18
16-0905 IN THE MATTER OF M.C., A JUVENILE 2017-01-13
16-0801 JORGE FALCON v. TEXAS PUBLIC SAFETY COMMISSION 2017-01-13
16-0978 IN THE INTEREST OF A.C.Y. AND A.T.Y., CHILDREN 2017-01-13
16-0942 IN RE COMMITMENT OF ROBERT BURNS MCCALL 2017-01-13
16-0950 IN THE INTEREST OF D.M.R., D.M.R., AND D.L.R. III, CHILDREN 2017-01-13
16-0989 IN THE INTEREST OF T.J.F., JR., M.S.F. AND K.M.T., CHILDREN 2017-01-13
16-0635 IN THE INTEREST OF A.V., A CHILD 2017-01-13
16-0976 IN THE MATTER OF THE MARRIAGE OF JAMES A. MOBLEY AND SUE KILLGORE MOBLEY 2017-01-13
16-1028 IN RE RAY FISCHER AND RY FISCHER & ASSOCIATES, INC. 2017-01-11
16-0789 IN THE ESTATE OF RUBY RENEE BYROM, DECEASED 2017-01-06
16-0923 IN THE INTEREST OF B.A.B, K.R.D., J.L.D., AND I.L.D., CHILDREN 2017-01-06
16-0818 ERNEST K. BANKAS v. MAUREEN BANKAS 2016-12-29
16-0394 IN THE INTEREST OF K.O., A.O., AND O.O., CHILDREN 2016-12-16
16-0352 IN RE CHARLES ANTHONY ALLEN, SR. 2016-11-10
16-0268 NABORS WELL SERVICES, LTD. F/K/A POOL COMPANY TEXAS, LTD. AND LAURO BERNAL GARCIA v. ASUNCION ROMERO, ET AL. 2016-08-26
16-0187 MEHMET TURAN ERKAN v. HABIBE NALAN ERKAN 2016-05-20
16-0239 STEVEN PAINTER, ET AL. v. SANDRIDGE ENERGY, INC. 2016-05-13
15-1000 PABLO SOLIZ v. STATE OF TEXAS 2016-04-22