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No. 04-0515
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STEPHEN F. AUSTIN STATE UNIVERSITY v. DIANE FLYNN

Oral argument was held on October 19, 2006. The Court issued an opinion resolving the case on June 29, 2007. File Closed

Opinions

June 29, 2007

Medina
Jefferson
Hecht
Oneill
Wainwright
Brister
Green
Johnson
Willett

Justice Medina delivered the opinion of the Court, in which Chief Justice Jefferson, Justice O'Neill, Justice Brister, Justice Green, and Justice Johnson joined, and in all but Part III of which Justice Hecht, Justice Wainwright, and Justice Willett joined. PDF

Hecht
Wainwright
Willett

Justice Hecht delivered a concurring opinion, in which Justice Wainwright and Justice Willett joined. PDF

 

Court of Appeals

Appellate District:12th Court of Appeals
Outcome Below:Affirmed
COA Docket No.:12-03-00240-CV
Opinion Author:Honorable Justice Diane DeVasto

Trial Court

Trial Court:145th District Court
County:Nacogdoches
Trial Judge:Honorable Campbell Cox
Trial Docket:C17,675-2001

Entries on SCOTX Orders Lists

Docket Entries

Date Event Outcome  
2007-11-15 Case Stored  
  This case was waiting for a possible rehearing motion between September 12, 2007 and November 15, 2007.  
2007-09-12 Mandate issued  
  This case was waiting for a possible rehearing motion between June 29, 2007 and September 12, 2007.  
2007-06-29 Concurring Opinion issued. Issued
2007-06-29 Opinion issued Court of Appeals' judgment reversed & judgment rendered
2007-06-29 Court approved judgment sent to attorneys of record Issued
  This case was awaiting the Court's decision after oral argument between October 19, 2006 and June 29, 2007.  
2006-10-19 Oral argument  
2006-10-06 Electronic copies of brief posted to website  
2006-10-06 Electronic copies of brief posted to website  
  This case was waiting for oral argument between August 7, 2006 and October 6, 2006.  
2006-08-07 Address Change  
2006-07-10 Electronic copies of brief posted to website  
2006-07-10 Electronic copies of brief posted to website  
2006-07-10 Electronic copies of brief posted to website  
2006-07-10 Electronic copies of brief posted to website  
2006-07-10 Electronic copies of brief posted to website  
2006-07-10 Electronic copies of brief posted to website  
2006-07-07 Petition for Review granted
2006-07-07 Case set for oral argument   Case set for oral argument
2006-07-07 Motion to re-set submission date disposed   Filing dismissed as moot
2006-06-30 Motion to re-set submission date filed.  
2006-06-30 Petition for Review disposed Filing granted
2006-06-23 Letter brief (Petitioner)  
  This case was pending on merits briefs between February 17, 2005 and June 23, 2006.  
2005-02-17 Letter brief (Petitioner)  
2005-02-09 Reply Brief (Petitioner)  
2005-01-26 Brief on the Merits (Respondent)  
2005-01-24 Call received  
2005-01-24 Motion for Extension of Time disposed.   Filing granted
2005-01-03 Notice requesting filing fee  
2005-01-03 Motion for Extension of Time to File Brief filed  
2004-12-20 Brief on the Merits (Petitioner)  
2004-11-09 Motion for Extension of Time disposed.   Filing granted
2004-11-08 Motion for Extension of Time to File Brief filed  
2004-10-29 Record Received (See Remarks)  
2004-10-26 Record Requested in Petition for Review  
2004-10-19 Brief on the Merits Requested  
2004-09-16 Reply to Response (Petitioner)  
2004-09-01 Response to Petition (Respondent)  
2004-08-23 Motion for Extension of Time disposed.   Filing granted
2004-08-20 Motion for Extension of Time to File Response  
2004-07-21 Supreme Court of Texas Requested Response  
2004-07-20 Case forwarded to Court
2004-07-19 Response Waiver filed  
2004-06-29 Petition for Review (Petitioner)  
2004-06-29 Appendix Filed (Petitioner)  
2004-06-02 Motion for Extension of Time to File Petition for Review disposed   Filing granted
2004-06-02 Motion for Extension of Time to File Petition for Review filed  

Parties

Party Counsel Role
Stephen F. Austin State University
Mr. Rance L. Craft
Attorney General Greg W. Abbott
Mr. Barry Ross McBee
Mr. Edward D. Burbach
Mr. Rafael Edward Cruz
Mr. John P. Giberson
Ms. Brenda E. Brockner
Mr. Kent Sullivan
Petitioner
Flynn, Diane
Mr. Thomas Stefan Allen
Respondent
 
 
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