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No. 04-0631
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COUNTY OF DALLAS, TEXAS AND DERRICK EVANS, CONSTABLE PRECINCT 7 v. LAMAR WALTON

Oral argument was held on March 22, 2005. The Court issued an opinion resolving the case on February 16, 2007. File Closed

Opinions

February 16, 2007

Hecht
Wainwright
Green
Johnson
Willett

Justice Hecht delivered the opinion of the Court, joined by Justice Wainwright, Justice Green, Justice Johnson, and Justice Willett PDF

Brister
Jefferson
Oneill
Medina

Justice Brister delivered a concurring opinion, joined by Chief Justice Jefferson, Justice O'Neill, and Justice Medina PDF

 

Court of Appeals

Appellate District:5th Court of Appeals
Outcome Below:Reversed/Remanded
COA Docket No.:05-03-00727-CV
Opinion Author:Honorable Kerry P. FitzGerald

Trial Court

Trial Court:68th District Court
County:Dallas
Trial Judge:Honorable Charles Stokes
Trial Docket:01-10451-C

Entries on SCOTX Orders Lists

Docket Entries

Date Event Outcome  
2007-04-11 Case Stored  
2007-04-05 Mandate issued  
2007-02-16 Opinion issued   Court of Appeals' judgment reversed and remanded to trial court
2007-02-16 Court approved judgment sent to attorneys of record Issued
2007-02-16 Concurring Opinion issued.   Issued
  This case was awaiting the Court's decision after oral argument between October 20, 2006 and February 16, 2007.  
2006-10-20 Notice from attorney regarding vacation dates  
  This case was awaiting the Court's decision after oral argument between March 29, 2005 and October 20, 2006.  
2005-03-29 Post submission brief filed (Respondent)  
2005-03-22 Oral argument  
2005-03-17 Call received  
2005-02-28 Reply Brief (Petitioner)  
2005-02-28 Electronic copies of brief posted to website  
2005-02-24 Phone call from Clerk's Office  
2005-02-14 Brief on the Merits (Respondent)  
2005-02-11 Petition for Review granted
2005-02-11 Petition for Review disposed Filing granted
2005-02-11 Case set for oral argument Case set for oral argument
2005-02-10 Electronic copies of brief posted to website  
2005-02-03 Motion for Extension of Time disposed.   Form Letter sent in response to motion for extension of time
2005-02-02 Motion for Extension of Time to File Brief filed  
2005-01-18 Brief on the Merits (Petitioner)  
2005-01-18 Electronic copies of brief posted to website  
2005-01-18 Electronic copies of brief posted to website  
2004-12-29 Record Received (See Remarks)  
2004-12-27 Record Requested in Petition for Review  
2004-12-22 Notice received  
2004-12-16 Brief on the Merits Requested  
2004-10-27 Response to Petition (Respondent)  
2004-10-07 Motion for Extension of Time disposed.   Filing granted
2004-10-05 Certification (various) in case received  
2004-10-05 Motion for Extension of Time to File Response  
2004-09-07 Supreme Court of Texas Requested Response  
2004-08-17 Case forwarded to Court
2004-08-17 Response Waiver filed  
2004-07-14 Appendix Filed (Petitioner)  
2004-07-14 Petition for Review (Petitioner)  

Parties

Party Counsel Role
County of Dallas, Texas
Mr. William T. Hill
Mr. Bart Bevers
Ms. Jana Prigmore Ferguson
Petitioner
Walton, Lamar
Mr. James C. Belt Jr.
Respondent
Evans, Derrick
Ms. Jana Prigmore Ferguson
Petitioner
 
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