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SOUTHERN CRUSHED CONCRETE, LLC v. CITY OF HOUSTON

Oral argument was held on October 15, 2012. The Court issued an opinion resolving the case on February 15, 2013. It then denied rehearing on June 14, 2013 File Closed

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The Court has issued opinions:

Opinion

February 15, 2013

Lehrmann
Jefferson
Hecht
Green
Johnson
Willett
Guzman
Boyd
Devine

Justice Lehrmann delivered the opinion of the Court. PDF

 

Court of Appeals

Appellate District:14th Court of Appeals
Outcome Below:Affirmed
COA Docket No.:14-09-00873-CV
Opinion Author:Honorable Tracy K. Christopher

Trial Court

Trial Court:333rd District Court
County:Harris
Trial Judge:Honorable Joseph J. Halbach
Trial Docket:2008-68402

Docket Entries

Date Event Outcome  
2014-05-16 Case Stored - stored case location updated  
2013-08-09 Case Stored  
  This case was waiting for a possible rehearing motion between June 14, 2013 and August 9, 2013.  
2013-06-14 Motion for Rehearing - Disposed Denied
2013-06-14 Mandate issued  
2013-05-02 Response to Motion for Rehearing (Respondent)  
2013-04-30 Supreme Court of Texas Requested Response  
2013-04-02 Case forwarded to Court
2013-04-02 Motion for Rehearing  
2013-02-26 Motion for Extension of Time to File Motion for Rehearing disposed   Filing granted
2013-02-26 Motion for Extension of Time to File Motion for Rehearing  
2013-02-15 Court approved judgment sent to attorneys of record Issued
2013-02-15 Opinion issued Court of Appeals' judgment reversed & judgment rendered
  This case was awaiting the Court's decision after oral argument between October 15, 2012 and February 15, 2013.  
2012-10-15 Exhibits in case/cause filed (Petitioner)  
2012-10-15 Oral argument  
2012-10-04 Oral Argument Submission Form from Attorney received  
2012-09-11 Oral Argument Submission Form from Attorney received  
2012-09-05 Amicus Curiae Brief received  
  This case was waiting for oral argument between June 22, 2012 and September 5, 2012.  
2012-06-22 Case set for oral argument   Case set for oral argument
2012-06-15 Petition for Review disposed   Filing granted
2012-06-15 Petition for Review granted
2012-05-29 Reply Brief (Petitioner)  
2012-04-27 Motion for Extension of Time disposed.   Filing granted
2012-04-25 Motion for Extension of Time to File Brief filed  
2012-04-23 Brief on the Merits (Respondent)  
2012-03-13 Motion for Extension of Time disposed.   Filing granted
2012-03-09 Motion for Extension of Time to File Brief filed  
2012-03-02 Brief on the Merits (Petitioner)  
2012-02-07 Motion for Extension of Time disposed.   Filing granted
2012-02-07 Motion for Extension of Time to File Brief filed  
2011-12-28 Case Record Filed  
2011-12-23 Motion for Extension of Time disposed.   Filing granted
2011-12-22 Motion for Extension of Time to File Brief filed  
2011-12-19 Record Requested in Petition for Review
2011-12-16 Brief on the Merits Requested  
2011-11-17 Reply to Response (Petitioner)  
2011-10-14 MET to file reply disposed of   Filing granted
2011-10-12 Motion to Extend Time to File Reply filed  
2011-10-12 Amicus Curiae Brief received  
2011-10-03 Response to Petition (Respondent)  
2011-08-23 Motion for Extension of Time disposed.   Filing granted
2011-08-18 Motion for Extension of Time to File Response  
2011-08-05 Supreme Court of Texas Requested Response  
2011-08-02 Amicus Curiae Brief received  
2011-07-26 Case forwarded to Court
2011-07-22 Response Waiver filed  
2011-07-08 Appendix Filed (Petitioner)  
2011-07-08 Petition for Review (Petitioner)  
2011-05-24 Second Motion for Extension of Time to File Petition for Review filed  
2011-05-24 Second Motion for Extension of Time to File Petition for Review disposed   Filing granted
2011-04-15 Motion for Extension of Time to File Petition for Review disposed   Filing granted
2011-04-14 Motion for Extension of Time to File Petition for Review filed  

Parties

Party Counsel Role
Southern Crushed Concrete, LLC
Mr. Derek R. McDonald
Mr. Whitney Louis Swift
Ms. Rebecca Gilliam Hengstenberg
Mr. Benjamin Allen 'Ben' Geslison
Mr. Stephen G. Tipps
Mr. Evan Andrew Young
Ms. Cristina Espinosa Rodriguez
Petitioner
City of Houston
Ms. Lynette Fons
Mr. Angus Joseph Dodson
Ms. Kathy D. Patrick
Ms. Aundrea Kristine Gulley
Mr. David M. Feldman
Ms. Judith Lee Ramsey
Mr. Bertrand L. Pourteau II
Mr. John B. Wallace
Respondent

Amici Curiae

Amicus Curiae Counsel
Texas Aggregates & Concrete Association
Mr. Chesley N. Blevins
Harris County, Texas
Mr. Rock W.A. Owens
Texas Municipal League
Mr. Scott N. Houston
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