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No. 11-0362
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The Court requested full merits briefing on October 21, 2011. The Court issued an opinion resolving the case on October 26, 2012. File Closed

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Tracking 1 article about this case.

October 28, 2012

Six per curiam opinions, one grant, a case dismissed as moot, and more [Oct. 26, 2012]

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The Court has issued opinions:


October 26, 2012


Per Curiam Opinion PDF


Court of Appeals

Appellate District:9th Court of Appeals
Outcome Below:Aff/Pt and Rev & Rem/Pt
COA Docket No.:09-10-00222-CV
Opinion Author:Honorable Steve McKeithen

Trial Court

Trial Court:88th District Court
Trial Judge:Honorable Earl B. Stover
Trial Docket:49675

Entries on SCOTX Orders Lists

Docket Entries

Date Event Outcome  
2014-05-21 Case Stored - stored case location updated  
2013-01-14 Case Stored  
2012-12-07 Mandate issued  
2012-10-26 Petition for Review granted under TRAP 59.1
2012-10-26 Court approved judgment sent to attorneys of record Issued
2012-10-26 Petition for Review disposed Petition granted pursuant to TRAP 59.1
2012-10-26 Opinion issued Court of Appeals' judgment reversed & judgment rendered
  This case was pending on merits briefs between April 13, 2012 and October 26, 2012.  
2012-04-13 Response to Amicus Curiae Brief filed (Respondent)  
2012-03-20 Amicus Curiae Brief received  
2012-02-27 Reply Brief (Petitioner)  
2012-02-10 Brief on the Merits (Respondent)  
2012-01-12 Motion for Extension of Time disposed.   Filing granted
2012-01-09 Motion for Extension of Time to File Brief filed  
2012-01-03 Letter Filed  
2011-12-07 Designation of Lead Counsel  
2011-12-07 Motion for Extension of Time disposed.   Filing granted
2011-12-07 Motion for Extension of Time to File Brief filed  
2011-11-17 Brief on the Merits (Petitioner)  
2011-10-31 Case Record Filed  
2011-10-25 Record Requested in Petition for Review
2011-10-21 Brief on the Merits Requested  
2011-09-29 Reply to Response (Petitioner)  
2011-09-14 Response to Petition (Respondent)  
2011-08-05 Motion for Extension of Time disposed.   Filing granted
2011-08-03 Response to Motion filed  
2011-07-30 Motion for Extension of Time to File Response  
2011-07-15 Supreme Court of Texas Requested Response  
2011-06-14 Case forwarded to Court
2011-06-07 Response Waiver filed  
2011-05-17 Corrected Petition (Petitioner)  
2011-05-16 Petition for Review (Petitioner)  
2011-05-16 Appendix Filed (Petitioner)  


Party Counsel Role
West Hardin County Consolidated Independent School District
Ms. Adrienne René Butcher
Ms. Carole S. Callaghan
Mr. Todd A. Clark
Poole, Wallace Maury
Mr. Kurt Howard Kuhn
Ms. Sofia Bowden
Mr. Richard L. Coffman

Amicus Curiae

Amicus Curiae Counsel
TASB-Legal Assistance Fund
Mr. Don Wayne Cruse Jr.