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The Court requested full merits briefing on December 19, 2014. The Court issued an opinion resolving the case on July 24, 2015. File Closed

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August 28, 2015

Final Friday of the Texas Supreme Court’s 2014-2015 term (Aug. 28, 2015)

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July 24, 2015


Per Curiam OpinionView Electronic Briefs | Oral Argument N/A | Video N/A PDF


Court of Appeals

Appellate District:13th Court of Appeals
Outcome Below:Reverse & Render
COA Docket No.:13-13-00088-CV
Opinion Author:Honorable Rogelio Valdez

Trial Court

Trial Court:156th District Court
County:San Patricio
Trial Judge:Honorable Joel B. Johnson
Trial Docket:S-11-6088-CV-B

Entries on SCOTX Orders Lists

Docket Entries

Date Event Outcome  
2015-09-03 Mandate issued  
2015-09-03 Case Stored  
2015-07-24 Court approved judgment sent to attorneys of record Issued
2015-07-24 Petition for Review disposed Petition granted pursuant to TRAP 59.1
2015-07-24 Opinion issued   Court of Appeals' judgment reversed and remanded to Court of Appeals
2015-07-24 Petition for Review granted under TRAP 59.1
  This case was pending on merits briefs between March 31, 2015 and July 24, 2015.  
2015-03-31 Reply Brief  
2015-03-16 Brief on the Merits (Respondent)  
2015-02-19 Motion for Extension of Time to File Brief filed  
2015-02-19 Motion for Extension of Time disposed.   Filing granted
2015-02-11 Notice of Appearance  
2015-01-20 Brief on the Merits (Petitioner)  
2015-01-08 Letter Filed  
2015-01-07 Case Record Filed  
2015-01-07 Call received  
2014-12-30 Motion for Extension of Time to File Brief filed  
2014-12-30 Motion for Extension of Time disposed.   Filing granted
2014-12-23 Record Requested in Petition for Review  
2014-12-19 Brief on the Merits Requested  
2014-11-25 Reply to Response (Petitioner)  
2014-11-10 Response to Petition (Respondent)  
2014-10-14 Motion for Extension of Time disposed.   Filing granted
2014-10-10 Motion for Extension of Time to File Response  
2014-09-19 Supreme Court of Texas Requested Response  
2014-08-19 Case forwarded to Court
2014-07-14 Petition for Review (Petitioner)  


Party Counsel Role
City of Ingleside, Texas
Ms. Shirley Selz
Mr. Michael Gene Morris
Mr. John C. Holmgreen Jr.
City of Corpus Christi, Texas
Mr. Carlos Valdez
Mr. Barney L. Knight
Mr. Mark William DeKoch
Mr. John Brandon Martinez
Mr. Jody Leake
Mr. Miles Risley
Ms. Marion M. Reilly