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No. 17-0242
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CITY OF HOUSTON, SYLVESTER TURNER, KELLY DOWE, CHRIS BROWN, BRENDA STARDIG, JERRY DAVIS, ELLEN COHEN, DWIGHT BOYKINS, DAVE MARTIN, STEVE LE, GREG TRAVIS, KARLA CISNEROS, ROBERT GALLEGOS, MIKE LASTER, LARRY GREEN, MIKE KNOX, DAVID ROBINSON, MICHAEL KUBOSH, AMANDA EDWARDS, AND JACK CHRISTIE v. HOUSTON MUNICIPAL EMPLOYEES PENSION SYSTEM

A petition was filed on March 31, 2017. Oral argument was held on March 20, 2018. The Court issued an opinion resolving the case on June 8, 2018.

Opinion

June 8, 2018

Johnson
Hecht
Green
Guzman
Lehrmann
Boyd
Devine
Brown
Blacklock

Justice Johnson delivered the opinion of the Court.View Electronic Briefs | Oral Argument | Video PDF

 

Court of Appeals

Appellate District:14th Court of Appeals
Outcome Below:Aff/Rev & Rend/Rev & Rem
COA Docket No.:14-15-00865-CV
Opinion Author:Honorable Marc W. Brown

Trial Court

Trial Court:333rd District Court
Trial Judge:Honorable Joseph J. Halbach
Trial Docket:2015-35252

Entries on SCOTX Orders Lists

Upcoming

Date Event  
2018-06-25 Motion for rehearing due to be filed.

Docket Entries

Date Event Outcome  
2018-06-08 Court approved judgment sent to attorneys of record Issued
2018-06-08 Opinion issued   Court affirms in part and reverses in part CA judgment and remands to trial court
2018-06-08 Opinion issued Issued
  This case was awaiting the Court's decision after oral argument between April 16, 2018 and June 8, 2018.  
2018-04-16 Post submission brief filed (Petitioner)  
2018-04-10 Post submission brief filed (Petitioner)  
2018-03-20 Oral argument  
2018-03-20 Oral argument  
2018-03-19 Exhibits in case/cause filed  
2018-03-01 Oral Argument Submission Form from Attorney received  
2018-02-27 Oral Argument Submission Form from Attorney received  
2018-02-16 Case set for oral argument   Case set for oral argument
2018-02-16 Case set for oral argument   Case set for oral argument
2018-02-16 Petition for Review disposed Filing granted
2018-02-16 Petition for Review disposed Filing granted
2018-02-16 Petition for Review granted
2018-02-16 Petition for Review granted
2018-01-24 Fully hyperlinked brief filed (Petitioner)  
2018-01-22 Reply Brief (Petitioner)  
2018-01-22 Reply Brief (Petitioner)  
2018-01-18 Motion for Extension of Time disposed.   Filing granted
2018-01-18 Motion for Extension of Time to File Brief filed  
2018-01-18 Motion for Extension of Time to File Brief filed  
2018-01-18 Motion for Extension of Time disposed.   Filing granted
2017-12-15 Motion for Extension of Time to File Brief filed  
2017-12-15 Fully hyperlinked brief filed (Respondent)  
2017-12-15 Motion for Extension of Time disposed.   Filing granted
2017-12-14 Motion for Extension of Time to File Brief filed  
2017-12-14 Motion for Extension of Time disposed.   Filing granted
2017-12-12 Brief on the Merits (Respondent)  
2017-12-12 Brief on the Merits (Respondent)  
2017-11-22 Brief on the Merits (Petitioner)  
2017-11-01 Call received  
2017-10-25 Fully hyperlinked brief filed  
2017-10-24 Motion for Extension of Time to File Brief filed  
2017-10-24 Electronic communication sent to Party  
2017-10-24 Response to Motion filed  
2017-10-24 Motion for Extension of Time disposed.   Filing granted
2017-10-23 Brief on the Merits  
2017-09-25 Case Record Filed  
2017-09-22 Record Requested in Petition for Review  
2017-09-22 Brief on the Merits Requested  
2017-08-23 Fully hyperlinked brief filed  
2017-08-22 Reply to Response  
2017-08-22 Reply to Response  
2017-08-15 Motion to Extend Time to File Reply filed  
2017-08-15 MET to file reply disposed of   Filing granted
2017-08-14 Motion to Extend Time to File Reply filed  
2017-08-14 MET to file reply disposed of   Filing granted
2017-08-01 Fully hyperlinked brief filed (Respondent)  
2017-07-31 Response to Petition (Respondent)  
2017-07-31 Response to Petition (Respondent)  
2017-07-06 Motion for Extension of Time to File Response  
2017-07-06 Motion for Extension of Time disposed.   Filing granted
2017-07-03 Electronic communication sent to Party  
2017-07-03 Electronic communication received from Party  
2017-07-03 Motion for Extension of Time to File Response disposed   Filing granted
2017-06-30 Motion for Extension of Time to File Response  
2017-06-09 Supreme Court of Texas Requested Response  
2017-05-09 Case forwarded to Court
2017-05-09 Case forwarded to Court
2017-05-04 Response Waiver filed  
2017-05-01 Response Waiver filed  
2017-05-01 Petition for Review (Petitioner)  
2017-03-31 Petition for Review #2 (Petitioner)  
2017-03-30 Motion for Extension of Time to File Petition for Review disposed   Filing granted
2017-03-27 Motion for Extension of Time to File Petition for Review filed  
2017-03-27 Response to Motion for Extension of Time to File Petition for Review  

Parties

Party Counsel Role
Dowe, Kelly
Ms. Donna Lynn Edmundson
Mr. David L. Red
Petitioner
Robinson, David
Ms. Donna Lynn Edmundson
Mr. David L. Red
Petitioner
Green, Larry
Mr. David L. Red
Ms. Donna Lynn Edmundson
Petitioner
Cisneros, Karla
Mr. David L. Red
Ms. Donna Lynn Edmundson
Petitioner
Kubosh, Michael
Mr. David L. Red
Ms. Donna Lynn Edmundson
Petitioner
Davis, Jerry
Mr. David L. Red
Ms. Donna Lynn Edmundson
Petitioner
Boykins, Dwight
Ms. Donna Lynn Edmundson
Mr. David L. Red
Petitioner
Le, Steve
Ms. Donna Lynn Edmundson
Mr. David L. Red
Petitioner
Laster, Mike
Mr. David L. Red
Ms. Donna Lynn Edmundson
Petitioner
Gallegos, Robert
Mr. David L. Red
Ms. Donna Lynn Edmundson
Petitioner
Houston Municipal Employee Pension System
Ms. Tina Q. Nguyen
Mr. Travis J. Sales
Mr. Thomas R. Phillips
Mr. Joe Robert Fowler II
Respondent
Cohen, Ellen
Mr. David L. Red
Ms. Donna Lynn Edmundson
Petitioner
Brown, Chris
Ms. Donna Lynn Edmundson
Mr. David L. Red
Petitioner
Turner, Sylvester
Ms. Donna Lynn Edmundson
Mr. David L. Red
Petitioner
Travis, Greg
Mr. David L. Red
Ms. Donna Lynn Edmundson
Petitioner
Martin, Dave
Ms. Donna Lynn Edmundson
Mr. David L. Red
Petitioner
City of Houston
Mr. Ronald C. Lewis
Ms. Judith L. Ramsey
Ms. Donna Lynn Edmundson
Mr. David L. Red
Mr. Fernando De Leon Jr.
Petitioner
Knox, Mike
Ms. Donna Lynn Edmundson
Mr. David L. Red
Petitioner
Edwards, Amanda
Mr. David L. Red
Ms. Donna Lynn Edmundson
Petitioner
Stardig, Brenda
Ms. Donna Lynn Edmundson
Mr. David L. Red
Petitioner
Christie, Jack
Ms. Donna Lynn Edmundson
Mr. David L. Red
Petitioner
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