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No. 17-0863
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The Court requested full merits briefing on February 16, 2018. The Court issued an opinion resolving the case on November 16, 2018. File Closed


November 16, 2018


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


Court of Appeals

Appellate District:12th Court of Appeals
Outcome Below:Denied
COA Docket No.:12-17-00178-CV
Opinion Author:Honorable Gregory W. Neeley

Trial Court

Trial Court:4th District Court
Trial Judge:Honorable J. Clay Gossett
Trial Docket:96-123A

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Docket Entries

Date Event Outcome  
2019-01-09 Certified cys of cost bill sent to attys of record  
  This case was waiting for a possible rehearing motion between November 16, 2018 and January 9, 2019.  
2018-11-16 Petition for Writ of Mandamus disposed Petition granted pursuant to TRAP 52.8(c)
2018-11-16 Mandamus granted pursuant to TRAP 52.8
2018-11-16 Opinion issued   Writ of Mandamus conditionally granted
  This case was pending on merits briefs between April 24, 2018 and November 16, 2018.  
2018-04-24 Reply Brief (Relator)  
2018-04-05 Brief on the Merits (Real Parties in Interest)  
2018-03-19 Brief on the Merits (Relator)  
2018-02-16 Brief on the Merits Requested  
2018-01-31 Reply to Petition for Writ of Mandamus (Relator)  
2017-12-18 Call received  
2017-12-14 Response to Petition for Writ of Mandamus Filed (Real Parties in Interest)  
2017-12-14 Supplement to Clerk's/Reporter's Record  
2017-12-01 Supreme Court of Texas Requested Response  
2017-10-31 Case forwarded to Court
2017-10-19 Petition for Writ of Mandamus (Relator)  


Party Counsel Role
Long, Larry
Mr. Ron L. Adkison
Mr. F. Franklin Honea
Real Party In Interest
Castle Texas Production Limited Partnership
Mr. E. Glenn Thames Jr.
Mr. Ronald D. Stutes
Long, Allan
Mr. F. Franklin Honea
Mr. Ron L. Adkison
Real Party In Interest
Adamson, Sammy
Mr. Ron L. Adkison
Mr. F. Franklin Honea
Real Party In Interest