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No. 19-0803
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A petition was filed on September 9, 2019. The Court denied review of the petition on January 17, 2020. A motion for rehearing was filed on February 3, 2020.

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Court of Appeals

Appellate District:13th Court of Appeals
Outcome Below:Affirmed
COA Docket No.:03-17-00613-CV
Opinion Author:Honorable Gregory Thomas Perkes

Trial Court

Trial Court:Probate Court No 1
Trial Judge:Honorable Guy S. Herman
Trial Docket:C-1-PB-17-001315

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Docket Entries

Date Event Outcome  
2020-02-04 Case forwarded to Court
2020-02-03 Motion for Rehearing  
2020-01-17 Petition for Review disposed   Denied with Justice not sitting.
2019-12-23 Reply to Response (Petitioner)  
2019-12-22 Amicus Curiae Brief received  
2019-12-12 Response to Petition (Respondent)  
2019-11-08 Motion for Extension of Time to File Response disposed   Filing granted
2019-11-08 Call received  
2019-11-08 Motion for Extension of Time to File Response  
2019-10-17 Corrected Notice sent to all counsel  
2019-10-14 Call received  
2019-10-11 Supreme Court of Texas Requested Response  
2019-09-24 Amicus Curiae Brief received  
2019-09-11 Call received  
2019-09-10 Case forwarded to Court
2019-09-09 Petition for Review (Petitioner)  


Party Counsel Role
Herman, Guy S.
Ms. Leslie Wood Dippel
Mr. Patrick M. Kelly
Mr. David A. Escamilla
Honorable Guy S. Herman
Maupin, Patrick
Mr. Patrick Maupin

Amici Curiae

Amicus Curiae Counsel
Texas College of Probate Judges
Mr. Max Renea Hicks
State Presiding Probate Judge
Mr. Max Renea Hicks
Texas Access to Justice Commission
Mr. Stephen S. Gilstrap
Mr. Thomas S. Leatherbury
Bryan Gividen