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No. 20-0217
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A petition was filed on May 6, 2020. The Court requested full merits briefing on October 23, 2020.

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The Court has not issued any opinions in this case.


Court of Appeals

Appellate District:2nd Court of Appeals
Outcome Below:Affirmed
COA Docket No.:02-19-00071-CV
Opinion Author:Honorable E. Lee Gabriel

Trial Court

Trial Court:233rd District Court
Trial Judge:Honorable William W. Harris
Trial Docket:233-654949-19

Entries on SCOTX Orders Lists

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Date Event  
2020-12-29 Pet/Rel reply brief on the merits due
2020-12-14 Respondent/Real party in interest brief on the merit due

Docket Entries

Date Event Outcome  
2020-10-26 Brief on the Merits (Petitioner)  
2020-10-23 Brief on the Merits Requested  
2020-10-22 Electronic communication sent to Party  
2020-10-21 Notice of Appearance  
2020-10-02 Referral to Pro Bono Program - Letter sent to All Counsel of Record and Program Liason
  This case was waiting for a decision about briefing or a possible grant between July 30, 2020 and October 2, 2020.  
2020-07-30 Response to Petition (Respondent)  
2020-07-10 Supreme Court of Texas Requested Response  
2020-06-09 Case forwarded to Court
2020-05-15 Letter Filed  
2020-05-07 Notice requesting filing fee  
2020-05-07 Response Waiver filed  
2020-05-06 Petition for Review (Petitioner)  
2020-03-20 Electronic communication received from Party  
2020-03-20 Electronic communication sent to Party  
2020-03-20 Clerk's Record
2020-03-20 Court reporter/recorder's record
2020-03-20 Clerk's Record
2020-03-20 Motion for Extension of Time to File Petition for Review disposed   Filing granted
2020-03-20 Designation of Lead Counsel  
2020-03-19 Motion for Extension of Time to File Petition for Review filed  


Party Counsel Role
Simmons, Talaun Bathsheba Hassean
Ms. Sharen Wilson
Stephen A. Lund
Johnson, Ronderrick
Mr. Abe Factor
Mr. Ronderrick Johnson
State of Texas
Ms. Marvina Nichelle Robinson
Ms. Cynthia Gustafson
Mr. William Thomas Higgins V
Mr. Joseph W. Spence
Other Interested Party