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No. 20-0363
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A mandamus petition was filed on May 6, 2020. The Court requested full merits briefing on August 28, 2020.

No Opinions Yet

The Court has not issued any opinions in this case.


Court of Appeals

Appellate District:5th Court of Appeals
COA Docket No.:05-20-00502-CV

Trial Court

Trial Court:14th District Court
Trial Judge:Honorable Eric Moye
Trial Docket:DC-20-06131

Entries on SCOTX Orders Lists


Date Event  
2020-11-03 Pet/Rel reply brief on the merits due
2020-10-19 Respondent/Real party in interest brief on the merit due
2020-09-28 Relator brief on the merits due

Docket Entries

Date Event Outcome  
2020-08-28 Brief on the Merits Requested  
  This case was waiting for a decision about briefing or a possible grant between July 1, 2020 and August 28, 2020.  
2020-07-01 Amicus Curiae Brief received  
2020-05-26 Case forwarded to Court
2020-05-22 Response to Petition (Real Parties in Interest)  
2020-05-22 Amicus Curiae Brief received  
2020-05-20 Amicus Curiae Brief received (Amicus Curiae)  
2020-05-18 Miscellaneous motion disposed. See Remarks.   Filing granted
2020-05-15 Motion to Exceed Word Limit  
2020-05-15 Amended Petition (Relator)  
2020-05-12 Miscellaneous motion disposed. See Remarks.   Filing granted
2020-05-11 Miscellaneous Motion  
2020-05-11 Response to Petition for Writ of Mandamus Filed (Real Parties in Interest)  
2020-05-07 Call received  
2020-05-07 Supreme Court of Texas Requested Response  
2020-05-07 Appendix Filed (Relator)  
2020-05-07 Order of the Court Issued Issued
2020-05-07 Motion to Stay Disposed   Filing granted
2020-05-06 Appendix Filed (Relator)  
2020-05-06 Petition for Writ of Habeas Corpus filed (Relator)  
2020-05-06 Motion to Stay Filed  


Party Counsel Role
City of Dallas
Mr. Nicholas D. Palmer
Mr. Christopher J. Caso
Mr. James B. Pinson
Ms. Patricia Medrano De La Garza
Ms. Kristen L. Monkhouse
Mr. Andrew Mark Gilbert
Charles Estee
Pei Yu
Real Party In Interest
Luther, Shelley
Mr. Briscoe Cain III
Mr. Warren Norred

Amici Curiae

Amicus Curiae Counsel
Harrrington, James
Corinna Chandler
Mr. Coyt (Randy) R. Johnston
Mr. Eliot D. Shavin
Mr. Charles (Chad) E. Baruch
Heimlich, EdmundB.
Mr. Edmund B. Heimlich
Texas Constitutional Enforcement
Mr. Thomas G. Glass