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No. 23-0611
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A mandamus petition was filed on August 1, 2023. The Court requested full merits briefing on October 20, 2023.

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Court of Appeals

Appellate District:3rd Court of Appeals
Outcome Below:Denied
COA Docket No.:03-23-00259-CV
Opinion Author:Honorable Thomas John Baker

Trial Court

Trial Court:200th District Court
Trial Judge:Honorable Jessica Lauren Mangrum
Trial Docket:D-1-GN-21-004630

Entries on SCOTX Orders Lists


Date Event  
2024-01-24 Pet/Rel reply brief on the merits due
2024-01-09 Respondent/Real party in interest brief on the merit due
2023-12-20 Relator brief on the merits due

Docket Entries

Date Event Outcome  
2023-11-08 Motion for Extension of Time to File Brief filed  
2023-11-08 Motion for Extension of Time disposed.   Filing granted
2023-10-20 Brief on the Merits Requested  
2023-09-01 Amicus Curiae Brief received  
2023-08-30 Amicus Curiae Brief received  
2023-08-22 Case forwarded to Court
2023-08-21 Reply to Petition for Writ of Mandamus (Relator)  
2023-08-15 Letter Filed  
2023-08-14 Response to Petition for Writ of Mandamus Filed (Real Parties in Interest)  
2023-08-04 Motion to Stay Disposed   Filing granted
2023-08-04 Stay Order issued  
2023-08-04 Supreme Court of Texas Requested Response  
2023-08-02 Record Received (See Remarks)  
2023-08-01 Court reporter/recorder's record
2023-08-01 Petition for Writ of Mandamus filed (Relator)  
2023-08-01 Case Record Filed  
2023-08-01 Motion to Stay Filed  


Party Counsel Role
Constantino, Jr. , Palma
Mr. David Carl Wenholz
Jason Feltoon
Lex Townsley
Real Party In Interest
Constantino, Sr., Palma, Individually and as next friend of EP, a minor
Mr. David Carl Wenholz
Lex Townsley
Jason Feltoon
Real Party In Interest
Peters, Taylor Brock
Ms. Sheila Murphy Wollam
Mr. R. Russell Hollenbeck
Erik Raney Wollam
Ms. Maria Cristina De La Cruz
Ms. Jessica Z. Barger

Amici Curiae

Amicus Curiae Counsel
Texas Criminal Defense Lawyers Association
Mr. Jason Niehaus
Mr. Kyle Therrian
Aaron Diaz
John Hunter Smith
Kristin R. Brown
Harris County Criminal Lawyers Association (HCCLA)
Louis Murat Newman IV
Allison Mathis