State v. Naylor — A Debate among Conservatives on the Texas Supreme Court

by SCOTT A. BRISTER & DALE WAINWRIGHT February 1, 2016 Some judicial decisions — those covered on the front pages of newspapers and discussed on TV — are eagerly awaited by millions. But most cases do not involve hot-button issues that generate mass interest; typically, they concern ... READ MORE

What’s in a name? Texas Supreme Court Races

by MARK PULLIAM January 4, 2016 1:41 PM Trial lawyers make a cynical play for the Texas Supreme Court, Place 9 This is another post on the races currently underway for three seats on the Texas Supreme Court. I have previously written about the race between incumbent Justice Debra Lehrmann and ... READ MORE

Rick Green Announces Run for Supreme Court, Challenging Justice Paul Green

Editor's note/disclosure:  Former Representative Rick Green is challenging incumbent Justice Paul Green in the Republican primary. Justice Paul Green (R) has served on the Court since 2004, and has been endorsed by Texas Civil Justice League PAC. Friends and Fellow Patriots, For months ... READ MORE

Governor Abbott Appoints DeCoss Judge of 445th Judicial District Court

[Appointment] Governor Abbott Appoints De Coss Judge Of 445th Judicial District Court Governor Greg Abbott has appointed René De Coss of Rancho Viejo as judge of the 445th Judicial District Court in Cameron County for a term set to expire at the next general election in November 2016. René ... READ MORE

Governor Greg Abbott appoints Missy Medary

http://gov.texas.gov/news/appointment/21563 Governor Greg Abbott has appointed Missy Medary of Corpus Christi presiding judge of the Fifth Administrative Judicial Region for a term set to expire four years from the date of qualification. Missy Medary is judge of the 347th Judicial District ... READ MORE

Governor Abbott Appoints Clemmer Judge Of 450th Judicial District Court

Governor Greg Abbott has appointed Don Clemmer of Austin as judge of the 450th Judicial District Court in Travis County for a term set to expire at the next general election in November 2016. Governor Abbott made the appointment to fill a vacancy created by HB 3153, which passed during the 83rd ... READ MORE

Honorable Ray Whelees Campaign Kick Off

You are cordially invited to a Reception & Campaign Kick-Off honoring Honorable Ray Wheless, District Judge, #366 Collin County District Court Statewide Candidate for Texas Court of Criminal Appeals, Place 2  When:  Tuesday, September 29, 2015 Time:  5:30 p.m. -  8:00 ... READ MORE