Regular Session Summary – 85th Texas Legislature

TEXAS CIVIL JUSTICE LEAGUE SESSION SUMMARY – 85TH TEXAS LEGISLATURE June 2, 2017 TCJL Program of Work  |  Eminent Domain Courts & Judiciary  |  Construction Law Bills Generate Controversy Gun Liability  |  Attorney Fees Cyberbullying Bill Goes to Governor Immunity...

Former Representative Steve Toth to run for HD 15

Former State Representative Steve Toth To Run For State Representative District 15 http://thegoldenhammer.net/?s=toth Former State Representative Steve Toth announced he is running for State Representative District 15 to replace Mark Keough who has announced he is...
The Fall 2016 TCJL Journal is Out!

The Fall 2016 TCJL Journal is Out!

The 30th Anniversary Fall 2016 Texas Civil Justice League Journal is out today and available just in time for the 2016 General Election. The TCJL Journal contains important information about many civil justice issues Texas faces as we head into the November General...

Getting Mostyn Out of State Politics

This article was first published by The SE Texas Record October 3, 2016 Source Link Attorney Amber Mostyn thinks there’s too much money in politics, and she should know. Steve Mostyn’s partner in life and law practice sat on a panel of big-money donors...

Representative Dawnna Dukes to Retire

Source: Harvey Kronberg’s Quorum Report September 26, 2016 Link   “…in light of my ongoing health issues and concerns, I find that I can no longer provide the active, effective leadership that is needed to continue my sworn duties.” Eleven-term State...

Perkes Deserves Re-election to 13th Court of Appeals

Source: Corpus Christi Caller Times September 22, 2016 Link   In 2010, when lawyer Greg Perkes ran for 13th Court of Appeals against a longtime incumbent whose performance wasn’t an issue, we noted that he was a strong candidate but could find no basis for...

Coppedge: Questions about Hillary Clinton

Source: Longview News Journal By John R. Coppedge Sept. 12, 2016 at 10 a.m. I write today about Hillary Clinton’s health problems. Her supporters and most of the mainstream media have lumped those who raise questions about her health into a basket of right wing...