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DIRUZZO, JOSEPH

09/26/2018

1. “When a statute, Section 165.152 of the Texas Occupations Code, generally proscribes conduct that is also proscribed by a more specific statute, Section 165.153 providing for a lesser range of punishment, is it a violation of due process and due course of law to punish the offender in accordan...

GRIFFITH, DAVID RAY

09/26/2018

“Whether, as stated by Justice Gray in his dissent from Appellant’s motion for rehearing, the evidence allowed the jury to have reasonably inferred that the second assault occurred on or before the victim’s fourteenth birthday?”

ADAMS, EX PARTE BRANDON JOSEPH

09/12/2018

“When a defendant is acquitted on a defense of a third person theory after stabbing a person engaged in a fight with a friend, does the collateral estoppel component of the Double Jeopardy Clause as articulated in Ashe v. Swenson and this Court’s opinions bar his subsequent prosecution for stabbi...

BURG, JAMES

09/12/2018

Does a failure to object to a driver’s license suspension at trial bar complaint on appeal?

COUTHREN, DONALD

09/12/2018

“The opinion of the court of appeals is in conflict with opinions of this Court holding there must be evidence of dangerous or reckless operation of a vehicle to support a finding it was used as a deadly weapon and the occurrence of a collision or consumption of alcohol do not establish those ele...

HYLAND, RICHARD

08/22/2018

1. “The Thirteenth Court of Appeals erred in suggesting that the sustaining of a Franks motion and the purging of false statements from a search warrant affidavit triggers a heightened legal standard of ‘clear’ probable cause with regard to the remaining allegations in the affidavit.” 2.   “The ...

SIMPSON, ROBVIA

08/22/2018

Does Doan apply when a defendant enters a plea of “true” to new criminal offenses in a motion to proceed or probation revocation and does the true plea legally bind the defendant guilty in the new criminal offenses?

JONES, JORDAN BARTLETT

07/25/2018

1. “Is Tex. Penal Code § 21.16(b) a content-based restriction on speechthat is subject to strict scrutiny?” 2. “May a court of appeals find a statute unconstitutional based on amanner and means that was not charged?” 3. “Is Tex. Penal Code § 21.16(b) facially constitutional?”