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Ninth District rules wife was improperly included in misappropriation of funds case

Angela Underwood Apr. 11, 2017, 11:18am

BEAUMONT – A trial court discharged the account of a wife who was improperly named in a lawsuit against her ex-husband, according to a recent appeals court ruling.

Ninth District denies Layne Walker's motion to dismiss case filed by investigator

Angela Underwood Apr. 10, 2017, 8:38am

BEAUMONT – A state appeals court has denied a former Texas judge's request to dismiss a lawsuit brought against him by a man who was arrested for allegedly disrupting the court while attempting to serve the judge a summons.

Oil companies' dispute results in writ of mandumus

Chandra Lye Apr. 4, 2017, 11:35am

BEAUMONT – A petition for a writ of mandumus was filed with the Texas Court of Appeals 9th District in a case involving BBX Operating and Geosouthern Energy Corp.

Appeals court dismisses case involving shooting range, Montgomery County over jurisdiction issue

Melissa Busch Mar. 16, 2017, 8:48am

BEAUMONT – A Texas appeals court dismissed a couple’s case involving Montgomery County’s order that makes it illegal to discharge firearms in unincorporated areas due to a subject-matter jurisdiction issue.