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AG Paxton granted preliminary injunction in new Affordable Care Act rule

The SE Texas Record Jan. 18, 2017, 11:07am

Texas Attorney General Ken Paxton was granted a nationwide preliminary injunction by a federal court this month in a lawsuit to impede the Affordable Care Act’s new federal health rules that would require doctors to provide patient services that conflict with their own medical advice or religious beliefs.

Doctors speak out on personal injury lawsuit ads in Texas

Glenn Minnis Jan. 18, 2017, 11:03am

Texas doctors out to reform personal industry lawsuit advertising industry

AG Paxton seeks to halt ‘federal overreach’ into coal industry

David Yates Jan. 18, 2017, 10:40am

AUSTIN – Attorney General Ken Paxton, joined by 12 other states, has filed a petition for review and injunction of a final rule titled the “Stream Protection Rule” promulgated by the Obama administration’s Office of Surface Mining Reclamation and Enforcement.

Casual Italian restaurant accused of causing pregnant diner's fall

John Suayan Jan. 18, 2017, 8:37am

HOUSTON – A Houston woman alleges that she suffered a fall at a casual Italian eatery almost two years ago while she was pregnant.

New York motorist seeks damages for alleged injuries from Pine Hills Drive accident

Philip Gonzales Jan. 17, 2017, 3:06pm

HOUSTON – A New York City resident alleges she was injured in an accident in Fort Bend County.

Shopper alleges stool fell on her at Walmart and caused injuries

Philip Gonzales Jan. 17, 2017, 2:57pm

HOUSTON – A Walmart shopper alleges she was injured by a stool that fell off of an employee's cart.

Seaman alleges he was injured while working for Offshore Specialty Fabricators

Philip Gonzales Jan. 17, 2017, 2:44pm

HOUSTON – A Jones Act seaman alleges he was injured while on the job because his employer failed to maintain a safe work environment.

Royal Independent School District accused of not paying peace officer overtime wages

Philip Gonzales Jan. 17, 2017, 2:37pm

HOUSTON – An Austin County man employed as a peace officer for a school district alleges he was not paid proper wages for overtime work.

57 companies named as defendants in benzene suit

David Yates Jan. 17, 2017, 2:36pm

BEAUMONT – More than four-dozen corporate defendants have been named as defendants in a recently filed benzene lawsuit.

Limited Liability, Unlimited Growth

Kathleen Hunker Jan. 17, 2017, 2:03pm

How tort reform helped ignite the Texas boom.

Ferguson Law Firm obtains TRO in suit brought over recent I-10 fatality

David Yates Jan. 17, 2017, 1:46pm

BEAUMONT - A district judge has issued a temporary restraining order to preserve evidence from the Jan. 10 18-wheeler crash that claimed the lives of a Southeast Texas couple.

Employee claims White Tulip Cleaners owes her unpaid overtime wages

Philip Gonzales Jan. 17, 2017, 11:39am

SHERMAN – An employee for an Argyle dry cleaner alleges she was not paid overtime wages.

New business licenses issued in Jefferson County

The SE Texas Record Jan. 16, 2017, 2:05pm

Jan. 1 - 12 License #:364 Assumed Name:YELLOW JACKET CLEANING SOLUTIONS

Man claims chemical in product manufactured by CRC Industries, others caused cancer

Wadi Reformado Jan. 16, 2017, 11:57am

BEAUMONT – A man alleges he was diagnosed with cancer because of exposure to a certain chemical in a product.

Man alleges he was injured in collision with Duncan Thompson Transportation driver

Philip Gonzales Jan. 16, 2017, 11:50am

MARSHALL – A Louisiana man alleges he was injured when the vehicle he was riding in was struck by a tractor-trailer.

Man alleges he was injured by lifter on Metropolitan Transit Authority of Harris County bus

Philip Gonzales Jan. 16, 2017, 11:43am

HOUSTON – A disabled man alleges he was injured while a passenger on a Metro bus because of a malfunctioning lifter.

Individuals allege Chesapeake, others did not pay royalties or underpaid them

Philip Gonzales Jan. 16, 2017, 11:36am

HOUSTON – Mineral and royalty interest holders allege they have not been properly paid royalties on leased minerals in LaSalle County.

BNSF Railway Co. employee alleges negligence caused injury to hand

Philip Gonzales Jan. 16, 2017, 11:28am

GALVESTON – An Oklahoma man alleges three fingers were amputated while he was placing plates on new tires while working.

Recent patent infringement cases filed in the Eastern District of Texas

John Suayan Jan. 16, 2017, 10:50am


Jefferson County 58th Court District: February 2017

The SE Texas Record Jan. 16, 2017, 10:48am