HOUSTON -- A state appeals court on Sept. 17 reversed and remanded back to the trial court a breach of contract case. The lawsuit involved the disposal of George Hilburn’s personal property from storage units owned and operated by Storage Trust Properties, whom the trial court ultimately ruled in favor of.
BEAUMONT -- A Texas appeals court upheld Sept. 19 a trial court’s decision after the Forest Hills Improvement Association filed a declaratory judgment against a couple who requested a property extension.
WILLIS – The Court of Appeals for the 9th District of Texas at Appeals at Beaumont has reversed an order and rendered judgment in favor of the city of Willis in a lawsuit regarding its use of red light cameras.
AUSTIN – Executives of the adult website Backpage.com sat down for a congressional hearing earlier this month in Washington, D.C. The site, which is the focus of an ongoing investigation, chose its Fifth Amendment rights against self-incrimination during the hearing.