Parker The owner of GP Industrial Contractors, Roosevelt Petry Jr., has filed a request for a temporary restraining order in hopes of stopping Port Arthur resident Shad Wise from harassing him, his employees and wife.
A Jefferson County inmate, who has filed more than four dozen lawsuits during his tenure at the Mark Stiles Unit, lost his third appeal in two years, as Beaumont justices refused to lift sanctions against him.
The wife and daughter of a deceased man, who sued Dr. Vincent P. Murphy, Christus Hospital St. Elizabeth and Southeast Texas Medical Associates for his death in January, recently filed a notice of intention to take Murphy's deposition.
Demolition of South Park Middle School began in April. Although the Beaumont Independent School District began bulldozing South Park Middle School in April, the district is still petitioning the Ninth District Court of Appeals to reverse an order prohibiting it from using money from the 2007 bond election.
McCollum WASHINGTON (Legal Newsline) - As usual, state attorneys general and state supreme courts received a share of the attention in the American Tort Reform Association's annual Judicial Hellholes report.