A towing company facing a lawsuit from a man who was assaulted after his car was towed had a summary judgment in its favor reversed and remanded in the Court of Appeals for the First District of Texas on Nov. 14.
“This tape will self-destruct in five seconds.”
So it did, week after week. Mr. Phelps of Mission Impossible never complained about the speed with which he had to absorb his assignment. He didn’t try to stop the tape or replay it, and he never confided to his handlers that he’d like an extension to the impending self-destruction.
After an investigation by the U.S. Department of Labor’s Wage and Hour Division (WHD), Morgan Roofing LLC – based in Galveston, Texas – has paid $101,832 in back wages to 28 employees for violating the Fair Labor Standards Act’s (FLSA) overtime requirements.
The following cases categorized as "civil cases relating to criminal matters" cases were on the docket in the Harris County Civil Court on Nov. 11. All case details are allegations only and should not be taken as fact:
The following cases categorized as "cases appealed from lower courts" cases were on the docket in the Harris County Civil Court on Nov. 11. All case details are allegations only and should not be taken as fact: