Not long ago, the Tyler court threw out a case by a high school football coach who felt like he had been defamed in a rival town’s newspaper. The coach asked the Supreme Court of Texas to review the Tyler court’s decision. Today, the coach got his answer: No. Game Over.
Also, check out the website of the Supreme Court of Texas for information on court closures related to Hurricane Ike, and scroll below for information about how courts in Texas may respond to prolonged closures (you can’t miss the post, it’s the one with the radar clip of Hurricane Rita).