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No. 18-0131 TEXAS COMMISSION ON ENVIRONMENTAL QUALITY; AND RICHARD A. HYDE, P.E., EXECUTIVE DIRECTOR OF THE TEXAS COMMISSION ON ENVIRONMENTAL QUALITY v. MIDLOTHIAN ENERGY, LLC
No. 18-0133 TEXAS COMMISSION ON ENVIRONMENTAL QUALITY AND RICHARD A. HYDE, P.E., EXECUTIVE DIRECTOR OF THE TEXAS COMMISSION ON ENVIRONMENTAL QUALITY v. FREEPORT ENERGY CENTER, LLC
No. 18-0135 TEXAS COMMISSION ON ENVIRONMENTAL QUALITY AND RICHARD A. HYDE, P.E., EXECUTIVE DIRECTOR OF THE TEXAS COMMISSION ON ENVIRONMENTAL QUALITY v. TENASKA GATEWAY PARTNERS, LTD.
No. 18-0129 TEXAS COMMISSION ON ENVIRONMENTAL QUALITY; AND RICHARD A. HYDE, P.E., EXECUTIVE DIRECTOR OF THE TEXAS COMMISSION ON ENVIRONMENTAL QUALITY v. HAYS ENERGY, LLC
No. 21-0018 WYLIE CAVIN AND LILLIAN CAVIN v. KRISTIN ABBOTT
No. 21-0064 CARLSON, BRIGANCE & DOERING, INC., AND LJA ENGINEERING, INC. v. LYNETTE LEE
No. 21-0062 CARLSON, BRIGANCE & DOERING, INC., AND LJA ENGINEERING, INC. v. JO ANN SULLIVENT
No. 21-0063 CARLSON, BRIGANCE & DOERING, INC., AND LJA ENGINEERING, INC., v. TIM MURPHY AND MARIA MURPHY, INDIVIDUALLY, AND D/B/A BASTROP SIGNS AND BANNERS
No. 21-0178 T. A. W. AND C. E. v. TEXAS DEPARTMENT OF FAMILY AND PROTECTIVE SERVICES
No. 21-0188 JUAN A. MARTIN-DE-NICOLAS v. AUTO CLUB COUNTY MUTUAL INSURANCE COMPANY
No. 20-1001 ALAN LYNN TAYLOR AND DONNA KAY TAYLOR, INDIVIDUALLY AND AS NEXT FRIEND OF S.K.T. v. BUILDER SERVICES GROUP, INC., D/B/A JOHNSON INSULATION
No. 20-1011 MARGARET HAULE v. TRAVIS COUNTY, TEXAS; AND MICHAEL ANTHONY SPINNER
No. 20-1000 FRY SONS RANCH, INC. AND JAMES ANDY FRY, INDIVIDUALLY AND AS SOLE DIRECTOR OF FRY SONS RANCH, INC. v. JOSEPH NATHAN FRY, PRESS ALLEN FRY, AND EDWARD HEATH FRY, ALL INDIVIDUALLY AND AS REPRESENTATIVES AND MAJORITY SHAREHOLDERS OF FRY SONS RANCH, INC., AND AS BENEFICIARIES OF THE PRESS FRY FAMILY TRUST
No. 21-0092 GERALD MCMILLAN v. LITTLE CITY INVESTMENTS, LLC
No. 19-0868 EMPTY CASE
No. 18-0132 TEXAS COMMISSION ON ENVIRONMENTAL QUALITY; AND RICHARD A. HYDE, P.E., EXECUTIVE DIRECTOR OF THE TEXAS COMMISSION ON ENVIRONMENTAL QUALITY v. WISE COUNTY POWER CO., LLC
No. 18-0134 TEXAS COMMISSION ON ENVIRONMENTAL QUALITY AND RICHARD A. HYDE, P.E., EXECUTIVE DIRECTOR OF THE TEXAS COMMISSION ON ENVIRONMENTAL QUALITY v. FREESTONE POWER GENERATION, LLC
No. 18-0130 TEXAS COMMISSION ON ENVIRONMENTAL QUALITY; AND RICHARD A. HYDE, P.E., EXECUTIVE DIRECTOR OF THE TEXAS COMMISSION ON ENVIRONMENTAL QUALITY v. ENNIS POWER COMPANY, LLC

PFR Stage

No. 20-0668 LAURA HAMPTON v. EQUITY TRUST COMPANY
No. 20-0843 IN RE LEON PAUL SAVOY; TEXAS CURB CUT, LP; AND TEXAS CUTTING & CORING, LP
No. 21-0061 CARLSON, BRIGANCE & DOERING, INC., AND LJA ENGINEERING, INC. v. MICHAEL S. COMPTON, JENIFER HAMMOCK, AND KYLE HAMMOCK
No. 20-0470 CITY OF AUSTIN, TEXAS AND STEVE ADLER, MAYOR OF THE CITY OF AUSTIN v. AHMAD ZAATARI, MARWA ZAATARI, JENNIFER GIBSON HEBERT, JOSEPH “MIKE” HEBERT, LINDSAY REDWINE, RAS REDWINE VI, AND TIM KLITCH, AND STATE OF TEXAS
No. 20-0759 CECILE E. YOUNG, IN HER OFFICIAL CAPACITY AS EXECUTIVE COMMISSIONER OF TEXAS HEALTH & HUMAN SERVICES COMMISSION v. COMMUNITY HEALTH CHOICE TEXAS, INC.
No. 20-0566 KIMBERLEY ANN GUNNARSON, INDIVIDUALLY AND AS CO-TRUSTEE OF THE TRUSTS CREATED PURSUANT TO THE TERMS OF THE LAST WILL AND TESTAMENT OF IVAR LEONARD GUNNARSON, DECEASED, AND GUNNARSON OUTDOOR ADVERTISING, INC. v. THE STATE OF TEXAS
No. 20-0699 NEXTERA ENERGY, INC. v. PUBLIC UTILITY COMMISSION OF TEXAS
No. 20-0523 GERARD MATZEN v. MARSHA MCLANE, DIRECTOR OF THE TEXAS CIVIL COMMITMENT OFFICE AND THE TEXAS CIVIL COMMITMENT OFFICE
No. 20-0872 IN RE FIELDTURF USA, INC.
No. 20-0875 IN RE THE STATE OF TEXAS, EX REL. HENRY GARZA
No. 20-0811 UNIVERSITY OF TEXAS AT AUSTIN; ET AL. v. S. O.
No. 20-0837 IN RE MICHAEL KEITH CASH AND SAN MARCOS AIR CONDITIONING, INC.
No. 20-0925 IN RE COREY J. TURNER
No. 20-0940 TEXAS DEPARTMENT OF FAMILY AND PROTECTIVE SERVICES v. N. J.
No. 21-0003 LEO J. TRAN v. THE STATE BOARD FOR EDUCATOR CERTIFICATION
No. 20-0510 GLENN HEGAR, COMPTROLLER OF PUBLIC ACCOUNTS OF THE STATE OF TEXAS, AND KEN PAXTON, ATTORNEY GENERAL OF TEXAS v. J.D. FIELDS & COMPANY, INC.
No. 20-0972 THE UNIVERSITY OF TEXAS AT AUSTIN v. MEAGAN A. MOSES
No. 21-0130 THE STATE OF TEXAS AND TRAVIS COUNTY, TEXAS v. VOLKSWAGEN AKTIENGESELLSCHAFT
No. 20-0999 TEXAS HEALTH AND HUMAN SERVICES COMMISSION v. DIMITRIA POPE AND SHANNON PICKETT
No. 21-0133 STATE OF TEXAS AND TRAVIS COUNTY v. AUDI AKTIENGESELLSCHAFT
No. 21-0136 ROBERTA PORCH, INDIVIDUALLY AND AS SURVIVING SPOUSE AND HEIR TO THE ESTATE OF REGINALD PORCH v. DAIMLER TRUCKS NORTH AMERICA, LLC, D/B/A FREIGHTLINER TRUCK
No. 20-0812 TEXAS STATE UNIVERSITY PRESIDENT DENISE M. TRAUTH; TEXAS STATE UNIVERSITY ASSISTANT VICE PRESIDENT FOR RESEARCH AND FEDERAL RELATIONS MICHAEL BLANDA; TEXAS STATE UNIVERSITY REGISTRAR LOUIS E. JIMENEZ, JR.; AND TEXAS STATE UNIVERSITY REGENTS WILLIAM F. SCOTT, DAVID MONTAGNE, CHARLIE AMATO, DUKE AUSTIN, GARRY CRAIN, VERONICA MUZQUIZ EDWARDS, DIONICIO FLORES, NICKI HARLE, AND ALAN L. TINSLEY, IN THEIR OFFICIAL CAPACITIES v. K. E.
No. 21-0038 ACTION ROOFING & CONSTRUCTION, INC. v. NOBLE CAPITAL SERVICING, LLC
No. 19-0092 GRASSROOTS LEADERSHIP, INC., GLORIA VALENZUELA, E.G.S., FOR HERSELF AND AS NEXT FRIEND FOR A.E.S.G., F.D.G., FOR HERSELF AND AS NEXT FRIEND FOR N.R.C.D., Y.E.M.A., FOR HERSELF AND AS NEXT FRIEND FOR A.S.A., AND THE GEO GROUP, INC. v. TEXAS DEPARTMENT OF FAMILY AND PROTECTIVE SERVICES; HENRY WHITMAN, IN HIS OFFICIAL CAPACITY AS DFPS COMMISSIONER; TEXAS HEALTH AND HUMAN SERVICES; CHARLES SMITH, IN HIS OFFICIAL CAPACITY AS HHSC EXECUTIVE COMMISSIONER AND CORRECTIONS CORPORATION OF AMERICA
No. 21-0080 APPELLANTS, GLENN HEGAR, COMPTROLLER OF PUBLIC ACCOUNTS OF THE STATE OF TEXAS AND KEN PAXTON, ATTORNEY GENERAL OF THE STATE OF TEXAS// CROSS-APPELLANT, HEALTH CARE SERVICE CORPORATION, A MUTUAL LEGAL RESERVE COMPANY, D/B/A BLUE CROSS AND BLUE SHIELD OF TEXAS v. APPELLEE, HEALTH CARE SERVICE CORPORATION, A MUTUAL LEGAL RESERVE COMPANY, D/B/A BLUE CROSS AND BLUE SHIELD OF TEXAS// CROSS-APPELLEES, GLENN HEGAR, COMPTROLLER OF PUBLIC ACCOUNTS OF THE STATE OF TEXAS AND KEN PAXTON, ATTORNEY GENERAL OF THE STATE OF TEXAS
No. 21-0104 MICHAEL BELCHER AND VICKY BELCHER v. WILLIAM “BILL” KING; AND, THOMAS “TOM” KIRWAN
No. 21-0170 IN RE LINDA DURNIN, ERIC KROHN, & MICHAEL LOVINS
No. 20-0805 RODOLFO CANALES, JR. v. KEN PAXTON, IN HIS OFFICIAL CAPACITY AS ATTORNEY GENERAL OF THE STATE OF TEXAS; AND THE OFFICE OF THE ATTORNEY GENERAL, IN ITS CAPACITY AS THE TITLE IV-D AGENCY UNDER PART D OF THE SOCIAL SECURITY ACT
No. 21-0194 THE TEXAS EDUCATION AGENCY; MIKE MORATH, COMMISSIONER OF EDUCATION IN HIS OFFICIAL CAPACITY; AND DORIS DELANEY, IN HER OFFICIAL CAPACITY v. HOUSTON INDEPENDENT SCHOOL DISTRICT
No. 21-0195 IN RE PAUL EDWARD STELLY, JR.

BOM Stage

No. 20-0384 IN RE CHRISTIANSON AIR CONDITIONING & PLUMBING, LLC AND CONTINENTAL HOMES OF TEXAS, LP
No. 20-0462 SIRIUS XM RADIO, INC. v. GLENN HEGAR, COMPTROLLER OF PUBLIC ACCOUNTS AND KEN PAXTON, ATTORNEY GENERAL OF THE STATE OF TEXAS
No. 20-0454 HALCY MARTIN DEAN v. STETSON ROANE
No. 19-1104 NICKY E. DYER; FLORA HARRELL; EDGAR HOAGLAND; SHIRLEY HOAGLAND; JAMES LANGSTON; JAMES A. LANGSTON, III; LOIS NELSON; BRIAN RODEL; RICHARD WARD; EDWIN A. (ART) WILSON; MONTGOMERY COUNTY; AND CITY OF CONROE v. TEXAS COMMISSION ON ENVIRONMENTAL QUALITY; BRYAN W. SHAW, IN HIS OFFICIAL CAPACITY AS CHAIRMAN OF THE TEXAS COMMISSION ON ENVIRONMENTAL QUALITY; BUDDY GARCIA AND CARLOS RUBINSTEIN, IN THEIR OFFICIAL CAPACITIES AS COMMISSIONERS OF THE TEXAS COMMISSION ON ENVIRONMENTAL QUALITY; AND TEXCOM GULF DISPOSAL, LLC
No. 19-1108 TEXAS COMMISSION ON ENVIRONMENTAL QUALITY AND DOS REPÚBLICAS COAL PARTNERSHIP v. MAVERICK COUNTY; CITY OF EAGLE PASS; ENVIRONMENTAL DEFENSE FUND; WALTER HERRING; ERNESTO IBARRA; GABRIEL DE LA CERDA; MIKE HERNANDEZ; BOULWARE AND ANSON FAMILY, LTD; AND MAVERICK COUNTY ENVIRONMENTAL AND PUBLIC HEALTH ASSOCIATION
No. 20-0117 ROBERT W. VAN BOVEN M.D., D.D.S. v. SCOTT FRESHOUR, MARGARET MCNEESE, TIMOTHY WEBB, AND SHERIF ZAAFRAN, M.D., AMY SWANHOLM AND CHRISTOPHER PALAZOLA, IN THEIR OFFICIAL CAPACITES AS OFFICERS OF THE TEXAS MEDICAL BOARD

Granted

No. 21-0001 IN RE STATE OF TEXAS
No. 19-0787 DELL MARKETING L.P., A TEXAS LIMITED PARTNERSHIP, DELL FEDERAL SYSTEMS, L.P., A TEXAS LIMITED PARTNERSHIP; AND DELL PRODUCTS, L.P., A TEXAS LIMITED PARTNERSHIP v. INTEGRITY GLOBAL SECURITY, LLC; AND GREEN HILLS SOFTWARE, INC.
No. 19-1035 ANGELA DAVIS, AS PRESIDENT OF NEA-DALLAS (A LOCAL AFFILIATE OF TEXAS STATE TEACHERS ASSOCIATION), ON BEHALF OF ALL AFFECTED MEMBERS AND NAMED INDIVIDUALS v. MIKE MORATH, COMMISSIONER OF EDUCATION OF THE STATE OF TEXAS, AND DALLAS INDEPENDENT SCHOOL DISTRICT, A PUBLIC BODY CORPORATE

Submitted

No. 20-0404 IN RE THE TEXAS EDUCATION AGENCY; MIKE MORATH, COMMISSIONER OF EDUCATION IN HIS OFFICIAL CAPACITY; AND DORIS DELANEY, IN HER OFFICIAL CAPACITY
No. 18-1061 PUBLIC UTILITY COMMISSION OF TEXAS AND SOUTHWESTERN ELECTRIC POWER COMPANY v. TEXAS INDUSTRIAL ENERGY CONSUMERS, ET AL.
No. 19-0658 TEXAS DEPARTMENT OF TRANSPORTATION v. ALBERT LARA, JR.
No. 19-0767 TEXAS PROPANE GAS ASSOCIATION v. THE CITY OF HOUSTON

Pending MFR

No. 20-0939 JTREO, INC. v. HIGHTOWER & ASSOCIATES, INC.; AND AUBREY RICHARD HIGHTOWER
No. 19-0695 KEN BAILEY AND BRADLEY PETERSON v. CARTER SMITH, EXECUTIVE DIRECTOR; CLAYTON WOLF, WILDLIFE DIVISION DIRECTOR; MITCH LOCKWOOD, BIG GAME PROGRAM DIRECTOR; AND TEXAS PARKS & WILDLIFE DEPARTMENT