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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. 21-0064 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. 21-0717 TJFA, L.P.; ENVIRONMENTAL PROTECTION IN THE INTEREST OF CALDWELL COUNTY; JAMES ABSHIER; AND BRYON FRIEDRICH v. TEXAS COMMISSION ON ENVIRONMENTAL QUALITY AND 130 ENVIRONMENTAL PARK, LLC
No. 21-0812 THE STATE OF TEXAS v. SKYWAY HOLDINGS LLC AND ANDERSON AUTO SALVAGE A/K/A ANDERSON TOWING INC.
No. 21-0874 AMERICAN CAMPUS COMMUNITIES, INC.; ET AL. v. BETH BERRY, BROOKE BERRY, YAEL SPIRER, AND HAILEY HOPPENSTEIN, INDIVIDUALLY AND ON BEHALF OF ALL OTHERS SIMILARLY SITUATED
No. 21-0618 THE CITY OF AUSTIN AND SALJAR, INC v. MARIA DEL ROSARIO MEMBRENO LOPEZ AS NEXT FRIEND OF JAIME ANTONIO MEMBRENO LOPEZ
No. 21-0817 PUBLIC UTILITY COMMISSION OF TEXAS AND SOUTHWESTERN ELECTRIC POWER COMPANY v. TEXAS INDUSTRIAL ENERGY CONSUMERS, CITIES ADVOCATING REASONABLE DEREGULATION, AND OFFICE OF PUBLIC UTILITY COUNSEL
No. 21-0921 MOHAMMAD REZA ASSADI v. AMIR BATOEI; FAMILY AB AUSTIN FEB5, LP; AND LEE AB LAND, 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. 21-0415 MARK SEILER v. STACEY SEILER
No. 21-0323 THE TEXAS DEPARTMENT OF TRANSPORTATION; JAMES M. BASS, IN HIS OFFICIAL CAPACITY AS EXECUTIVE DIRECTOR OF THE TEXAS DEPARTMENT OF TRANSPORTATION; AND KYLE MADSEN, IN HIS OFFICIAL CAPACITY AS DIRECTOR OF RIGHT OF WAY FOR THE TEXAS DEPARTMENT OF TRANSPORTATION v. JOHN GANNON, INC.
No. 21-0482 KIRK WAYNE MCBRIDE v. PAMELA THEILKE, MICHAEL ARELLANO, TEXAS BOARD OF PARDONS AND PAROLES, DAVID GUTIERREZ, AND RACHEL ALDERETE
No. 21-0542 ZACHOR LEGAL INSTITUTE v. QATAR FOUNDATION FOR EDUCATION, SCIENCE AND COMMUNITY DEVELOPMENT, AND KEN PAXTON, TEXAS ATTORNEY GENERAL
No. 20-0875 IN RE THE STATE OF TEXAS, EX REL. HENRY GARZA
No. 21-0534 UNIVERSITY OF TEXAS SYSTEM v. THE FRANKLIN CENTER FOR GOVERNMENT AND PUBLIC INTEGRITY AND JON CASSIDY
No. 21-0592 PJC AIR CONDITIONING AND PLUMBING, LLC D/B/A RABROKER AIR CONDITIONING & PLUMBING v. BYRON HARPER
No. 21-0595 ST. DAVID’S HEALTHCARE PARTNERSHIP, LP; ST. DAVID’S HEALTHCARE PARTNERSHIP, LP, LLP; ROUND ROCK HOSPITAL, INC.; ST. DAVID’S HEALTHCARE SYSTEM, INC.; ST. DAVID’S PARTNERSHIP, LP, LLP; AND ST. DAVID’S MEDICAL CENTER v. KRISTI ELAINE FULLER F/K/A KRISTI ELAINE BAEZETERO
No. 21-0642 BRAZOS RIVER AUTHORITY AND THE STATE OF TEXAS v. CITY OF HOUSTON; AND SYLVESTER TURNER, IN HIS OFFICIAL CAPACITY AS MAYOR OF THE CITY OF HOUSTON
No. 21-0772 HEALTH AND HUMAN SERVICES COMMISSION v. BRENDA VAZQUEZ
No. 21-0691 BRAMLETTE HOLLAND BROWDER v. RACHEL MOREE AND CLARENCE DEAN HINDS, JR.
No. 21-0672 HUGHELLA F. KELLEY v. EMPLOYEES RETIREMENT SYSTEM OF TEXAS
No. 21-0733 KEN PAXTON, TEXAS ATTORNEY GENERAL v. CITY OF AUSTIN, MAYOR STEVE ADLER, ORA HOUSTON, DELIA GARZA, SABINO RENTERIA, GREGORIO CASAR, ANN KITCHEN, DON ZIMMERMAN, LESLIE POOL, ELLEN TROXCLAIR, KATHIE TOVO, AND SHERI GALLO, EACH IN THEIR OFFICIAL CAPACITY
No. 21-0725 JUAN ENRIQUEZ v. DAVID GUTIERREZ, PRESIDING CHAIR, TEXAS BOARD OF PARDONS AND PAROLES, AND TBPP MEMBERS JAMES LAFAVERS, FEDERICO RANGEL, CYNTHIA TAUSS, ED ROBERTSON, FRED SOLIS, AND SHERMAN SKYME
No. 21-0735 MICHAEL QUINN SULLIVAN v. TEXAS DEMOCRATIC PARTY AND ANA-MARIE RAMOS
No. 21-0837 WESLEY EUGENE PERKINS v. KRISTY LYNN PERKINS
No. 21-0814 JOSE MARTIN CARBAJAL v. IRMA ALBITER-CARBAJAL
No. 21-0862 FRY SONS RANCH, INC. AND JAMES ANDY FRY v. JOSEPH NATHAN FRY, PRESS ALLEN FRY, AND EDWARD HEATH FRY
No. 21-0896 IN RE PATRICK EARL TARKINGTON
No. 21-0907 SANDRA TOBIAS AND A.T. v. JOSEPH DAVID MARKS
No. 21-0791 JOHN BIRD, INDIVIDUALLY: JOHN BIRD, AS DE FACTO TRUSTEE OF THE CARL C. ANDERSON, SR. AND MARIE JO ANDERSON CHARITABLE REMAINDER TRUST; AND JOHN BIRD, AS FORMER DE FACTO TRUSTEE OF THE CARL C. ANDERSON, SR. AND MARIE JO ANDERSON FAMILY TRUST F/B/O JENNIFERJO BIRD v. THE CARL C. ANDERSON, SR. AND MARIE JO ANDERSON CHARITABLE FOUNDATION

BOM Stage

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. 20-0811 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. 20-0940 TEXAS DEPARTMENT OF FAMILY AND PROTECTIVE SERVICES v. N. J.
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. 21-0080 GLENN HEGAR, COMPTROLLER OF PUBLIC ACCOUNTS OF THE STATE OF TEXAS AND KEN PAXTON, ATTORNEY GENERAL OF THE STATE OF TEXAS, PETITIONERS v. HEALTH CARE SERVICE CORPORATION, RESPONDENT
No. 21-0133 STATE OF TEXAS AND TRAVIS COUNTY v. AUDI AKTIENGESELLSCHAFT
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. 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. 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. 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

Granted

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. 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

Submitted

No. 20-0384 IN RE CHRISTIANSON AIR CONDITIONING & PLUMBING, LLC AND CONTINENTAL HOMES OF TEXAS, LP
No. 20-0523 GERARD MATZEN v. MARSHA MCLANE, DIRECTOR OF THE TEXAS CIVIL COMMITMENT OFFICE AND THE TEXAS CIVIL COMMITMENT OFFICE
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

Pending MFR

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. 21-0653 IN RE REIMERS FAMILY LIMITED PARTNERSHIP