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Appellate Law

Lea en español Appellate law regulates appeals made in court. Typically, all cases are tried in a trial court. The outcome of a case is usually a judgment or a dismissal. If one of the parties involved is not satisfied with the outcome, that party may appeal it. While appellate rules vary from state to […]

Snail's Pace: An Analysis of the Texas Supreme Court's Growing Backlog

by Texas Watch Foundation March 5, 2008 Full report available at Texas Watch, a nonpartisan consumer advocacy organization When individuals, business owners and families turn to the courts to help resolve disputes and mete out justice, they rightfully expect an expeditious, efficient resolution. Sadly, that is hard to come by at the Texas Supreme Court. […]