The Texas Supreme Court released four decisions with today’s order list:

The Texas Supreme Court set two new (related) petitions for argument this January:

  • Holmes v. Beatty, No. 07-0784 (DocketDB), consolidated for oral argument with Holmes v. Beatty, No. 07-0785 (DocketDB)

And the Court denied review in some other petitions that have been mentioned on this blog, including:

I will be out of the office the rest of the morning, so further thoughts about these cases will have to come later.