In a memorandum opinion today, the Amarillo Court of Appeals ruled in favor of a woman who lost her son in a tragic on-the-job injury. The case, Texas Mutual Insurance Company vs. Rosa Mendez, Case Number 07-19-00087-CV, involved a worker at a plant that made sand used in fracking. The mechanism that transported product into
Sanctions Upheld Against State Office of Risk Management (SORM)
By John Gibson on
Posted in Appeal Courts
This week the Eastland Court of Appeals affirmed an order by the trial judge for sanctions against two Attorneys General for frivolous filing of a lawsuit.
The case, titled State Office of Risk Management v. Foutz, involved a Texas Department of Criminal Justice corrections officer who witnessed the stabbing and murder of an inmate and…