DAILY E-LERT

 

Thursday, January 10, 2013

TODAY'S HEADLINE NEWS

 

 

Biden: Obama exploring executive orders to combat gun violence

Congress and SEC Mulling New Rules for Corporate Campaign Donations

Supreme Court signals blood tests protected by Fourth Amendment

Texas school can force teenagers to wear locator chip: judge

Salazar cites ‘troubling sense’ about Arctic drilling mishaps

Judge: Government Can Rely on 'Top Secret' Information in Gitmo Case

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Index to Supreme Court of Texas

 

The Index to the Supreme Court of Texas database documents the activity and opinions of the Supreme Court of Texas, as reported in the Texas Supreme Court Journal and Southwestern Reporter. Its information is updated weekly. The Index includes three tables which aid the researcher in locating information concerning a case of interest:

Table of Cases (an alphabetical listing of all cases currently filed with the Supreme Court of Texas)

Statutes Construed Table (lists all statutes and rules construed in current opinions)

Subsequent History Table (includes a notation indicating that a petition for review, application for writ of error, or original proceeding has been filed with or disposed of by the Court)

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