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Texas attorneys nominated to U.S. 5th Circuit Court of Appeals

Texas Supreme Court Justice Don Willett and attorney James C. Ho were nominated to the U.S. 5th Circuit Court of Appeals today by President Donald J. Trump. Willett was appointed to the Texas Supreme Court in 2005 by then-Gov. Rick Perry. Willett replaced former Justice Priscilla Owen, who had been nominated for the 5th Circuit … Continue Reading

Fifth Circuit seeks comments on proposed rule changes

The United States Court of Appeals for the 5th Circuit is accepting comments about proposed amendments to circuit rules 26, 28, 29, 31, and 32. Read the full notice, which includes the proposed redline changes, on the court’s website. The court is accepting written comments through November 15 by email at Changes@ca5.uscourts.gov or by mail … Continue Reading