The panel consists of Judges Patrick E. Higginbotham, Emilio M. Garza and Edward C. Prado. Holding the oral arguments on the St. Mary’s campus provided a unique opportunity for the law school community to witness first-hand advocacy on important cases pending before the court.
Oral arguments for the following cases were heard at St. Mary’s:
Monday, April 20
No. 08-60449. Richard A. Purdhomme, Et Al., Appellants vs. Commissioner of IRS.
No. 08-10604. Richardson Independent School District, Appellant-Appellee vs. Michael Z, Et Al.
No. 08-10481. Oscar Renda Contracting Inc., Et Al., Appellants vs. The City of Lubbock, TX, Et Al.
Tuesday, April 21
No. 08-50186. United States of America vs. Isidro Garza, Jr.; Timoteo Garza; Martha Catalina Gonzalez Garza, Appellants.
No. 08-40750. Michael S. Unruh vs. Kevin Moore, Et Al., Appellants.
No. 08-20515. Guardian Nora Dutka, Etc., Appelalnt vs. AIG Life Insurance Co.
No. 08-60521. Barden Mississippi Gaming LLC, Etc., Appellant vs. Great Northern Insurance Co., Et Al.
No. 08-50646. Lone Star OB/GYN Associates vs. Aetna Health Inc., Appellant.
Wednesday, April 22
No. 08-50400. United States of America vs. Jose Garcia-Quintanilla, Appellant.
Nos. 08-10193 & 08-10540. The Verizon Employee Benefits Committee, Appellant-Appellee vs. Michael Frawley.
No. 08-20248. Symetra Life Insurance Co. vs. Rapid Settlements Ltd., Appellant (and related case).