Ex-Judge Helped Pry Assets From Developer, Suit Says

Law360, Houston (August 13, 2012, 11:10 PM EDT) -- In a bid to overturn a $31 million judgment, a Texas businessman has launched a suit in Texas federal court alleging several ex-associates conspired with a former state judge to steal oil and gas development companies and other properties from him.

Paul Black claims in a suit filed Aug. 5 that after former business partner Toby Shor obtained the $31 million judgment against him in a fraud suit, she, along with attorney Douglas Allison and former Nueces County Court at Law Judge John Martinez, initiated illegal...
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Case Information

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Case Number



Texas Southern

Nature of Suit

440(Civil Rights: Other)

Date Filed

August 5, 2012

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