Indicted Texas Judge Wins Delay In Suit Seeking To Oust Him

Law360, Houston (June 13, 2013, 5:42 PM EDT) -- Proceedings in a civil suit aimed at removing an indicted Texas judge from office were delayed Thursday after his lawyers asked for time to respond to new legal arguments advanced against their client, who was recently arrested on a ninth criminal charge of abusing his office.

Visiting Judge Robert J. Kern told attorneys for Galveston County Court Judge Christopher Dupuy, who is accused of retaliating against attorneys with whom he has personal conflicts, that although he was loathe to reschedule a hearing to determine whether or...
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