Texas Bar's Action Against Ex-DA Heads To High Court

Law360, Los Angeles (January 16, 2014, 3:33 PM EST) -- The Texas Supreme Court agreed Wednesday to hear a case on whether the state bar could use a trial transcript that had been expunged in a lower court in a disciplinary action the bar was pursuing against a prosecutor accused of misconduct.

In February, the court will hear oral arguments from the State Bar of Texas that county Judge Trey Dibrell had misinterepreted the state's expunction statute in granting assistant district attorney Jon Hall’s motion to force the bar to turn over a transcript from a...
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