Lawsuit Moves Forward with District Judge’s Signed Order

U.S. District Judge Jeffrey Brown has signed an order adopting the magistrate judge’s previously issued opinion denying the state’s motion to dismiss the property owners’ lawsuit. Now that the order is officially signed, plaintiffs can continue to focus on the discovery process and work towards trial currently scheduled for spring…

Update on I-10 Flooding Lawsuits

After local residents grouped together and filed two suits in Chambers Court alleging that highway design along Interstate-10 repeatedly caused flooding of private property, the State has moved the cases from Chambers County state court to the federal court in Galveston.. The State moved to dismiss the first case, but…

Repeated Destruction, For a Community Still Trying to Recover

In the aftermath of tropical storm Imelda, the ranching and farming communities, who have yet to recover from Hurricane Harvey, survey the damage to their land and livestock. The community was struggling to come back from the flooding two years previously and are now living through a repeat of catastrophic…