Features for February 2013

Welcome to the February 2013 edition of the Appellate Lawyer --
the newsletter of the HBA Appellate Section.

JUDICIAL INTERVIEW SERIES
Chief Justice James T. Worthen: Judge, Student, Traveler, Author by Justice Wanda Fowler (Ret.)
Chief Justice Jim R. Wright: A West Texan Through and Through by Justice Kem Thompson Frost

REWRITE THIS SENTENCE
Justice Bill Boyce, 14th Court of Appeals, discusses the use of slang and other informal language in formal legal writing.

DID YOU KNOW . . . ?
by JoAnn Storey

APPELLATECH
Derek D. Bauman explains how to research early statehood (and before) statutes.

CASE UPDATES FOR OCTOBER TO DECEMBER 2012
Case updates for the First and Fourteenth Courts of Appeals
by John Barnes, Attorney at Law, and Andrew Nelson and Bradley Snead, Wright & Close, LLP