New filings for hearing on October 20
In preparation for the hearing scheduled for October 20, the Episcopal Plaintiffs and the breakaway Defendants filed additional materials for the court’s consideration, including proposed orders:
- Plaintiffs’ Amended Motion to Tender Order, with proposed order (filed 10/13/11);
- Defendants’ Motion to Sign Supersedeas Order and for Temporary Injunction Relief, with proposed order (filed 10/13/11); (Please note that some of the pages are upside down, which is how the file itself was transmitted. We advise you to print the file and make the necessary adjustments manually.)
- Plaintiffs’ Notice of Supplemental Authority (the Supreme Court of Connecticut case) (filed 10/14/11); and
- Plaintiffs’ Response to Defendants’ Motion to Sign Supersedeas Order and for Temporary Injunction Relief (filed 10/18/11).
District Judge John P. Chupp will preside at a 30-minute hearing on the parties’ motions on Thursday, October 20, 2011, at 9:30 a.m. in the courtroom of the 141st District Court in Fort Worth. At that hearing Judge Chupp will consider the amount of a supersedeas bond and impose other conditions on the breakaway Defendants if they are permitted to use Episcopal property during their appeal from the February 8, 2011 summary judgment against them.