October 14, 2013
WHAT: The Texas Tech University School of Law will host the 7th Court of
WHEN: 9 a.m. Tuesday (Oct. 15)
WHERE: Donald M. Hunt Courtroom, School of Law, 1802 Hartford Ave.
EVENT: Texas Tech Law students and the general public will have an opportunity to view in action the 7th Court of Appeals, which usually presides in Amarillo. The Court, which consists of a chief justice and three justices, has immediate appellate jurisdiction in both civil and criminal cases appealed from lower courts in Texas’ 46 counties.
Oral arguments will be heard in four cases starting at 9 a.m.
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CONTACT: Kari Abitbol, assistant director of communications, Texas Tech School of Law, (806) 834-8591, or firstname.lastname@example.org.