On January 7, 2015, Governor Rick Perry appointed three new justices to three courts of appeals:
- Dallas Court of Appeals -- David Schenck, appellate lawyer from Dallas
- Fort Worth Court of Appeals -- Bonnie Sudderth, judge of the 352nd District Court in Tarrant County
- Austin Court of Appeals -- Cindy Bourland, lawyer from Round Rock
Click here to read the announcements from the Governor's office. The appointees are subject to confirmation by the Texas Senate.
-- Scott Stolley, Thompson & Knight