Texas Appellate Panel Affirms Summary Judgment In Dangerous Condition Suit
(May 31, 2016, 12:28 PM EDT) -- AMARILLO, Texas — A Texas appellate panel on May 23 affirmed a trial court’s grant of summary judgment to a resident of a home and its owner because the claims brought by a man who injured himself falling through the floor of an attic are preempted by Texas civil law (Joseph Wall and Landy Wall v. Cypress 9 Holdings LLC and Mark Engler, No. 07-14-00362-CV, Texas App., 7th Dist.; 2016 Tex. App. LEXIS 5417).
(Opinion available. Document #77-160608-005Z.)
Justices Patrick A. Pirtle, Brian Quinn and James...