This is an appeal from an order granting the plaintiffs' petition to take pre-suit depositions and denying the state defendants' plea to the jurisdiction. Texas Rule of Civil Procedure 202 depositions may not be used solely to investigate potential claims that are otherwise barred by sovereign immunity. The trial court's order is vacated and rendered dismissing the cause for want of jurisdiction. Austin Court of Appeals, No. 03-11-00538-CV, 08-29-2013.
Combs v. The Texas Civil Rights Project
Tex. App. Dist. 3
August 29, 2013