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Click here for the full text of this decision FACTS:The appellant and the appellee are the parents of two minor children. On March 4, 2002, the trial court signed a final decree of divorce ending their marriage and appointing appellant and appellee as joint managing conservators. The decree granted appellant the exclusive right to determine the primary residence of the children but expressly restricted her choice of residence for the children to Collin County, Texas or any county contiguous to Collin County. Additionally, the decree prohibited both appellant and appellee from exercising overnight possession of the children in the presence of anyone over eighteen years old to whom they were not married or related. Appellee filed a petition to modify the parent-child relationship alleging, among other things, that appellant violated the divorce decree by moving with the children to Howard County, Texas, and residing with a person to whom she was not married or related. Appellant was served with the petition to modify on June 9, 2004. The trial court signed an “order setting temporary hearing” for July 6, 2004. On that date, both parties appeared and announced ready to proceed. After appellee called his first witness to the stand, however, appellant informed the trial court that, earlier in the morning, she had filed a motion to transfer the matter to Howard County. The trial court denied appellant’s transfer motion and proceeded with the hearing. At the conclusion of the hearing, the trial court granted appellee’s motion to modify, appointed appellee the primary conservator, and ordered appellant to pay child support. This appeal followed. HOLDING:Affirmed. The divorce decree unambiguously restricts the geographical area of the children’s primary residence to Collin County and any contiguous county. Howard County is not contiguous to Collin County. Appellant made no attempt to modify the trial court’s residency restriction before moving to Howard County. Appellant’s conduct of moving her children to Howard County directly contravenes the existing divorce decree. In effect, appellant’s conduct is an attempt to establish the children’s residence in a county proscribed by judicial decree, the court states. The court concludes that Howard County is not a proper county to which transfer must be made by the trial court invested with continuing, exclusive jurisdiction. Moreover, permitting appellant to obtain the benefit of an otherwise mandatory transfer based on the children’s residence in Howard County, when such residence is solely the result of appellant’s intentional disregard and violation of the divorce decree, would condone appellant’s violation of the divorce decree and encourage others to do the same in similar circumstances, the court states. Also, compelling a transfer on facts such as presented here would promote forum shopping. The court concludes appellant’s act of removing the children to a county not expressly permitted by the trial court’s decree constitutes a waiver of the right to give notice of transfer under Texas Family Code �155.204 and a forfeiture of the right to have the case transferred. The appellant complains that the trial court violated her due process rights because the notice she received for the July 6 hearing specified the hearing was for a temporary order on appellee’s motion to modify rather than a final order, which the trial court in fact signed the day after the hearing. Because the appellant offerd no legal analysis and failed to cite any authority to support her specific due process contentions, she presents nothing for the appellate court to review on this issue. OPINION:Morris, J.; Morris, Bridges and Francis, JJ.

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