Gov. George W. Bush, who is fighting a subpoena in a highly publicized suit filed by former Funeral Service Commission executive director Eliza May, soon may be called to give testimony in another whistleblower suit recently revived by Austin’s 3rd Court of Appeals.

The court on July 29 reversed Travis County Judge Mary Pearl Williams’ dismissal of the case and remanded it for trial. Williams, of the 53rd District, last year threw out the suit filed by Valerie Curbo and Carol Funderburgh, finding that the former employees of the governor’s Criminal Justice Division failed to exhaust grievance procedures before filing suit.

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