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.

This content has been archived. It is available through our partners, LexisNexis® and Bloomberg Law.

To view this content, please continue to their sites.

Not a Lexis Subscriber?
Subscribe Now

Not a Bloomberg Law Subscriber?
Subscribe Now

Why am I seeing this?

LexisNexis® and Bloomberg Law are third party online distributors of the broad collection of current and archived versions of ALM's legal news publications. LexisNexis® and Bloomberg Law customers are able to access and use ALM's content, including content from the National Law Journal, The American Lawyer, Legaltech News, The New York Law Journal, and Corporate Counsel, as well as other sources of legal information.

For questions call 1-877-256-2472 or contact us at [email protected]