United States Fifth Circuit

Reset A A Font size: Print

STATE OF TEXAS v. REAL PARTIES IN INTEREST, 00-40999

Speculation about state court tampering with the final judgment of a federal court does not constitute "extraordinary circumstances" necessary for federal removal jurisdiction under the All Writs Act, 28 USC 1651 (a).

Appellate Information

  • Decided 07/23/2001
  • Published 07/23/2001

Judges

  • E. GRADY JOLLY, Circuit Judge:, Before GARWOOD, JOLLY and DeMOSS, Circuit Judges.

Court

  • United States Fifth Circuit

Counsel

  • For Appellant:
  • William Andrew Taylor, First Asst. Atty. Gen., Jeffrey Scott Boyd, Brent Alan Benoit, Special Asst. Atty. Gen., John Cornyn, Atty. Gen., Gregory Scott Coleman (argued), Julie Caruthers Parsley, Asst. Solicitor Gen., Austin, TX, for Petitioner-Appellant.

  • For Appellees:
  • Michael E. Tigar (argued), The Tigar Law Firm, Washington, DC, David Grant Kaiser, Kaiser & Morrison, Houston, TX, for Respondents-Appellees.