|Job description||The nine-member Texas Supreme Court is the highest court for civil (not criminal) cases in the state. Term is six years.
Note: civil law deals with behavior that injures an individual or other private party, such as a corporation. Examples include libel, breach of contract, property damage, and negligence resulting in injury or death.
|Amy Clark Meachum|
|Nathan Hecht (incumbent)|
Recent News Articles
- “We recommend Amy Clark Meachum in Democratic primary for chief justice [editorial],” Houston Chronicle (Feb 20, 2020) https://www.houstonchronicle.com/opinion/editorials/article/We-recommend-Amy-Clark-Meachum-in-Democratic-15068864.php (paywall – article limit)
- Judicial Q&A: Judge Amy Clark Meachum,” Houston Chronicle blog (Feb 13, 2020) https://blog.chron.com/kuffsworld/2020/02/judicial-qa-judge-amy-clark-meachum/