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Political Meeting

November 8, 2011 by Anonymous

Event Date: 
Thu, 11/17/2011 - 11:30am

Sue Walker, Justice of the Second Court of Appeals
Sue Walker, Justice of the Second Court of Appeals, will speak at the Bush Legacy Republican Women’s Luncheon at 11:30 a.m. Thursday, Nov. 17. Reservations are required. Cost of the meal and meeting is $15. To make a reservation, call 817-441-6290.

Justice Walker was raised in Amarillo, Texas. She graduated with high honors from the University of Texas in Austin in 1982 and from Texas Tech University School of Law in 1986. She is Board Certified in Civil Appellate Law by the Texas Board of Legal Specialization (1993-present). Prior to her judicial service, Justice Walker was a solo practitioner practicing civil and criminal appellate law. She is a former adjunct professor of law at Texas Wesleyan School of Law where she taught Criminal Appellate Procedure. Justice Walker previously served as a law clerk and staff attorney for the Fifth District Court of Appeals.

Justice Walker currently serves on the Texas Supreme Court Task Force to Ensure Judicial Readiness in Times of Emergency and as a member of the Tarrant County Bar Foundation Grant Committee. She received the 2010 Judge Charles J. Murray Outstanding Jurist Award. Justice Walker previously served as President of the Eldon B. Mahon Inn of Court (2006-2007), as Counselor (2005-2006), and as Treasurer (2004-2005). In recognition of Justice Walker's long and meritorious service to the Inns of Court and to the legal profession, in 2009 the Eldon B. Mahon Inn of Court elected her to membership in the Serjeant's Inn of the Dallas and Fort Worth Inns of Court. Justice Walker is a National Science and Resource Judge; she was elected a Fellow in 2009 by the Advanced Science & Technology Resource Center in Washington, D.C. She is also a Fellow in the Texas Bar Foundation (2008 – present).

Justice Walker served the Tarrant County Bar Association as Second Vice President (1999-2000) and as Director (1997-1999). She served the Appellate Section of the Tarrant County Bar Association as Secretary (1996) and as Vice Chair (1997-1999). She is a member of the American Law Institute (2004-present), a member of the Appellate Practice and Advocacy Section of the State Bar of Texas, a member of the Appellate Section of the Tarrant County Bar Association, a member of the College of the State Bar of Texas (1993-present), a Charter and Sustaining Fellow of the Tarrant County Bar Foundation, an Emeritus member of the Eldon B. Mahon Chapter of the American Inns of Court, a member of the Texas Center for Legal Ethics and Professionalism, and a member of the American Judges Association.

Justice Walker is a frequent author and speaker on a variety of legal topics.

Sports Calendar

Friday, December 19

  • Aledo Bearcats vs. Joshua at Aledo High School, A 8 p.m., JV 5 p.m. and Varsity 6:30 p.m., *District Game

  • Aledo Ladycats vs. Joshua at Aledo High School, Freshmen 6:30 p.m., JV 5 p.m. and Varsity 8 p.m., *District Game

Monday, December 29

  • Aledo Bearcats Varsity at Moritz Auto Group Holiday Classic, Aledo

  • Aledo Ladycats Varsity at Fibermax Caprock Classic, Lubbock

Friday, January 2

  • Aledo Bearcats vs. Maypearl at Aledo High School, A 4:00 pm and JV 5:30 pm.

Saturday, January 3

  • Aledo Bearcats vs. Joshua/Cleburne (Dark) at Cleburne, B 12:00 pm.

  • Aledo Soccer Alumni Game at Bearcat Stadium, Ladycats 12:00 pm and Bearcats 2:00 pm.

Tuesday, January 6

  • Aledo Bearcats at Burleson Centennial, JV 5:00 pm, Varsity 6:30 pm and A 8:00 pm. *District Game

  • Aledo Ladycats at Burleson Centennial, JV 5:00 pm, Freshmen 6:30 pm and Varsity 8:00 pm. *District Game

  • Aledo Bearcats at Boswell, JV 5:30 pm and Varsity 7:00 pm.

Thursday, January 8

  • Aledo Bearcats Varsity at Waxahachie 287 Tournament

  • Aledo Ladycats vs The Colony at Waxahachie Tournament, 7:30 pm. January 9 & 10 opponenet and time TBA.

  • Aledo Middle School Ladycats at Brewer. 7th Grade C 5:00 pm, B 6:00 pm and A 7:00 pm. 8th Grade C 5:00 pm, B 6:00 pm and A 7:00 pm. *District Game

  • Aledo Middle School Bearcats vs Brewer Middle School. 7th at Aledo Gym 1, C 5:00 pm, B 6:00 pm and A 7:00 pm. 8th at Aledo MPC, C 5:00 pm, B 6:00 pm and A 7:00 pm. *District Game

Friday, January 9

  • Aledo Middle School Bearcats 7th & 8th A at Azle Junior High School Tournament.

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