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A $508 Million Lawsuit Against G-Tech
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Originally Posted: Oct 3,2014 - PM
Revised: Sept 29, 2018
Fun 5's Scratch Ticket
The Attorney's Representing Texas Lottery Players Are
($508 Million TX Fun 5's Mass Action Lawsuit)
& Associates, P.C.
Attorneys at Law
4550 Post Oak Place, Suite 119
Houston, Texas 77027
Mark Lanier (Steele Appeal)
Peter Kelley (Nettles Appeal)
A Personal Look At Mary LaGarde - One of the Fun 5's Lawyers
Check Lotto Report's Fun 5's Site Map
for links to all postings, news stories & explanations.
- Previous Update Pages -
Fun 5's Update #3 Jan 26, 2016 - Dec 11, 2016 ... Click here
Fun 5's Update #2 Jan 29, 2015 - Dec 7, 2015 ... Click here
Fun 5's Update #1 Oct 3, 2014 - Dec 9, 2014 ...Click here
Editorial & Opinions by Dawn Nettles
Sept 29, 2018 - I received word late yesterday that the Texas Supreme Court has asked for briefs to be filed on
The attorney's predict it is possible that the Supreme Court will also call for oral testimony in January 2019.
As you all know, I've not been posting much because the Lawyers Blog has been keeping everyone up to date
It's Election Time ... NOW Fun 5 Players Can Speak Up ...
In this posting I will only name those where I know first hand that they allowed our
state run lottery to
If you want to be heard, then speak with your VOTE in November. They hear votes! Don't let them get away with
Jan 23, 2018 - Just thought I'd let you all know there's a big story in the Caller Times about the cases going to the
Also I've made a "site map" for all the different Fun 5's posting on my site so you can easily find what you may be
Jan 11, 2018 - We received fantastic news this morning - news that could affect lottery players world wide. The Austin Court
The lawyers (Richard) have some details posted but are still reviewing the decision. Click here to see what's been posted thus far.
Read the Court of Appeals Opinion, click here (pdf)
Also, I just learned that there's a Texas Lottery Players Association who is fighting for a fair and honest lottery. My hats off to them.
August 6, 2017 - It goes without saying that I was extremely disappointed in the decision handed down by the Dallas Court.
I, like all of you, have been instructed by the attorneys to NOT comment about our lawsuits. So, unlike Trump, I will do
Instead, I'm just going to let the documents speak for themselves.
The Opinion and what's happened since ....
Finally, Mark Lanier, the attorney representing the 1500 Fun 5's lottery players, sent this letter to the Austin Courts explaining
On Friday, August 4, the following was filed with the Dallas Court by my attorneys.
In concluding my comments -
April 22, 2017 - A couple of thing to say or share with you today. But first, NO, there is no ruling from
The other day I read a very interesting bio on Manfred Sternberg. As I read it, it occurred to me that I don't think
One last comment about Manfred .... anyone who spends their valuable time taking a service dog to a hospital to help
Regarding Richard LaGarde - I think you've all come to know Richard quite well as he's given us all an insight through his
I feel compelled to comment on one of Richard's latest postings - he titled it "Chemo Brain." He's describing
I realize there's nothing funny about side effects of chemo, but sometimes you just have to have a sense of humor.
Richard is strong - very strong - and he has a tremendous sense of humor. I hope that by sharing my
Maybe Richard or Manfred will send me some personal info about Mark Lanier so I can share his
Jan 24, 2017 - I know it feels like we've been forgotten, but that's far from the truth. In the Austin case,
In my case, the 5th Court of Appeals heard oral testimony on Jan 11, 2017. So again, we can't move
I know many of you would like to know more about what goes on or what's said during oral arguments.
As I write this message, the link is second on the list.
After you hear each argument presented, then you should read the "Post Submission" made to the
I am of the belief that the courts will do the right thing and hold G-Tech accountable. Clearly G-Tech
Ya'll be patient, that's the only thing you can do. We are at the mercy of the courts and so are
Dec 11, 2016 - On Oct 26, 2016, oral arguments were heard by the Appeals Court in Austin
In my case in Dallas, oral arguments will be heard in January 2017.
Neither case will move forward until the immunity issued is settled once and for all. We have the
Interestingly, as we all know, Mr. Trump settled quickly rather than to go to trial at that time.
Previous Update Pages
(The Fun 5's Update page was originally posted: Oct 3, 2014 - PM)
Related Fun 5's Links
What To Do If You Have A Money Bag
on Your Fun 5's Ticket
Read then DO IT ... Click here
Rule 202 Petition Filed In Travis County
This is NOT a lawsuit - We're asking for the
Courts to allow us to take depositions. Petition
is easy to read and understand. A great read!
Click here, pdf. Filing Receipt, click here to see.
Posted 10/16/14. Do keep making those calls ...
My Letter To The District Attorney
RE: Fun 5's Scratch Ticket
Click here, a pdf
Official Fun 5's Rule
If you want to know that much about it.
Houston Attorney Shares A
Sample Demand Letter
that he sent to the Texas Lottery on behalf of his clients.
An interesting read. I do appreciate his sharing this letter
to help you understand your case from a legal standpoint.
Click here (pdf).
Media Coverage - Fun 5's
This is NOT all of them!
ABC - KTRK TV Houston
NBC - KXAS - Dallas
Dallas Morning News
Kens5 - San Antonio - TV.
Click 2 - Houston
Fox 7 - Austin
Austin American Statesman/Longview
Good Morning America (Can't find link)
Channel 11 TV - Fort Worth - 10/21/14
Courthouse News (10/21/14)
Houston Chronicle (10/23/14)
Dallas Morning News, (10/24/14)
Courthouse News, (10/24/14)
Dallas Morning News, (12/10/14)
Houston Chronicle, (12/10/14)
4 Traders (12/11/14)
Courthouse News (12/11/14)
News Journal (!2/12/14)
WacoTrib (AP) (12/11/14)
Time Warner News
Time Warner News.
USA Today, Caller Times, (01/23/18)
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