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TLR Press Release, September 4, 2003

HOUSTON, Texas – Texans for Public Justice (TPJ) and Texas Watch have abandoned any pretense of impartiality by becoming active participants in the battle over Proposition 12, funneling untraceable political campaign money to opponents of the proposed constitutional amendment, said Matt Welch, legislative director for Texans for Lawsuit Reform.

TLR Press Release, June 2, 2003

AUSTIN, Texas, 2 de junio /PRNewswire/ -- Texas marcó un hito en su historia el domingo, según Richard J. Trabulsi, Jr., presidente de Texans for Lawsuit Reform, con la aprobación del proyecto de ley de la cámara, HB4, el conjunto de reformas de la jurisprudencia civil de amplio alcance.

TLR Press Release, June 1, 2003

TLR: Package of Civil Justice Reforms Will Make Texas Better Place to Live AUSTIN, Texas (June 1, 2003) – Texas history was made today, said Richard J. Trabulsi, Jr., president of Texans for Lawsuit Reform, with the passage of House Bill 4 – the sweeping package of civil justice reforms.

TLR Press Release, February 17, 2003

AUSTIN, TEXAS - State Representative Joe Nixon (R-Houston), Chairman of the House Civil Practices Committee, filed House Bill 4 today, proposing sweeping changes in Texas liability laws. Ralph Wayne, president of the Texas Civil Justice League (TCJL)and former chairman of the American Tort Reform Association (ATRA), applauded Nixon's bill, saying, "Chairman Nixon has filed landmark legislation that will strengthen the civil justice and tort reform vital to Texas business and the state's economy."

TLR Press Release, February 17, 2003

Class action reforms included in House Bill 4 Citizens Against Lawsuit Abuse of Central Texas, a legal watchdog group, issued the following statement on the filing of House Bill 4, the omnibus lawsuit reform bill, by Rep. Joe Nixon of Houston.

TLR Press Release, February 14, 2003

House Civil Practice Committee Chairman Committed To Curbing Lawsuit Abuse Austin - As House Civil Practice Committee Chairman Joe Nixon filed legislation today to curb lawsuit abuse and reform Texas’ civil justice system, Texas Association of Business President Bill Hammond welcomed the reform package calling it long over due.

TLR Press Release, February 13, 2003

Omnibus Bill Will Improve Fairness, Efficiency of Texas Civil Justice System AUSTIN, TX—House Civil Practices Committee Chairman Joe Nixon announces the filing of legislation today that would implement comprehensive reforms to curb lawsuit abuse and make the Texas civil justice system more fair and efficient.

TLR Press Release, February 11, 2003

Comprehensive Legislation Fulfills Governor Perry’s Call to Reform Civil Justice System HOUSTON, Texas (February 17, 2003) – Texans for Lawsuit Reform (TLR) today praised state Rep. Joe Nixon for answering Governor Rick Perry’s call to stop lawsuit abuse by filing House Bill 4. The omnibus bill proposes systemic changes aimed at restoring fairness and balance to Texas’ civil justice system.

TLR Press Release, June 6, 2002

DALLAS, Texas (June 6, 2002) – Texans for Lawsuit Reform (TLR), the state’s leading civil justice advocacy group, today announced several key tort reform proposals for the 2003 Texas Legislature as well as the recruitment of the organization’s 10,000th grassroots supporter.

TLR Press Release, June 6, 2002

Texans for Lawsuit Reform Hace Pública su Agenda Legislativa para el 2003; El Anuncio del Afiliado Número 10.000 Subraya la Necesidad de Lograr Más Reformas