Court of Appeals of Texas, Third District, Austin
FROM THE 419TH DISTRICT COURT OF TRAVIS COUNTY NO. D-1-FM-12-002643 HONORABLE AMY CLARK MEACHUM, JUDGE PRESIDING
Before Chief Justice Jones, Justices Pemberton and Rose
Appellant E.S. filed her notice of appeal on December 9, 2013. The appellate record was complete January 8, 2014, making appellant's brief due January 28, 2014. On January 27, 2014, counsel for appellant filed a motion for extension of time to file appellant's brief.
Amendments to the rules of judicial administration accelerate the final disposition of appeals from suits for termination of parental rights. See Tex. R. Jud. Admin. 6.2(a) (providing 180 days for court's final disposition). The accelerated schedule constrains this Court's leeway in granting extensions. In this instance, we will grant the motion and order counsel to file appellant's brief no later than February 17, 2014. If the brief ...