Judge Blasts Lawyers as 'Shameless' and 'Reprehensible'

, Texas Lawyer


A state district judge who was sued by a mother and daughter has fired back at the two Georgetown lawyers representing them. Retired district judge Terry Flenniken alleges the attorneys were "reprehensible" and "shameless" for drafting a civil petition to promote "a political issue" and to avoid their own "accountability" in a tragic family law case.

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  • grannybunny

    It seems bizarre that the girl would have reported the sexual abuse to the judge, but not to her mother. Also, if the girl described the sexual abuse in a school essay, why didn't someone at the school report it?

  • Sherrie Abney

    Sounds as though everyone failed this child. If they all knew the situation, they are all responsible.

  • retired risk manager

    "Shameless and reprehensible". And those are a negative comment regarding a plaintiff attorney .......................... how?

    Seems an accurate description.

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