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In a Texas appeal, what is a “docketing statement”?

An appellate docketing statement provides information to the court of appeals clerk’s office for their use in preparing a docket sheet for the case. A docketing statement is generally not reviewed by court of appeals justices or staff attorneys. The required contents of a docketing statement are listed in Texas Rule of Appellate Procedure 32.1.

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