EPISCOPAL CHURCH WINS MAJOR VICTORY IN FORT WORTH
On April 5, 2018, the Texas court of appeals that had been handling the appeal of the Episcopal Church case involving the dispute between the independent diocese of Ft. Worth and the Church and Church diocese, rendered a decision after two years.
The decision is a major victory for the Episcopal Church.
Find the article about it here .
The article has links to both the judgment and the opinion.
In essence, the court recognized the Church diocese as the legal heir of the pre-schism diocese.
This should be a major boost to the Episcopal Church side in South Carolina as it prepares its response for the U.S. Supreme Court.
The Texas appeals court judgment is 178 pages. I will return when I have read it all.