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Gov. Rick Perry’s Texas Supreme Court Sides With Corporations In Three Out Of Four Cases

By Ian Millhiser on August 16, 2011 at 11:10 am

"Gov. Rick Perry’s Texas Supreme Court Sides With Corporations In Three Out Of Four Cases"

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The Texas Supreme Court is absolutely dominated by Gov. Rick Perry’s (R) nominees. Seven of the Texas Supreme Court’s nine members were appointed Perry, and no one has benefited more from this arrangement than wealthy corporations. The Texas Supreme Court “sided with consumers in 27 percent of cases involving an individual against a corporation or government agency — and it reversed jury verdicts in 72 percent of cases.”

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