Royal Furgespon, Founding Dean of UNT Dallas College of Law, attended the State of the Judiciary speech by Chief Justice Nathan L. Hecht to a joint session of the Texas Legislature on February 1, 2017.
Dean Furgeson has made Chief Justice Hecht's remarks available to all students, faculty and staff at UNT Dallas College of Law for reading. In making the anouncement to the College of Law community, Dean Furgeson said, "The presentation was a superb recitation of the needs of our Texas courts to meet the challenges of the next two years. Texas is fortunate to have a dedicated judiciary led by a visionary jurist."
Legislature should prioritize juducial security, Texas Supreme Court chief justice says
Texas Tribune, February 1, 2017