Dr. Joe A. Adamcik

Some of you “pups” may not remember Joe, but for those who do… 091408 OBITUARIES 2 Lubbock Avalanche-Journal Dr. Joe A. Adamcik died Aug. 20, 2008, at the age of 78 years. He was a retired Associate Professor of Chemistry and Bio-Chemistry at Texas Tech University. Dr. Joe A. Adamcik Lubbock Avalanche-Journal Sunday, September 14,…

Larry Elms

Longtime LCDLA member Larry Elms died yesterday following a courageous battle with cancer. Larry will be remembered as a fine lawyer, with expertise in many fields of law. He was a devoted family man and father. Every time I was greeted by Larry, I appreciated his friendly smile and positive attitude, despite the challenges he…

Making Petition to Permit E-Filing in Death Penalty Cases

Chuck Herring, an expert in legal malpractice and lawyer discipline, is working with several other lawyers to circulate a petition to file with the Court of Criminal Appeals to request a very modest rule change—to permit e-filing, which would have saved Mr. Richard’s life on September 25. As you may know, Judge Sharon Keller denied…

Proud Father: Wes Keng

Wesley Keng is now a proud dad. William was born yesterday, weighing in at 9lb 9oz. I have no idea why we always tell how much a baby weighs. Mother and child are doing great.

Madison Sowder

For anyone who hasn’t yet heard, Madison Sowder passed away Monday morning. Here is an interesting article about him: Madison Sowder Dies Here are the details for Madison’s Services: Thursday, August 16th, 2007, Pre-Burial at 9 :a.m. Idalou Cemetery Chapel, followed by grave site, followed by services at St. Elizabeth’s Catholic Church Down Town on…

Bobby Rogers

Some of you will remember Bobby Rogers, former longtime court reporter for the 99th District Court. He died Sunday at age 73. Bobby was the godfather of all local court reporters: the last one to use shorthand, pen and ink. He was a good guy. Funeral service will be Wednesday, 11:00 a.m., LakeRidge Chapel, 82nd…

Chuck Chambers on Buddy Holly

Longtime LCDLA member Charles Chambers was featured in a front-page Lubbock Avalanche-Journal article Sunday regarding whether Buddy Holly’s name will fall into public domain in a few years. In the article, Charlie is described by Entertainment Editor William Kerns as a “legal scholar”. It is a very interesting article, and Charlie does in fact come…

James Richard “Dick” Alexander

Dick Alexander, long time LCDLA member, passed away on June 29 at the age of 78. Services were held at Sunset Church of Christ Chapel on July 2. Officiating the even was Joe Garner and Russ Arendell. The internment was July 5th at Lackey Cemetery in Hichita, Oklahoma. He was a very active and important…

You are cordially invited to…

A reception honoring the Lubbock Criminal Defense Lawyer’s Association’s donation to the Brendan Murray Criminal Defense Scholarship Fund Featuring a presentation of the donation by the LCDLA to the Law School. Wednesday, April 25, 2007 5:30 p.m. Texas Tech Law School The Forum For questions call Rusty Gunter (806) 763-8846 No RSVP required.

Brendan Murray

Brendan Murray, age 22, son of long time LCDLA member Brian Murray and his wife, Lynne, passed away last night at 2:00 a.m., at University Medical Center in Lubbock. Brendan was a graduate of Lubbock High School, The University of Texas and a second year student at Texas Tech University School of Law. Services will…