Judge Hears Arugments in Hidalgo Commissioners Seat
POSTED: Tuesday, August 10, 2010 - 8:57am
UPDATED: Tuesday, August 10, 2010 - 1:22pm
A state district court judge heard arguments on Monday over a dispute on how to fill former Hidalgo County Commissioner Sylvia Handy's seat.
The judge, is considering an injunction submitted by Mercedes Mayor Joel Quintanilla, who was nominated for Handy's seat in May. Mayor Quintanilla filed a petition to undo a special election that was ordered by a county judge.