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<br /> APRIL 18, 2011 · VOL. 27 · NO. 3 · $9.00<br /> www.texaslawyer.com<br /> No Protective Order for Tom Phillips, Wife in Wrongful-Death Suit<br /> In Deposition, Plaintiffs' Lawyer<br /> Questions Former Chief Justice<br /> on Social-Host Liability<br /> by MIRIAM ROZEN<br /> mrozen@alm.com<br /> Last month, a judge denied a protective order sought<br /> by Baker Botts partner and retired Texas Supreme Court<br /> Chief Justice Tom Phillips and his wife, defendants in a<br /> wrongful-death suit brought by the parents of Audrey<br /> King, who died in a 2009 car accident after allegedly<br /> attending a party hosted by the Phillipses' son Daniel<br /> where underage drinking occurred.<br /> In their Feb. 24 motion for protec-<br /> tive order, Tom and Marilyn Phillips<br /> sought to prevent the release of their<br /> depositions in King, et al. v. Phillips,<br /> et al. 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