On October 4, the Honorable Amy Clark Meachum of the 250th Judicial District Court in Travis County, Texas, ruled on the City’s appeal of her prior decision, which stated that the City of El Paso’s Multipurpose Performing Arts Center couldn’t host sporting events. Here’s what she decided:
I’m no lawyer, but it looks pretty solid to me.
You have to wonder how long the City will keep beating its head against the wall fighting this. They should gracefully admit defeat and move on. Their continued recalcitrance only benefits special interests and hurts taxpayers and the political futures of the politicians.
Sometimes you have to put your ego in your backpocket and move on.