Thomas Kelley, spokesman for Texas Attorney General Greg Abbott, declined immediate comment Tuesday on Parker's order.
Still pending is a related lawsuit filed against former LMC President Dr. Miles McCall by Sam Houston State University officials – under the guidance of the AG's office.
Both SMSU and the attorney general – the AG in its capacity as the protector of the public's interest in charity – seek to recover over $1 million in lost endowment monies SHSU officials contend they should have been forwarded when LMC first declared bankruptcy.
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