Remember me Username The Texas Supreme Court is once again considering the issue of damages for mental anguish in a case involving the cremation of a woman who died unexpectedly in 2007. The case, brought by a son who had been living out-of-state, hinges on whether the funeral parlor involved had a special obligation to find him for his approval. Janet Elliott has details of the argument in The Texas Lawbook.You must be a subscriber to The Texas Lawbook to access this content. Password Lost your password? Not a subscriber? Sign up for The Texas Lawbook.