AN EVICTION IS A SUIT TO DETERMINE THE RIGHT TO POSSESSION

In Texas,  the difference between challenges to title and challenges to possession is not always clear. However, keep in mind that only possession can be determined in an eviction lawsuit.  Tex. R. Civ. P. 746.   A justice court has exclusive jurisdiction to determine the rights to immediate possession. Tex. Govt Code Ann 27.031(a)(2).

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