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Federal jury hearing over Buc-ee's trademark lawsuit

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HOUSTON – Buc-ee's legal battle over another business's mascot has taken center stage in a Houston courtroom this week.

Buc-ee's filed a lawsuit against Choke Canyon, based in San Antonio, stating that its alligator mascot infringes on the Buc-ee's trademark.

A jury has been seated and the testimonies started on Tuesday.

The trial is expected to last five to seven days, according to the court.