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Private Warning and Order of Additional Education of a Justice of the Peace. (01/15/04)

01/15/2004
 
 

The judge engaged in an improper ex parte communication when he placed phone calls and considered testimony from witnesses who were not before the court. [Violation of Canon 6C(2) of the Texas Code...

Private Admonition of a Justice of the Peace (01/02/04)

01/02/2004
 
 

The judge’s arrest for suspicion of driving while intoxicated became publicly known in his community. Although no criminal charges were ever filed against him in connection with this incident, the...

Private Warning and Order of Additional Education of a Justice of the Peace (11/28/03)

11/28/2003
 
 

The judge inappropriately adjudicated a matter in which his grandson was the defendant. Additionally, the judge, on an infrequent basis, set bonds over the telephone. [Violation of Canons 2B, 3B(...

Private Warning and Order of Additional Education of a Justice of the Peace (11/28/03)

11/28/2003
 
 

The judge improperly adjudicated a matter in which her husband was the defendant, and subsequently adjudicated a matter in which a defendant was an employee of business in which the judge has an ow...

Honorable Hazel Lewis

10/28/2003
 Former Justice of the Peace, Precinct 2, Marlin, Falls County, Texas
 CJC Nos. 02-0186-JP, 02-0389-JP, and 02-0420-JP

Private Warning of a Justice of the Peace (10/21/03)

10/21/2003
 
 

The judge misused the powers of his judicial office by causing a fictitious notice to a County Commissioner, a critic of how the judge ran his court administratively, leading the Commissioner to be...

Private Admonition of a Justice of the Peace (10/21/03)

10/21/2003
 
 

The judge failed to accord an attorney and her client a hearing in a small claims suit for more than a year, despite repeated requests in writing and by telephone for him to provide a hearing in th...

Private Order of Additional Education of a County Judge (10/21/03)

10/21/2003
 
 

The judge made inappropriate comments toward a county employee who worked under his direct supervision causing that employee to file a sexual harassment claim against the judge. [Violation of Cano...