Notice of Public Hearing

Pursuant to Section 33.0055 of the Texas Government Code, and in accordance with relevant Executive Order(s) of Governor Greg Abbott, Emergency Order(s) from the Texas Supreme Court, and guidance from the Office of Court Administration regarding the COVID-19 pandemic, the State Commission on Judicial Conduct will be conducting its biennial Public Hearing on Monday, October 5, 2020, at 9:00 a.m., virtually, via Zoom, "to consider comments from the public regarding the commission’s mission and operations." Per the statute, "The comments are to be considered in a manner which does not compromise the confidentiality of matters considered by the commission."

For additional information, please contact us at (512) 463-5533.

To Speak at the Meeting

Witnesses must register in advance for this meeting to speak, and may do so via this online form or by faxing a completed registration form to (512) 463-0511.

After registering, you'll receive an confirmation email containing information for joining the meeting. The deadline for registration is October 4, 2020 at 11:59 p.m.

Testimony will be limited to 3 minutes per witness; however, written submissions will also be accepted in addition to or in lieu of oral testimony. Any statements for consideration can be mailed to the State Commission on Judicial Conduct, P.O. Box 12265, Austin, Texas 78711.

To Watch the Meeting Live

Visit our YouTube channel to view the live stream of the meeting.

Chronological Index of Public Records

Hon. Rosie Speedlin Gonzalez

03/18/2020
 County Court at Law No. 13, San Antonio, Bexar County, Texas
 CJC No. 20-0267

Public Admonition and Order of Additional Education - On appeal to Special Court of Review

Hon. Randy Gray

02/07/2020
 County Court at Law No. 1, New Braunfels, Comal County, Texas
 CJC No. 18-1145

Public Warning

Hon. Navarro Campbell Cox, II

02/07/2020
 Judge, 145th Judicial District Court, Nacogdoches, Nacogdoches County, Texas
 CJC No. 19-0529

Public Warning

Hon. Gena Slaughter

02/07/2020
 Judge, 191st Civil District Court, Dallas, Dallas County, Texas
 CJC No. 19-0390

Public Reprimand - On appeal to Special Court of Review

Hon. David Saucedo

12/05/2019
 Maverick County Judge, Eagle Pass, Maverick County, Texas
 CJC No. 19-0146

Public Warning

Hon. Michael McSpadden

11/12/2019
 Former Judge, 209th Criminal District Court, Houston, Harris County, Texas
 CJC No. 18-0682

Public Warning

Hon. Dianne Hensley

11/12/2019
 Justice of the Peace, Precinct 1, Place 1, Waco, McLennan County, Texas
 CJC No. 17-1572

Public Warning

Hon. Bobby Lockhart

11/12/2019
 Former Judge, 102nd Judicial District Court, Texarkana, Bowie County, Texas
 CJC No. 18-1062

Public Admonition