Private Reprimand of a Justice of the Peace. (06/04/12).
The judge willfully and/or persistently failed to timely execute the business of his court, in violation of Article V, section 1-a(6)A of the Texas Constitution and Section 33.001(b)(1) of the Texas Government Code, and denied a litigant's right to be heard, by waiting more than three years to set a case for trial despite the repeated requests for a trial setting from the litigant's attorney. [Violation of Article V, §1-a(6)A of the Texas Constitution and Canon 3B(8) of the Texas Code of Judicial Conduct.] Private Reprimand of a Justice of the Peace. (06/04/12).