Private Warning and Order of Additional Education of a District Court Judge (4/20/2022)

04/20/2022
 
 

The judge failed to comply with the law; failed to maintain professional competence in the law; failed to accord parties and/or their counsel the right to be heard according to law, and engaged in ...

Hon. Clinton E. "Chip" Wells

04/20/2022
 312th Family District Court, Houston, Harris County, Texas
 CJC No. 20-0873

Public Admonition and Order of Additional Education

Hon. Barbara Stalder

04/20/2022
 280th Family Protective Order Court, Houston, Harris County, Texas
 CJC No. 20-0880

Public Reprimand

Private Admonition of a District Court Judge (4/7/22)

04/07/2022
 
 

The judge failed to comply with the law and maintain professional competence in the law when the judge engaged in impermissible ex parte communications with a District Attorney’s Office regarding a...

Hon. William Shane Nolen

04/07/2022
 Former Associate Judge, 323rd District Court, Fort Worth, Tarrant County, Texas
 CJC Nos. 20-0393, et. al.,

Public Admonition

Hon. Clyde Black

04/07/2022
 Justice of the Peace, Pct. 1, Crockett, Houston County, Texas
 CJC Nos. 21-0135, et. al.,

Public Warning

Private Order of Additional Education of a District Court Judge (3/8/22)

03/08/2022
 
 

The judge made a social media post promoting a conference in which the judge was participating and engaged in improper solicitation of funds for that event. [Violations of Canons 2B and 4C(2) of t...

Private Admonition and Order of Additional Education of a District Court Judge (3/8/22)

03/08/2022
 
 

The judge allowed the victim in three underlying cases that arose from the same criminal episode to make a victim allocution statement in one of those cases prior to passing sentence in the other t...