Private Admonition of a Criminal Law Hearing Officer (1/12/22)

01/12/2022
 
 

The judge made comments during a probable cause hearing that created the appearance of partiality on her part towards the defendant and could be perceived as addressing matters not properly before ...

Private Admonition and Order of Additional Education of a County Court at Law Judge (1/12/22)

01/12/2022
 
 

The judge initiated an improper ex parte communication with a litigant and conducted her extra-judicial activities in a manner that cast reasonable doubt on her capacity to act impartially as a jud...

Hon. Krystal Starowitz

12/08/2021
 Former Municipal Court Judge, Progreso, Hidalgo County, Texas
 CJC No. 20-0611

Public Admonition

Private Warning and Order of Additional Education of a Justice of the Peace (12/8/21)

12/08/2021
 
 

The judge failed to comply with and maintain professional competence in the law, and engaged in willful conduct that was clearly inconsistent with the proper performance of his duties and cast publ...

Private Admonition of a Former Municipal Court Judge (12/8/21)

12/08/2021
 
 

The judge failed to treat all defendants appearing before him with the patience, dignity and courtesy required of a judge with respect to those with whom he deals in an official capacity, when he m...

Private Warning and Order of Additional Education of a Justice of the Peace (12/8/21)

12/08/2021
 
 

The judge failed to comply with and maintain professional competence in the law, and failed to treat a Constable with the patience, dignity and courtesy required of a judge with respect to those wi...

Private Warning and Order of Additional Education of a Justice of the Peace (12/8/21)

12/08/2021
 
 

The judge failed to comply with and maintain professional competence in the law, and failed to treat a Constable with the patience, dignity and courtesy required of a judge with respect to those wi...

Private Admonition and Order of Additional Education of a Justice of the Peace (11/2/21)

11/02/2021
 
 

The judge lent the prestige of judicial office to advance the privates interests of himself or others and authorized the public use of his name endorsing other candidates for public office by when ...