Private Warning and Order of Additional Education of a Municipal Judge. (02/28/08)


While presiding over a case against a defendant charged with violating a city ordinance, the judge violated several procedures, including, but not limited to, (a) closing the proceedings to the pub...

Honorable Gregory Middents

 Justice of the Peace, Precinct 1, Sherman, Grayson County, Texas
 CJC No. 06-0707-JP

Private Admonition of a former Justice of the Peace. (02/27/08)


The judge denied an indigent pro se litigant the right to file suit and to be heard in her court. [Violation of Canons 2A, 3B(2), and 3B(8) of the Texas Code of Judicial Conduct.] Private Admonit...

Private Reprimand of a County Court at Law Judge. (02/04/08)


The judge found an out of town attorney in constructive contempt of court without affording him certain due process rights. In lieu of serving time in jail, the attorney was offered the opportunit...

Private Admonition of a District Judge. (01/14/08)


The judge ordered a criminal defendant to remain incarcerated without bond prior to his trial after sua sponte finding that his surety bond was insufficient. The judge further engaged in conduct t...

Priv Adm of MU (12/13/07).


The judge failed to follow proper procedures and denied a traffic defendant his due process rights by finding the defendant in direct contempt of court for arriving late for his trial. [Violation ...

Honorable Bob Wall

 Justice of the Peace, Precinct 2, Place 1, Brownwood, Brown County, Texas
 CJC No. 07-0251-JP

Private Order of Additional Education of a Municipal Judge. (10/18/07).


The judge engaged in improper ex parte communications with a traffic defendant, dismissed the defendant’s case without a motion from or notice to the prosecutor, and required a newspaper reporter t...