Private Warning of an Appellate Justice (10/29/21)


The judge violated the prohibitions against testifying voluntarily as a character witness and lent the prestige of judicial office to advance the private interests of others in doing so, when she v...

Hon. Jesus Maria "Chuy" Alvarez

 Justice of the Peace, Pct. 1, Rio Grande City, Starr County, Texas
 CJC Nos. 20-0820, et. al.,

Public Reprimand and Order of Additional Education

Hon. Stephen Egan

 Justice of the Peace, Pct. 4, Midlothian, Ellis County, Texas
 CJC Nos. 19-1179 & 19-1213

Public Reprimand and Order of Additional Education

Hon. Jeff Fletcher

 Former Judge, 402nd Judicial District Court, Quitman, Wood County, Texas
 CJC No. 20-0001

Public Reprimand

Private Warning of a Former Magistrate Judge (10/29/21)


The judge engaged in willful conduct that cast public discredit upon the judiciary when his actions led to his arrest for driving while intoxicated and unlawful carrying of a firearm. [Violation o...

Hon. Manuel Valdez

 Former Municipal Court Judge, New Fairview, Wise County, Texas
 CJC No. 21-0611

Public Admonition

Hon. Donna Thomson

 Former Justice of the Peace, Pct. 1, Bastrop, Bastrop County, Texas
 CJC Nos. 15-0741-JP, et. al.,

Public Reprimand

Hon. Robert D. Burns, III

 Chief Justice, Fifth Court of Appeals, Dallas, Dallas County, Texas
 CJC No. 20-1561

Public Admonition - On Appeal to Special Court of Review