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

11/02/2021
 
 

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

10/29/2021
 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

10/29/2021
 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

10/29/2021
 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)

10/29/2021
 
 

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

10/29/2021
 Former Municipal Court Judge, New Fairview, Wise County, Texas
 CJC No. 21-0611

Public Admonition

Hon. Donna Thomson

10/29/2021
 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

08/19/2021
 Chief Justice, Fifth Court of Appeals, Dallas, Dallas County, Texas
 CJC No. 20-1561

Public Admonition - On Appeal to Special Court of Review