Private Reprimand of a Justice of the Peace (06/08/05).
The judge used "vulgar and profane language" in front of students, their parents, school personnel and court officials while presiding over truancy matters. The Commission concluded that the judge's "tough love" lecture to students appearing before her in criminal proceedings lacked the patience, dignity and courtesy required of a judicial officer. [Violation of Canon 3B(4) of the Texas Code of Judicial Conduct.] Private Reprimand of a Justice of the Peace (06/08/05).