Private Admonition of a Criminal Law Hearing Officer (1/12/22)
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 the court, and made statements to the media defending those comments in a manner that cast reasonable doubt on her capacity to act impartially as a judge. [Violations of Canons 3B(5), 3B(6), 3B(10) and 4A(1) of the Texas Code of Judicial Conduct.] Private Admonition of a Criminal Law Hearing Officer. (1/12/22).