Private Order of Additional Education of a Justice of the Peace. (01/21/09)

01/21/2009
 
 

Following an argument with an individual in the judge’s office, the judge caused the individual to be detained in county jail on a contempt of court charge, which was later changed to a disorderly ...

Honorable Amado J. Abascal, III

12/18/2008
 Judge of the 365th Judicial District Court, Eagle Pass, Maverick County, Texas
 CJC Nos. 05-0406-DI, 05-0475-DI, 06-0471-DI, 06-0520-DI, 07-0614-DI, and 07-0701-DI

Honorable George Boyett

12/18/2008
 Justice of the Peace, Precinct 3, College Station, Brazos County, Texas
 CJC No. 08-0474-JP

Honorable Tom Gray

12/18/2008
 Chief Justice, 10th Court of Appeals
 CJC No. 08-0687-AP

Private Admonition of a Justice of the Peace. (12/18/08)

12/18/2008
 
 

Because of prior dealings with a member of a local defense firm, the judge criticized an attorney from that firm who had asked for a continuance in his client’s traffic case, questioning his profes...

Private Warning of a Municipal Court Judge. (12/18/08)

12/18/2008
 
 

After her mother-in-law received a traffic citation, the judge wrote a letter to and telephoned another court in an attempt to resolve the case and obtain favorable treatment for her relative. [Vio...

Private Order of Additional Education of a Justice of the Peace. (12/18/08)

12/18/2008
 
 

The judge mishandled a traffic case by assessing a dismissal fee and assessing a fine when no trial had been conducted. The judge also presided over cases involving speeding citations issued by a D...

Private Admonition and Order of Additional Education of a Justice of the Peace. (12/18/08)

12/18/2008
 
 

The judge entertained a tenant’s ex parte complaint about the landlord’s termination of water service to the property; called the landlord by telephone and ordered him to restore water service to t...