Private Warning and Order of Additional Education of a Justice of the Peace (10/29/02)

10/29/2002
 
 

In adjudicating a truancy matter, the judge improperly applied certain provisions of both the Texas Education Code and the Texas Code of Criminal Procedure, while failing to comply with other appli...

Honorable Elihu Dodier

10/23/2002
 Associate Municipal Court Judge, Houston, Harris County, Texas
 CJC No. 02-0343-MU

Honorable Diana Rodriguez

10/23/2002
 Justice of the Peace, Precinct 2, Place 1, Encinal, laSalle County, Texas
 CJC No. 02-0342-JP

Private Warning and Order of Additional Education of a District Court Judge (10/11/02)

10/11/2002
 
 

The judge wrote a letter on official court stationery to the superintendent and board members of the Corpus Christi Independent School District, in which he criticized them for taking a certain act...

Hon. James H. Keeshan

09/03/2002
 359th Judicial District Court, Conroe, Montgomery County, Texas
 CJC No. 02-0668-DI

Public Admonition

Private Admonition of a Justice of the Peace (07/12/02)

07/12/2002
 
 

The judge, in an attempt to help a family with whom she was acquainted, became involved in a pending criminal case involving one of the family members. The judge discussed the merits of the case w...

Hon. Don Emerson

06/28/2002
 320th Judicial District Court, Amarillo, Potter County, Texas
 CJC Nos. 01-0175-DI and 01-0187-DI

Public Warning

Private Admonition of a Municipal Court Judge (06/25/02)

06/25/2002
 
 

The judge found a courtroom spectator in direct contempt for the unauthorized practice of law, and ordered him to spend 72 hours in jail and pay a fine of $100. Instead of holding a hearing to det...