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Disciplinary Actions

The following are public sanctions which were issued by the Commission. The public records for these cases are available for inspection at the Commission's offices located at 300 W. 15th Street, Suite 145, Austin, Texas.

Hon. Ben E. Brady

Justice of the Peace, Precinct 3, Place 1, Maxwell, Caldwell County, Texas

CJC No. 17-1524
11/14/2018

Public Reprimand and Order of Additional Education

Hon. James Oren Metts, Sr.

Justice of the Peace, Precinct 4, Place 1, New Caney, Montgomery County, Texas

CJC No. 17-1329
10/03/2018

Public Admonition

Hon. Fred Buck

Justice of the Peace, Pct. 3, San Angelo, Tom Green County, Texas

CJC Nos. 17-1006-JP and 17-1123-JP
08/09/2018

Public Warning and Order of Additional Education