Texas Lawyers’ Assistance Program (TLAP) Seeks Part-Time Judicial Outreach Coordinator

TLAP is looking to contract with a current or former judge for approximately 10 hours/week to help with its judicial education and outreach programs. If interested, please contact Bree Buchanan directly at Bree.Buchanan@Texasbar.com, (512) 427-1453, or (800) 343-8527 for more information.

Private Order of Additional Education of a Municipal Court Judge. (07/30/14).

07/30/2014
 
 

The judge failed to obtain his required judicial education by failing to attend the new judge’s training upon assuming the municipal court bench. The judge failed to comply with the law and failed ...

Private Warning of a Former Municipal Court Judge. (07/14/14).

07/14/2014
 
 

The judge failed to comply with the law, failed to maintain professional competence in the law, and failed to accord a traffic defendant her right to be heard when he denied the defendant her right...

Honorable William C. Romo

07/03/2014
 Former Municipal Court Judge, Hidalgo, Hidalgo County, Texas
 CJC No. 12-0787-MU

Public Reprimand

Honorable Stephen R. Tittle, Jr.

05/21/2014
 196th Judicial District Court, Greenville, Hunt County, Texas
 CJC Nos. 12-0096-DI, 12-0545-DI, 13-0729-DI, and 14-0057-DI

Public Reprimand

Honorable Imelda "Pinky" Cruz

05/16/2014
 Former Justice of the Peace, Precinct 1, Rio Grande City, Starr County, Texas
 CJC No. 12-0601-JP

Public Warning

Honorable Reynaldo Cedillo

05/15/2014
 Former Municipal Court Judge, Penitas, Hidalgo County, Texas
 CJC Nos. 10-1202-MU and 10-1234-MU

Public Reprimand

Private Warning and Order of Additional Education of a Municipal Court Judge. (05/15/14).

05/15/2014
 
 

The judge failed to comply with the law and demonstrated a lack of professional competence in the law when she failed to schedule a trial after the defendant entered a not guilty plea and expressly...

Private Warning and Order of Additional Education of a Senior Judge. (05/01/14).

05/01/2014
 
 

The judge failed to follow the law and failed to maintain professional competence in the law when he denied a litigant’s request for a court appointed attorney in a contempt of court proceeding wit...