Hon. James Oren Metts, Sr.

10/03/2018
 Justice of the Peace, Precinct 4, Place 1, New Caney, Montgomery County, Texas
 CJC No. 17-1329

Public Admonition

Private Warning and Order of Additional Education of a District Court Judge (8/28/18)

08/28/2018
 
 

The judge failed to comply with the law and to maintain competence in the law, when he failed to issue a bond to a defendant in a felony DWI case for more than two months, after revoking that defen...

Hon. Fred Buck

08/09/2018
 Justice of the Peace, Pct. 3, San Angelo, Tom Green County, Texas
 CJC Nos. 17-1006-JP and 17-1123-JP

Public Warning and Order of Additional Education

Private Reprimand of a County Judge (8/8/18)

08/08/2018
 
 

The judge lent the prestige of his judicial office to advance his private interests when he threatened to retaliate against a Sheriff’s deputy for actions the deputy took involving one of the judge...

Hon. Carbett J. ("Trey") Duhon III

06/28/2018
 Waller County Judge
 CJC No. 17-1259-CO

Public Warning

Private Warning and Order of Additional Education of a District Court Judge (6/6/18)

06/28/2018
 
 

The judge failed to exhibit the patience, dignity, and courtesy expected of a judicial officer while engaged in his official duties, and exhibited bias and prejudice against women at his workplace ...

Hon. Leonel Lopez

06/06/2018
 Rio Grande City Municipal Court, Rio Grande City, Starr County, Texas
 CJC Nos. 16-0513-MU and 16-0540-MU

Public Reprimand

Hon. Christopher Lee

06/06/2018
 Justice of the Peace, Precinct 3, Riviera, Kleberg County, Texas
 CJC No. 17-0469-JP

Amended Public Warning and Order of Additional Education