Private Admonition of a Judicial District Court Judge. (08/07/14).


The judge failed to maintain order and decorum in the proceedings before him and failed to be patient, dignified and courteous by directing profanity toward defendants in front of others, while pre...

Private Warning of a County Court at Law Judge. (08/07/14).


The judge exceeded his authority and failed to follow the law when he summoned a public defender to his chambers under threat of arrest for posting a comment on his Facebook page boasting about the...

Private Order of Additional Education of a Justice of the Peace. (08/06/14).


The part-time judge failed to timely attend to and execute the business of his court. The canons provide that “the judicial duties of a judge take precedence over tall the judge’s other activies” a...

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


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).


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

 Former Municipal Court Judge, Hidalgo, Hidalgo County, Texas
 CJC No. 12-0787-MU

Public Reprimand

Honorable Stephen R. Tittle, Jr.

 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

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

Public Warning