NOTICE OF PUBLIC HEARING

On Wednesday August 8, 2018, the State Commission on Judicial Conduct will be holding a public hearing, pursuant to Section 33.0055 of the Texas Government Code, in the Capitol Extension - Room E2.028. At that time, the Commission will consider public comment regarding its mission and operations. The hearing will begin at 10:00 a.m.

Private Order of Additional Education of a Justice of the Peace. (04/07/08)

04/07/2008
 
 

After presiding over the trial of a landlord-tenant case, the judge rejected the jury’s verdict and granted a new trial without either party requesting that he take such action. [Violation of Cano...

Private Order of Additional Education of a Justice of the Peace. (04/07/08)

04/07/2008
 
 

After the defendant failed to answer a small claims suit, the judge scheduled a default judgment hearing to determine the amount of damages to award the plaintiff. However, nearly one month prior ...

Private Order of Additional Education of a Justice of the Peace. (04/07/08)

04/07/2008
 
 

The judge failed to conduct a hearing before issuing peace bonds, as required by Art. 7.01, et seq., of the Texas Code of Criminal Procedure. [Violation of Canons 2A, 3B(2) and 3B(8) of the Texas ...

Private Warning and Order of Additional Education of a County Judge. (04/07/08)

04/07/2008
 
 

The judge abdicated official judicial duties by relinquishing control of the court’s criminal docket to the county attorney, whose office was unable to handle the volume of work due to staff shorta...

Private Order of Additional Education of a Justice of the Peace. (04/07/08)

04/07/2008
 
 

After the defendant failed to answer a small claims action filed against him, the plaintiff requested a default judgment and asked for a hearing to determine his claim for unliquidated damages. Pr...

Honorable Allen Gilbert

04/03/2008
 Municipal Court Judge, San Angelo, Tom Green County, Texas
 CJC Nos. 07-0327-MU and 07-0359-MU

Private Warning of a District Court Judge. (03/06/08)

03/06/2008
 
 

In one case, the judge allowed his frustration with the behavior of certain litigants to manifest itself in a lack of patience, dignity and courtesy. The judge further failed to allow the parties ...

Honorable Gregory Middents

02/28/2008
 Justice of the Peace, Precinct 1, Sherman, Grayson County, Texas
 CJC No. 06-0707-JP