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


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...

Honorable Fred Brockwell

 Justice of the Peace, Precinct 3, Del Rio, Val Verde County, Texas
 CJC No. 08-0087-JP

Honorable Hector Liendo

 Justice of the Peace, Precinct 1, Place 1, Laredo, Webb County, Texas
 CJC No. 07-0501-JP

Honorable Allen Gilbert

 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)


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 ...

Private Warning and Order of Additional Education of a Municipal Judge. (02/28/08)


While presiding over a case against a defendant charged with violating a city ordinance, the judge violated several procedures, including, but not limited to, (a) closing the proceedings to the pub...

Honorable Gregory Middents

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

Private Admonition of a former Justice of the Peace. (02/27/08)


The judge denied an indigent pro se litigant the right to file suit and to be heard in her court. [Violation of Canons 2A, 3B(2), and 3B(8) of the Texas Code of Judicial Conduct.] Private Admonit...