Private Admonition and Order of Additional Education of a Justice of the Peace (06/08/05)


The judge failed to comply with the law and failed to maintain professional competence in the law when he allowed a case that had originally been filed in a municipal court to be “transferred” to h...

Private Warning of a Former District Judge (06/08/05).


The judge made sarcastic and untoward remarks to the defendant and his attorney with others present in the courtroom hallway while the defendant was waiting to appear before a grand jury. The judg...

Private Warning of a County Court at Law Judge (04/29/05).


The judge displayed poor judgment when he met privately with a person who had a disagreement with the judge, and then made comments to that person that could reasonably be construed as threatening ...

Private Warning and Order of Additional Education of a Justice of the Peace (04/29/05).


The judge adjudicated a dispute between two individuals and issued a written order granting possession of property to one of the individual’s representatives when there was no case pending in his c...

Honorable Oscar Tullos

 Justice of the Peace, Precinct 2, Place 2
 CJC No. 05-0161-JP

Judge H. Lon Harper

 Former Judge, Houston, Harris County, Texas
 CJC Nos. 04-1181-RT and 05-0256-RT

Honorable Faith Johnson

 363rd Judicial District Court
 CJC No. 05-0201-DI

Private Admonition of a Justice of the Peace (03/17/05)


The judge’s failure to render a judgment in a small claims matter until sixteen (16) months after the case was heard, and after the plaintiff made numerous attempts to contact the judge in order to...