Court of Criminal Appeals

Orders and Opinions handed down for October 10, 2018
THE COURT OF CRIMINAL APPEALS OF TEXAS

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HANKSTON, GAREIC JERARD FROM HARRIS COUNTY - 14-13-00923-CR
 
ORDER ENTERED - PER CURIAM  [ PDF/217 KB ]
 
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JACOBS, JOSHUA FROM BOWIE COUNTY - 06-16-00008-CR
 
REVERSED COA; REMANDED COA - OPINION JUDGE KEASLER  [ PDF/281 KB ]
 
CONCURRING OPINION JUDGE YEARY  [ PDF/217 KB ]
 
(JUDGE HERVEY JOINED)
 
CONCURRING OPINION JUDGE NEWELL  [ PDF/220 KB ]
 
(JUDGE ALCALA JOINED)
 
DISSENTING OPINION JUDGE RICHARDSON  [ PDF/282 KB ]
 
JUDGE KEEL CONCURRED
 
PUBLISHED
HABEAS CORPUS RELIEF GRANTED-OPINIONS BY THE COURT:
ECHOLS, RANDY VIRGIL COMANCHE COUNTY
 
HC RELIEF GRANTED - PER CURIAM  [ PDF/226 KB ]
 
JUDGES KEASLER AND YEARY DISSENT
 
NON-PUBLISHED
CALHOUN, WARREN TYRONE DALLAS COUNTY
 
HC RELIEF GRANTED - PER CURIAM  [ PDF/223 KB ]
 
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CALHOUN, WARREN TYRONE DALLAS COUNTY
 
HC RELIEF GRANTED - PER CURIAM  [ PDF/223 KB ]
 
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BRIEFS ORDERED ON FILE AND SET WRITS:
POINTER, JEFFREY SHAWN COOKE COUNTY
 
BRIEFS DUE ON FILE AND SET WRIT - PER CURIAM  [ PDF/224 KB ]
 
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POINTER, JEFFREY SHAWN COOKE COUNTY
 
BRIEFS DUE ON FILE AND SET WRIT - PER CURIAM  [ PDF/224 KB ]
 
NON-PUBLISHED
APPELLANT'S MOTION FOR REHEARING DENIED:
MCBRIDE, JASON WAYNE FROM COMAL COUNTY - 01-17-00528-CR
STATE'S PETITION FOR DISCRETIONARY REVIEW GRANTED:
STAHMANN, KARL DEAN FROM COMAL COUNTY - 13-16-00400-CR
 
GRANTED ON GROUNDS NOS. 1 & 2
ORAL ARGUMENT WILL BE PERMITTED
APPELLANT'S PETITION FOR DISCRETIONARY REVIEW REFUSED:
HAMRICK, JOHN D. FROM BELL COUNTY - 03-18-00253-CR
SAFIAN, ANTHONY ROBERT FROM TARRANT COUNTY - 02-15-00153-CR
SAFIAN, ANTHONY ROBERT FROM TARRANT COUNTY - 02-15-00154-CR
SAFIAN, ANTHONY ROBERT FROM TARRANT COUNTY - 02-15-00155-CR
TOVAR, ANGEL FROM DALLAS COUNTY - 05-17-00525-CR
GIDDENS, DOMINIQUE DONTRAY FROM FORT BEND COUNTY - 01-17-00085-CR
GIDDENS, DOMINIQUE DONTRAY FROM FORT BEND COUNTY - 01-17-00086-CR
CRAMBELL, JOHN HOLT FROM HARRIS COUNTY - 01-17-00331-CR
LEMONS, JOSHUA D. FROM SAN PATRICIO COUNTY - 13-17-00656-CR
LEMONS, JOSHUA D. FROM SAN PATRICIO COUNTY - 13-17-00657-CR
OGLE, EX PARTE SCOTT FROM HAYS COUNTY - 03-18-00207-CR
 
DISSENTING OPINION PRESIDING JUDGE KELLER  [ PDF/228 KB ]
 
PUBLISHED
OGLE, EX PARTE SCOTT FROM HAYS COUNTY - 03-18-00208-CR
 
DISSENTING OPINION PRESIDING JUDGE KELLER  [ PDF/228 KB ]
 
PUBLISHED
FOSTER, RONALD JASON FROM TRAVIS COUNTY - 01-17-00537-CR
SIMMONS, KAYLEN DEWAYNE FROM GALVESTON COUNTY - 01-17-00684-CR
SIMMONS, KAYLEN DEWAYNE FROM GALVESTON COUNTY - 01-17-00685-CR
APPELLEE'S PETITION FOR DISCRETIONARY REVIEW REFUSED:
CLARKE, AMY MEREDITH FROM BRAZOS COUNTY - 10-16-00354-CR
CLARKE, AMY MEREDITH FROM BRAZOS COUNTY - 10-16-00355-CR
CLARKE, AMY MEREDITH FROM BRAZOS COUNTY - 10-16-00356-CR
APPLICATIONS FOR WRIT OF HABEAS CORPUS DENIED WITHOUT WRITTEN ORDER:
ZULIANI, GERALD CHRISTOPHER TRAVIS COUNTY
ZULIANI, GERALD CHRISTOPHER TRAVIS COUNTY
ZULIANI, GERALD CHRISTOPHER TRAVIS COUNTY
ZULIANI, GERALD CHRISTOPHER TRAVIS COUNTY
KOELZER, ANDREW JOSEPH BEXAR COUNTY
 
JUDGE YEARY DID NOT PARTICIPATE.
HYSON, DAMARCUS DAREL MCLENNAN COUNTY
FUENTES, JEREMIAS HARRIS COUNTY
SADLER, MALVIN DE WITT COUNTY
HERRERA, ROBERT SR. MEDINA COUNTY
 
JUDGES RICHARDSON AND NEWELL WOULD REMAND.
WALLACE, RYAN GERARD DALLAS COUNTY
SHROPSHIRE, REBEKAH RACHELL DE WITT COUNTY
GREEN, LOWELL QUINCY MCLENNAN COUNTY
HOPKINS, ESSIE D. DALLAS COUNTY
CABRITO, CARLOS MANUEL LIVE OAK COUNTY
YOUNG, QUINTON AKA YOUNG, QUINTON TRAVOITZ DALLAS COUNTY
MONTENEGRO, DENIS ANTONIO TARRANT COUNTY
MONTENEGRO, DENIS ANTONIO TARRANT COUNTY
WESTFALL, LLOYD PAUL TYLER COUNTY
WESTFALL, LLOYD PAUL TYLER COUNTY
GREEN, SHERRIELEANN CORYELL COUNTY
MANNING, BRIAN EDWARD JR. COMAL COUNTY
WILKINS, GABRIEL LENARD TOM GREEN COUNTY
RIERSON, JAMES MICHAEL SMITH COUNTY
NICHOLS, KYLER JORDAN HOWARD COUNTY
HOOVER, GORDON GLENN MONTGOMERY COUNTY
BLACK, BRANDON MICHAEL GALVESTON COUNTY
BLACK, BRANDON MICHAEL GALVESTON COUNTY
BLACK, BRANDON MICHAEL GALVESTON COUNTY
WEST, DERIK ANTHONY DALLAS COUNTY
LOPEZ, DAVID A HARRIS COUNTY
HENDERSON, DEVONTA BOWIE COUNTY
DAVIS, LUGENE JR. HARRIS COUNTY
DELEON, STEVEN ALFONZO TAYLOR COUNTY
DELEON, STEVEN ALFONZO TAYLOR COUNTY
REYNOLDS, JUAN AARON ORANGE COUNTY
PEREZ, JUSTIN LEE MIDLAND COUNTY
PEREZ, JUSTIN LEE MIDLAND COUNTY
PEREZ, JUSTIN LEE MIDLAND COUNTY
PEREZ, JUSTIN LEE MIDLAND COUNTY
STANSELL, TRAVIS JENNINGS ERATH COUNTY
FRANCIS, CHARLES RAY AKA CHARLES FRANCIS GREGG COUNTY
DIX, WADE EUGENE HARRIS COUNTY
STALEY, JAMOL DEMOND DALLAS COUNTY
RANGEL, ELIAS JR. LUBBOCK COUNTY
BOLAR, DAVID LEE HARRIS COUNTY
WETMORE, RICHARD ANDREW NAVARRO COUNTY
BUTLER, RICHARD LOUIS JR. DALLAS COUNTY
PINEDO, MICHAEL EL PASO COUNTY
LUNDY, JASON PATRICK CASS COUNTY
PERKINS, KENNETH AKA KENNETH EDWARD PERKINS TRAVIS COUNTY
PARKER, LEON TONY JR MONTGOMERY COUNTY
APPLICATIONS FOR WRIT OF HABEAS CORPUS DISMISSED WITHOUT WRITTEN ORDER:
WALLACE, TIMOTHY RANDOLPH DALLAS COUNTY
MCINTOSH, WILLIAM ARTHUR ELLIS COUNTY
MCINTOSH, WILLIAM ARTHUR ELLIS COUNTY
MCINTOSH, WILLIAM ARTHUR ELLIS COUNTY
MCINTOSH, WILLIAM ARTHUR ELLIS COUNTY
MCINTOSH, WILLIAM ARTHUR ELLIS COUNTY
MCINTOSH, WILLIAM ARTHUR ELLIS COUNTY
MCINTOSH, WILLIAM ARTHUR ELLIS COUNTY
MCINTOSH, WILLIAM ARTHUR ELLIS COUNTY
MCINTOSH, WILLIAM ARTHUR ELLIS COUNTY
MCINTOSH, WILLIAM ARTHUR ELLIS COUNTY
MARTIN , EDDIE WAGNER JR. WICHITA COUNTY
HARDIN, LEONARD HARRIS COUNTY
CLARK, DEVARION DALLAS COUNTY
ROBERSON, BILLY JOHN DALLAS COUNTY
MCKINNEY, ALBERT CHARLES FANNIN COUNTY
HILL, EDWARD SMITH COUNTY
FLORES, ERIC EL PASO COUNTY
WILSON, KEVERY RAYNARD SMITH COUNTY
SCHEFFLER, GLYNN GARY COMAL COUNTY
BOLEN, CHANCE DOUGLAS TERRY COUNTY
YOUNG, QUINTON DALLAS COUNTY
MILLER, MICHAEL JEROME HARRIS COUNTY
ALLEN, ROBERT DWAYNE HOPKINS COUNTY
GODWIN, JAMES MCLAIN HARRIS COUNTY
IN, BUN VOEURT POTTER COUNTY
GARZA, CHRISTOPHER NUECES COUNTY
HENLEY, ROLAN M. DALLAS COUNTY
ELLIS, JEROME WENDALL VICTORIA COUNTY
VIOLET, JOEL LEE TARRANT COUNTY
APPLICATIONS FOR WRIT OF HABEAS CORPUS REMANDED TO TRIAL COURT:
POWELL, GEORGE ROBERT III BELL COUNTY
 
HC REMANDED TC - EVIDENTIARY HEARING OR AFFIDAVITS - PER CURIAM  [ PDF/231 KB ]
 
JUDGE NEWELL DID NOT PARTICIPATE.
 
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BROWN, BAKARI ABDUL LIBERTY COUNTY
 
HC REMANDED TC - EVIDENTIARY HEARING OR AFFIDAVITS - PER CURIAM  [ PDF/232 KB ]
 
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BROWN, BAKARI ABDUL LIBERTY COUNTY
 
HC REMANDED TC - EVIDENTIARY HEARING OR AFFIDAVITS - PER CURIAM  [ PDF/232 KB ]
 
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MERRITT, JERRY SHANE LIBERTY COUNTY
 
HC REMANDED TC - EVIDENTIARY HEARING OR AFFIDAVITS - PER CURIAM  [ PDF/229 KB ]
 
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CLUCK, CHARLES KENNETH WILLIAMSON COUNTY
 
HC REMANDED TC - EVIDENTIARY HEARING OR AFFIDAVITS - PER CURIAM  [ PDF/230 KB ]
 
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APPLICATION FOR WRIT OF HABEAS CORPUS DENIED/DISMISSED WITH WRITTEN ORDER:
WATTS, JERRY WAYNE JR. BASTROP COUNTY
 
DENIED/DISMISSED WITH ORDER - PER CURIAM  [ PDF/221 KB ]
 
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MOTION FOR LEAVE TO FILE ORIGINAL APPLICATION FOR WRIT OF MANDAMUS DENIED WITHOUT WRITTEN ORDER:
BEASLEY, WILLIE DONNELL HENDERSON COUNTY
TYSON, LAWTON FREDERICK TARRANT COUNTY
HALL, WALTER TARRANT COUNTY
MOTION FOR LEAVE TO FILE ORIGINAL APPLICATION FOR WRIT OF HABEAS CORPUS DENIED WITHOUT WRITTEN ORDER:
BROWN, DEANDRE DWAYNE HARRIS COUNTY
ABUSE OF WRIT ORDER ENTERED:
MARX, JEFFREY STEVEN BURNET COUNTY
 
ABUSE OF WRIT - PER CURIAM  [ PDF/227 KB ]
 
NON-PUBLISHED
MOTION FOR LEAVE TO FILE APPLICATION FOR WRIT OF MANDAMUS HELD IN ABEYANCE AND RESPONDENT IS ORDERED TO FILE ANSWER:
LEE, MICHAEL LYNN HALL COUNTY
 
MOTION FOR LEAVE TO FILE HELD IN ABEYANCE W/ORDER - PER CURIAM  [ PDF/223 KB ]
 
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CHAMBERS, JIMMY LEE HARRIS COUNTY
 
MOTION FOR LEAVE TO FILE HELD IN ABEYANCE W/ORDER - PER CURIAM  [ PDF/213 KB ]
 
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LEMON, DARIUS HARRIS COUNTY
 
MOTION FOR LEAVE TO FILE HELD IN ABEYANCE W/ORDER - PER CURIAM  [ PDF/211 KB ]
 
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HILL, CHRISTOPHER MARCHEL MIDLAND COUNTY
 
MOTION FOR LEAVE TO FILE HELD IN ABEYANCE W/ORDER - PER CURIAM  [ PDF/223 KB ]
 
NON-PUBLISHED
FRENCH, BRODRICK RENALDA HARRIS COUNTY
 
MOTION FOR LEAVE TO FILE HELD IN ABEYANCE W/ORDER - PER CURIAM  [ PDF/212 KB ]
 
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ABUSE OF WRIT ORDER PREVIOUSLY ENTERED:
DURAN, DAVID DENTON COUNTY