Court of Criminal Appeals

Orders and Opinions handed down for February 5, 2014
THE COURT OF CRIMINAL APPEALS OF TEXAS

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STATE OF TEXAS V. SWEARINGEN, LARRY RAY FROM MONTGOMERY COUNTY
 
REVERSED & REMANDED - OPINION JUDGE WOMACK  [ HTML/27 KB ]  [ PDF/121 KB ]
 
JUDGE JOHNSON CONCURRED
 
PUBLISHED
ON APPELLANT'S PETITION FOR DISCRETIONARY REVIEW:
TAYLOR, HENRY EARL FROM HARRIS COUNTY - 01-11-00052-CR
 
REVERSED COA; REMANDED COA - OPINION JUDGE ALCALA  [ HTML/32 KB ]  [ PDF/158 KB ]
 
DISSENTING OPINION PRESIDING JUDGE KELLER  [ HTML/14 KB ]  [ PDF/181 KB ]
 
(JUDGE KEASLER JOINED)
 
JUDGE WOMACK DISSENTED
 
PUBLISHED
RAGSTON, JOSHUA DEWAYNE FROM GRIMES COUNTY - 14-12-01128-CR
 
AFFIRMED COA - OPINION JUDGE WOMACK  [ HTML/11 KB ]  [ PDF/104 KB ]
 
PUBLISHED
HABEAS CORPUS RELIEF GRANTED-OPINIONS BY THE COURT:
WILLIAMS, STEVEN MCQUEEN DALLAS COUNTY
 
HC RELIEF GRANTED - PER CURIAM  [ HTML/6 KB ]  [ PDF/95 KB ]
 
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BRIEFS ORDERED ON FILE AND SET WRITS:
BRYANT, BILLY RAY RED RIVER COUNTY
 
BRIEFS DUE ON FILE AND SET WRIT - PER CURIAM  [ HTML/4 KB ]  [ PDF/93 KB ]
 
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APPELLANT'S PETITION FOR DISCRETIONARY REVIEW REFUSED:
OSEGUERA-GARCIA, DEAGOBETO FROM BEXAR COUNTY - 04-11-00896-CR
GUPTA, SAMIR FROM COLLIN COUNTY - 05-12-00861-CR
PEREZ, JOHNNY FROM WICHITA COUNTY - 02-12-00043-CR
SMITH, GLEN FROM HAYS COUNTY - 03-11-00464-CR
RAMIREZ, RICHARD TORRES FROM SMITH COUNTY - 12-12-00344-CR
MOORE, STORMY FROM LUBBOCK COUNTY - 07-12-00317-CR
MOORE, STORMY FROM LUBBOCK COUNTY - 07-12-00318-CR
MOORE, STORMY FROM LUBBOCK COUNTY - 07-12-00319-CR
JOSEFSBERG, GREGORY T. FROM HARRIS COUNTY - 14-12-00613-CR
HALEY, DUANE ALLEN FROM TARRANT COUNTY - 14-12-00594-CR
THOMPSON, GREGORY RENALDO FROM TARRANT COUNTY - 02-12-00351-CR
FRANCIS, JASMINE N. FROM LUBBOCK COUNTY - 07-12-00238-CR
HENDERSON, DEBRA RUTH FROM ELLIS COUNTY - 10-12-00211-CR
MARES, ANTHONY FROM ANDERSON COUNTY - 12-11-00312-CR
FINCHER, JONATHAN PAUL A/K/A JONATHAN FINCHER FROM TARRANT COUNTY - 04-12-00489-CR
THOMPKINS, AMAZIAH FROM TARRANT COUNTY - 02-12-00526-CR
THOMPKINS, AMAZIAH FROM TARRANT COUNTY - 02-12-00527-CR
BLACKWELL, TIMOTHY J. FROM BRAZORIA COUNTY - 01-12-00519-CR
PADILLA, WILFRED JR. A/K/A WILFREDO PADILLA A/K/A WILLIE PADILLA FROM CAMERON COUNTY - 13-12-00007-CR
REYNOLDS, KRYSTYNA RISCHEL FROM NACOGDOCHES COUNTY - 12-12-00348-CR
MONTGOMERY, SHELTON WADE FROM CARSON COUNTY - 07-12-00070-CR
ROSS, JOHN PAUL FROM TARRANT COUNTY - 02-11-00163-CR
CARR, MICHAEL ANTHONY A/K/A MICHEAL ANTHONY CARR FROM TARRANT COUNTY - 08-11-00315-CR
DIAZ, SALOMON ANGULO FROM BRAZORIA COUNTY - 01-13-00489-CR
CAMPOS, ARMANDO CASTILLO, JR. FROM COMANCHE COUNTY - 11-11-00074-CR
JOSEPH, FREDDIE FROM HARRIS COUNTY - 14-13-00035-CR
MENDOZA, GUADALUPE FROM HARRIS COUNTY - 14-12-01100-CR
MENDOZA, GUADALUPE FROM HARRIS COUNTY - 14-12-01101-CR
MENDOZA, GUADALUPE FROM HARRIS COUNTY - 14-12-01102-CR
FLORES, JOSEPH JOHN II FROM HARRIS COUNTY - 01-10-00531-CR
FLORES, JOSEPH JOHN II FROM HARRIS COUNTY - 01-10-00532-CR
FLORES, JOSEPH JOHN II FROM HARRIS COUNTY - 01-10-00534-CR
HACKETT, MYRON FROM LIMESTONE COUNTY - 10-12-00433-CR
STATE'S PETITION FOR DISCRETIONARY REVIEW REFUSED:
DAVIS, DENNIS FROM TRAVIS COUNTY - 03-11-00450-CR
APPELLANT'S PETITION FOR DISCRETIONARY REVIEW DISMISSED:
SMITH, WILLIAM A/K/A BILL SMITH FROM NUECES COUNTY - 13-11-00694-CR
APPELLANT'S PETITION FOR DISCRETIONARY REVIEW DISMISSED AS UNTIMELY FILED:
JONES, KELVIN FROM DALLAS COUNTY - 05-12-00480-CR
GREEN, KENNETH LASHAWN FROM MIDLAND COUNTY - 11-11-00272-CR
ALLEN, MELVIN LONNEL FROM TARRANT COUNTY - 02-12-00481-CR
RAYBON, JOHN WALTER FROM WICHITA COUNTY - 02-12-00071-CR
GREEN, KENNETH LASHAWN FROM MIDLAND COUNTY - 11-11-00273-CR
APPELLANT'S PETITION FOR DISCRETIONARY REVIEW STRUCK FOR NON-COMPLIANCE, WITH WRITTEN ORDER:
LANZ, ANDREW FROM DENTON COUNTY - 13-12-00664-CR
 
NON COMPLIANCE ORDER STRIKING PDR - PER CURIAM  [ HTML/3 KB ]  [ PDF/145 KB ]
 
NON-PUBLISHED
SIMMANG, DUSTIN ANTHONY FROM COMAL COUNTY - 03-11-00455-CR
 
NON COMPLIANCE ORDER STRIKING PDR - PER CURIAM  [ HTML/4 KB ]  [ PDF/130 KB ]
 
NON-PUBLISHED
MEDELLIN, MANUEL JR. FROM TRAVIS COUNTY - 11-11-00282-CR
 
NON COMPLIANCE ORDER STRIKING PDR - PER CURIAM  [ HTML/4 KB ]  [ PDF/130 KB ]
 
NON-PUBLISHED
ROBLES, CHRISTOPHER SHANNON FROM MCLENNAN COUNTY - 10-12-00398-CR
 
NON COMPLIANCE ORDER STRIKING PDR - PER CURIAM  [ HTML/3 KB ]  [ PDF/69 KB ]
 
NON-PUBLISHED
APPLICATIONS FOR WRIT OF HABEAS CORPUS DENIED WITHOUT WRITTEN ORDER:
BARRON, RAUL FERNANDO HALE COUNTY
JONES, PATRICK JEROID BOWIE COUNTY
CASILLAS, GEORGE DALLAS COUNTY
ADAMS, DAVE LAMON HARRIS COUNTY
ADAMS, DAVE LAMON HARRIS COUNTY
NICKERSON, JEFFERY GORDON BURNET COUNTY
ZELAYA, JORGE ALBERTO AKA CARRANZA, JAIME ALEXANDER HARRIS COUNTY
 
JUDGE ALCALA NOT PARTICIPATING
ZELAYA, JORGE ALBERTO AKA CARRANZA, JAIME ALEXANDER HARRIS COUNTY
 
JUDGE ALCALA NOT PARTICIPATING
DARLAND, DARYN WAYNE MONTAGUE COUNTY
LANGE, SAMANTHA LYNN HARRIS COUNTY
HERNANDEZ, LITTLE JOE POTTER COUNTY
BIBBS, JACKIE LEE TARRANT COUNTY
ALVAREZ, ALBERTO AKA HERNANDEZ ALVAREZ, ALBERTO EL PASO COUNTY
WILLIAMS, BRANDON ANTWOINE BRAZORIA COUNTY
BISHOP, SHAWN ASHLEY HENDERSON COUNTY
GAVIN, CARL DARNELL HARRIS COUNTY
APPLICATIONS FOR WRIT OF HABEAS CORPUS DENIED WITHOUT WRITTEN ORDER: (ON TRIAL COURT'S FINDINGS WITH HEARING)
JIMENEZ, JESUS JAIME KERR COUNTY
APPLICATIONS FOR WRIT OF HABEAS CORPUS DENIED WITHOUT WRITTEN ORDER: (ON TRIAL COURT'S FINDINGS WITHOUT HEARING)
HAYES, BRODERICK JERMAINE HARRIS COUNTY
BAKER, EDWARD BENJAMIN HARRIS COUNTY
MACON, BRUCE WILLIAM DALLAS COUNTY
MACON, BRUCE WILLIAM DALLAS COUNTY
NIELSON, PAUL ERIC DALLAS COUNTY
FRANKLIN, FREDERICK DEVANTENOS TARRANT COUNTY
TABOR, JAMES TARRANT COUNTY
TABOR, JAMES TARRANT COUNTY
HESS, SCOTT WILLIAM CAMERON COUNTY
OVEAL, ERNEST EUGENE HARRIS COUNTY
ORONA, ERNESTO DALLAS COUNTY
HAYWARD, ADRIAN MAURICE AKA HAYWOOD, ADRIAN MAURICE JEFFERSON COUNTY
FOWLER, ROBERT MICHAEL II TARRANT COUNTY
WILLIAMS, JEFFEREY TARRANT COUNTY
SEAMSTER, TOMMY JAVONE HARRIS COUNTY
APPLICATIONS FOR WRIT OF HABEAS CORPUS DISMISSED WITHOUT WRITTEN ORDER: (DIRECT APPEAL PENDING)
LOZANO, LEONARDO MARTINEZ HARRIS COUNTY
APPLICATIONS FOR WRIT OF HABEAS CORPUS DISMISSED WITHOUT WRITTEN ORDER: (ART. 11.07, SEC. 4)
SANCHEZ, JUAN JORGE BEXAR COUNTY
DAVIS, SAMUEL JOHN MAJOR TARRANT COUNTY
APPLICATIONS FOR WRIT OF HABEAS CORPUS DISMISSED FOR NONCOMPLIANCE WITHOUT WRITTEN ORDER; NON-COMPLIANT WITH T.R.A.P. 73.1:
HODGES, DEVRON ALEX LAVACA COUNTY
RIDGE, SIR EROK TARRANT COUNTY
CHASE, ARRINGTON MARCHELLOUS AKA CHASE, ARRINGTON MARCHELLO TARRANT COUNTY
GONZALEZ-MORALES, JOSE TRAVIS COUNTY
APPLICATIONS FOR WRIT OF HABEAS CORPUS DISMISSED. TEX. CODE CRIM. PROC. ART. 11.07, SECS. 1,3(a)-(b): (COMMUNITY SUPERVISION NOT REVOKED)
WYNNE, LAWRENCE EUGENE JR. JOHNSON COUNTY
APPLICATIONS FOR WRIT OF HABEAS CORPUS REMANDED TO TRIAL COURT:
BARRON, RAUL FERNANDO HALE COUNTY
 
HC REMANDED TC - EVIDENTIARY HEARING OR AFFIDAVITS - PER CURIAM  [ HTML/6 KB ]  [ PDF/121 KB ]
 
NON-PUBLISHED
HUTCHINS, JASON MARK KERR COUNTY
 
HC REMANDED TC - EVIDENTIARY HEARING OR AFFIDAVITS - PER CURIAM  [ HTML/8 KB ]  [ PDF/101 KB ]
 
NON-PUBLISHED
SYFERS, TIMOTHY LEE HAYS COUNTY
 
HC REMANDED TC - EVIDENTIARY HEARING OR AFFIDAVITS - PER CURIAM  [ HTML/6 KB ]  [ PDF/98 KB ]
 
NON-PUBLISHED
HAM, HAROLD "BUD" ERIC HALL COUNTY
 
HC REMANDED TC - EVIDENTIARY HEARING OR AFFIDAVITS - PER CURIAM  [ HTML/6 KB ]  [ PDF/95 KB ]
 
NON-PUBLISHED
HOUSTON, DARRALL EARL FORT BEND COUNTY
 
HC REMANDED TC - EVIDENTIARY HEARING OR AFFIDAVITS - PER CURIAM  [ HTML/4 KB ]  [ PDF/89 KB ]
 
NON-PUBLISHED
GARCIA, GASTON STARR COUNTY
 
HC REMANDED TC - EVIDENTIARY HEARING OR AFFIDAVITS - PER CURIAM  [ HTML/7 KB ]  [ PDF/99 KB ]
 
NON-PUBLISHED
BANDA, JOSE ANTONIO HARRIS COUNTY
 
HC REMANDED TC - EVIDENTIARY HEARING OR AFFIDAVITS - PER CURIAM  [ HTML/6 KB ]  [ PDF/99 KB ]
 
NON-PUBLISHED
BANDA, JOSE ANTONIO HARRIS COUNTY
 
HC REMANDED TC - EVIDENTIARY HEARING OR AFFIDAVITS - PER CURIAM  [ HTML/6 KB ]  [ PDF/99 KB ]
 
NON-PUBLISHED
TREVINO, BRUNO TRAVIS COUNTY
 
HC REMANDED TC - EVIDENTIARY HEARING OR AFFIDAVITS - PER CURIAM  [ HTML/6 KB ]  [ PDF/96 KB ]
 
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VILLASANA, ESMAEL COLLIN COUNTY
 
HC REMANDED TC - EVIDENTIARY HEARING OR AFFIDAVITS - PER CURIAM  [ HTML/6 KB ]  [ PDF/120 KB ]
 
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APPL FOR WRIT OF HABEAS CORPUS DISMISSED W/O WRITTEN ORDER; E.P. YBARRA, 149 S.W.3D 147 (Tex.Crim. App. 2004); E.P. Florence, 319 S.W.3D 695 (Tex.Cr.App. 2010):
PROPES, ERIC DEXTER DALLAS COUNTY
ARTICLE 11.071 APPLICATION FOR WRIT OF HABEAS CORPUS DENIED WITH WRITTEN ORDER:
MAMOU, CHARLES JR. HARRIS COUNTY
 
HC RELIEF DENIED WITH WRITTEN ORDER/OPINION - PER CURIAM  [ HTML/5 KB ]  [ PDF/93 KB ]
 
NON-PUBLISHED
ARTICLE 11.071 APPLICATION FOR WRIT OF HABEAS CORPUS REMANDED TO TRIAL COURT WITH WRITTEN ORDER:
WILL, ROBERT GENE II HARRIS COUNTY
 
REMAND TR CT W/ORDER ART. 11.071, SEC. 6 - PER CURIAM  [ HTML/6 KB ]  [ PDF/93 KB ]
 
NON-PUBLISHED
ARTICLE 11.071 APPLICATION FOR WRIT OF HABEAS CORPUS DISMISSED WITH WRITTEN ORDER:
MAMOU, CHARLES JR. HARRIS COUNTY
 
DISMISSED WITH WRITTEN ORDER - PER CURIAM  [ HTML/5 KB ]  [ PDF/93 KB ]
 
NON-PUBLISHED
MAMOU, CHARLES JR.
 
DISMISSED WITH WRITTEN ORDER - PER CURIAM  [ HTML/5 KB ]  [ PDF/93 KB ]
 
NON-PUBLISHED
APPLICATION FOR WRIT OF HABEAS CORPUS DENIED/DISMISSED WITH WRITTEN ORDER:
GOVEA, LUIS ARTURO DALLAS COUNTY
 
DENIED/DISMISSED WITH ORDER - PER CURIAM  [ HTML/3 KB ]  [ PDF/91 KB ]
 
NON-PUBLISHED
MOTION FOR LEAVE TO FILE ORIGINAL APPLICATION FOR WRIT OF MANDAMUS DENIED WITHOUT WRITTEN ORDER:
JONES, PATRICK JEROID BOWIE COUNTY
CASILLAS, GEORGE DALLAS COUNTY
ADAMS, DAVE LAMON HARRIS COUNTY
NIELSON, PAUL ERIC DALLAS COUNTY
LANGE, SAMANTHA LYNN HARRIS COUNTY
FRANKLIN, FREDERICK DEVANTENOS TARRANT COUNTY
MOTION FOR LEAVE TO FILE ORIGINAL APPLICATION FOR WRIT OF HABEAS CORPUS DENIED WITHOUT WRITTEN ORDER:
SUTTON, ANTHONY RAHMON HARRIS COUNTY
ABUSE OF WRIT ORDER ENTERED:
OFFORD, TIMOTHY DEWAYNE HARRIS COUNTY
 
ABUSE OF WRIT - PER CURIAM  [ HTML/4 KB ]  [ PDF/94 KB ]
 
NON-PUBLISHED
APPLICATIONS FOR WRIT OF HABEAS CORPUS DISMISSED WITH A WRITTEN ORDER:
CONLEY, JESSICA ESPARZA RANDALL COUNTY
 
DISMISSED WITH WRITTEN ORDER - PER CURIAM  [ HTML/4 KB ]  [ PDF/91 KB ]
 
NON-PUBLISHED
APPLICATIONS FOR WRIT OF HABEAS CORPUS DENIED WITH WRITTEN ORDER:
ROUNDTREE, CHARLES BEXAR COUNTY
 
HC RELIEF DENIED WITH WRITTEN ORDER/OPINION - PER CURIAM  [ HTML/4 KB ]  [ PDF/89 KB ]
 
NON-PUBLISHED
ROUNDTREE, CHARLES BEXAR COUNTY
 
HC RELIEF DENIED WITH WRITTEN ORDER/OPINION - PER CURIAM  [ HTML/4 KB ]  [ PDF/89 KB ]
 
NON-PUBLISHED
MOTION FOR LEAVE TO FILE APPLICATION FOR WRIT OF MANDAMUS HELD IN ABEYANCE AND RESPONDENT IS ORDERED TO FILE ANSWER:
SOLIS, FRANCISCO J. AKA SOLIS, FRANCISCO X. CAMERON COUNTY
 
MOTION FOR LEAVE TO FILE HELD IN ABEYANCE W/ORDER - PER CURIAM  [ HTML/3 KB ]  [ PDF/90 KB ]
 
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DIAZ, YONY RENEA DALLAS COUNTY
 
MOTION FOR LEAVE TO FILE HELD IN ABEYANCE W/ORDER - PER CURIAM  [ HTML/4 KB ]  [ PDF/88 KB ]
 
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CUMMINGS, JIMMY FERRELL HARRIS COUNTY
 
MOTION FOR LEAVE TO FILE HELD IN ABEYANCE W/ORDER - PER CURIAM  [ HTML/4 KB ]  [ PDF/78 KB ]
 
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RIVERS, ROY DEAN JR. HARRIS COUNTY
 
MOTION FOR LEAVE TO FILE HELD IN ABEYANCE W/ORDER - PER CURIAM  [ HTML/4 KB ]  [ PDF/79 KB ]
 
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DAVIS, SAMUEL HARRIS COUNTY
 
MOTION FOR LEAVE TO FILE HELD IN ABEYANCE W/ORDER - PER CURIAM  [ HTML/4 KB ]  [ PDF/79 KB ]
 
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REYES, ERNESTO PINA DALLAS COUNTY
 
MOTION FOR LEAVE TO FILE HELD IN ABEYANCE W/ORDER - PER CURIAM  [ HTML/4 KB ]  [ PDF/78 KB ]
 
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LAIRD, JASON WHITNEY BELL COUNTY
 
MOTION FOR LEAVE TO FILE HELD IN ABEYANCE W/ORDER - PER CURIAM  [ HTML/4 KB ]  [ PDF/78 KB ]
 
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SANCHEZ, QUIRINO MACHIN HIDALGO COUNTY
 
MOTION FOR LEAVE TO FILE HELD IN ABEYANCE W/ORDER - PER CURIAM  [ HTML/5 KB ]  [ PDF/89 KB ]
 
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ABUSE OF WRIT ORDER PREVIOUSLY ENTERED:
CAVITT, DONALD RAY JR. BELL COUNTY