Court of Criminal Appeals

Orders and Opinions handed down for May 2, 2018
THE COURT OF CRIMINAL APPEALS OF TEXAS

Handdown lists are unavailable on their release date before 9:00 am.
CALVERT, JAMES FROM SMITH COUNTY
 
ABATED AND REMANDED - PER CURIAM  [ PDF/215 KB ]
 
NON-PUBLISHED
VILLEGAS, DANIEL FROM EL PASO COUNTY - 08-15-00002-CR
 
DISMISSED AS IMPROVIDENTLY GRANTED - PER CURIAM  [ PDF/205 KB ]
 
PUBLISHED
O'BRIEN, KELVIN LYNN FROM HARRIS COUNTY - 01-14-00229-CR
 
AFFIRMED COA - OPINION JUDGE NEWELL  [ PDF/342 KB ]
 
CONCURRING OPINION JUDGE ALCALA  [ PDF/250 KB ]
 
DISSENTING OPINION JUDGE YEARY  [ PDF/218 KB ]
 
DISSENTING OPINION JUDGE WALKER  [ PDF/244 KB ]
 
(JUDGE YEARY JOINED)
 
JUDGE KEASLER DISSENTED
 
PUBLISHED
BUSH, LANNY MARVIN FROM COLEMAN COUNTY - 11-14-00129-CR
 
JUDGMENT OF THE COURT OF APPEALS REVERSED - OPINION JUDGE KEEL  [ PDF/258 KB ]
 
DISSENTING OPINION JUDGE WALKER  [ PDF/266 KB ]
 
(JUDGE ALCALA JOINED)
 
NON-PUBLISHED
HABEAS CORPUS RELIEF GRANTED-OPINIONS BY THE COURT:
MURKLEDOVE, DAMIAN LAMON TARRANT COUNTY
 
HC RELIEF GRANTED - PER CURIAM  [ PDF/227 KB ]
 
NON-PUBLISHED
CHERRY, STEVEN P AKA CHERRY, STEVEN PHILLIP BEXAR COUNTY
 
HC RELIEF GRANTED - PER CURIAM  [ PDF/229 KB ]
 
NON-PUBLISHED
APPELLANT'S MOTION FOR REHEARING DENIED:
MCCARTY, KELLY JAMES FROM BURNET COUNTY - 03-15-00640-CR
APPELLANT'S PETITION FOR DISCRETIONARY REVIEW REFUSED:
QUINONES, ERIC FROM COLLIN COUNTY - 05-16-01246-CR
CORONADO, ROCKY FROM DALLAS COUNTY - 05-16-01001-CR
CORONADO, ROCKY FROM DALLAS COUNTY - 05-16-01002-CR
CORONADO, ROCKY FROM DALLAS COUNTY - 05-16-01003-CR
CORONADO, ROCKY FROM DALLAS COUNTY - 05-16-01004-CR
CORONADO, ROCKY FROM DALLAS COUNTY - 05-16-01005-CR
CORONADO, ROCKY FROM DALLAS COUNTY - 05-16-01006-CR
CORONADO, ROCKY FROM DALLAS COUNTY - 05-16-01007-CR
CORONADO, ROCKY FROM DALLAS COUNTY - 05-16-01008-CR
CORONADO, ROCKY FROM DALLAS COUNTY - 05-16-01009-CR
FERGUSON, HAROLD DEWAYNE FROM PARKER COUNTY - 02-16-00451-CR
FERGUSON, HAROLD DEWAYNE FROM PARKER COUNTY - 02-16-00452-CR
REYES, RICK ALEXANDER FROM HARRIS COUNTY - 14-16-00711-CR
BUFORD, ANDRE DEWAYNE FROM HARRIS COUNTY - 01-16-00727-CR
RODRIGUEZ, VICTOR LEONEL FROM WEBB COUNTY - 04-16-00613-CR
HINES, ROBERT DALE FROM TAYLOR COUNTY - 11-15-00237-CR
GREEN, MARQUIS AMOS FROM HARRIS COUNTY - 14-16-00740-CR
SIMS, TUCKER RAPHE FROM HARRIS COUNTY - 14-16-00707-CR
SIMS, TUCKER RAPHE FROM HARRIS COUNTY - 14-16-00708-CR
SIMS, TUCKER RAPHE FROM HARRIS COUNTY - 14-16-00709-CR
FISHER, DARWIN FROM FORT BEND COUNTY - 14-17-00345-CR
MADLOCK, SCOTT PAUL FROM COMAL COUNTY - 13-16-00388-CR
CHAPPELL, RONALD RAY FROM FOARD COUNTY - 07-17-00151-CR
MANUEL, KEVIN FROM TARRANT COUNTY - 02-17-00079-CR
MULLINS, RONALD FROM WOOD COUNTY - 06-17-00133-CR
MULLINS, RONALD FROM WOOD COUNTY - 06-17-00134-CR
GRAVES, DONALD DWAYNE FROM TARRANT COUNTY - 02-17-00045-CR
THOMAS, MARVIN BRIGHT FROM TARRANT COUNTY - 02-17-00125-CR
THOMAS, MARVIN BRIGHT FROM TARRANT COUNTY - 02-17-00126-CR
BUTLER, DAVID EDWARD FROM DALLAS COUNTY - 05-17-00420-CR
VENNARD, ROGER FROM ARANSAS COUNTY - 13-16-00488-CR
ANDRUS, CHARLES RAY FROM HARRIS COUNTY - 14-17-00855-CR
ANDRUS, CHARLES RAY FROM HARRIS COUNTY - 14-17-00856-CR
STATE'S PETITION FOR DISCRETIONARY REVIEW REFUSED:
SANDERS, TERRI FROM MONTAGUE COUNTY - 02-16-00226-CR
SANDERS, TERRI FROM MONTAGUE COUNTY - 02-16-00227-CR
SANDERS, TERRI FROM MONTAGUE COUNTY - 02-16-00228-CR
APPLICATIONS FOR WRIT OF HABEAS CORPUS DENIED WITHOUT WRITTEN ORDER:
WASHINGTON, ABNER L HARRIS COUNTY
GILBERT, STEVEN AKA GILBERT, STEVEN DWAYNE JASPER COUNTY
GILBERT, STEVEN AKA GILBERT, STEVEN DWAYNE JASPER COUNTY
MARTIN, PETER JAMES MONTGOMERY COUNTY
HALE, BILLY FRANK MONTGOMERY COUNTY
SKINNER, JESSIE PAUL DALLAS COUNTY
SKINNER, JESSIE PAUL DALLAS COUNTY
LASALLE, LORENZO KEITH POTTER COUNTY
MCCLENAN, JAMES LEE GREGG COUNTY
HALEY, TIMOTHY JAMES ANDERSON COUNTY
MARTIN, JIMMY DEAN BELL COUNTY
JARAMILLO, LUIS BEXAR COUNTY
MYLES, MICHAEL LEE CHAMBERS COUNTY
GARRETT, RODNEY JOE AKA GARRETT, RODNEY JOE JR. BEXAR COUNTY
BENNER, MELVIN GLEN MONTGOMERY COUNTY
GONZALES, ALBERT LEE RANDALL COUNTY
COX, SHANE EDWARD LIBERTY COUNTY
WOODARD, MATTHEW VINCENT HARRIS COUNTY
PERSONS, MARLO DONTA HUNT COUNTY
DELAO, ISAIAH PAUL MCLENNAN COUNTY
MACIAS, MIGUEL TRAVIS COUNTY
HARP, BRUCE WAYNE LIBERTY COUNTY
PENTON, FOREST JR. HARRIS COUNTY
FAHRNI, KEVIN BOWIE COUNTY
CRUZ, HUMBERTO ROSALES HIDALGO COUNTY
PEUCKER, RYAN ANDREW JOHNSON COUNTY
JENKINS, CALVIN EARL HARRIS COUNTY
NAVARRO, FRANK LUBBOCK COUNTY
BLANCO, ROBERT JIMMY JR. TOM GREEN COUNTY
MOORE, HAROLD MICHAEL TARRANT COUNTY
ORTEGON, FRANK WASHINGTON COUNTY
GARZA, JERRY JOE DENTON COUNTY
TEAGUE, CHRISTOPHER PAUL POTTER COUNTY
BAILEY, KENNETH WAYNE TARRANT COUNTY
SINGLETON, JUSTIN WAYNE NOLAN COUNTY
SHAFER, BO DANIEL HARRIS COUNTY
ROSEMOND, TOMMY TARRANT COUNTY
LIGHTNER, ANTHONY EARL DALLAS COUNTY
OROZCO, KAYLA MONIQUE STOUTEN GALVESTON COUNTY
CONAWAY, HARRY ALLEN BELL COUNTY
CARTER, JOHNNY GLENN GRAYSON COUNTY
APPLICATIONS FOR WRIT OF HABEAS CORPUS DISMISSED WITHOUT WRITTEN ORDER:
GILBERT, STEVEN AKA GILBERT, STEVEN DWAYNE JASPER COUNTY
EVANS, JAMES NATHANIEL BELL COUNTY
JACKSON, RICKY AKA JACKSON, RICKY LOUIS BEXAR COUNTY
MOSS, DARRON TRAY FALLS COUNTY
MARTIN, JIMMY DEAN BELL COUNTY
ADAMS, DARRELL CRAIG BURLESON COUNTY
PHILLIPS, COREY DEWAYNE HARRIS COUNTY
JUAREZ, CELSO DURAN ECTOR COUNTY
SHEPHERD, JAJUAN AKA SHEPHERD, JA'JUAN C HARRIS COUNTY
GILBERT, CHEECKO HUNT COUNTY
RIVAS, RENE JR CAMERON COUNTY
JACKSON, ALVIS LUBBOCK COUNTY
RODRIGUEZ, SANTOS LUBBOCK COUNTY
RODRIGUEZ, SANTOS LUBBOCK COUNTY
SMITH, RONNIE WAYNE HARRIS COUNTY
MCMURPHY, MARK GORDEN COMAL COUNTY
LEE, TIMOTHY PATRICK LUBBOCK COUNTY
GIPSON, AARON AKA GIPSON, AARON EUGENE GREGG COUNTY
GARZA, GILBERT C. AKA GARZA, GILBERT LARA JACKSON COUNTY
GARZA, GILBERT C. AKA GARZA, GILBERT LARA JACKSON COUNTY
GARZA, GILBERT C. AKA GARZA, GILBERT LARA JACKSON COUNTY
SMITH, JIMMY RAY AKA SMITH, JAMES RAY TARRANT COUNTY
SMITH, JIMMY RAY AKA SMITH, JAMES RAY TARRANT COUNTY
ISLAM, MOHAMMAD DABIRUL DALLAS COUNTY
RADZIKOWSKI, STEVEN ANDERSON COUNTY
SLAY, JORDAN ALAN COMAL COUNTY
GARCIA, BASILLO BEXAR COUNTY
ROY, JOHN ROBERT DALLAS COUNTY
BYRD, TIMOTHY NACOGDOCHES COUNTY
APPLICATIONS FOR WRIT OF HABEAS CORPUS REMANDED TO TRIAL COURT:
CERVANTES, TONY MILAM COUNTY
 
HC REMANDED TC - EVIDENTIARY HEARING OR AFFIDAVITS - PER CURIAM  [ PDF/228 KB ]
 
NON-PUBLISHED
RICHARDSON, PETE LAVARD HARRIS COUNTY
 
HC REMANDED TC - EVIDENTIARY HEARING OR AFFIDAVITS - PER CURIAM  [ PDF/231 KB ]
 
NON-PUBLISHED
LOCKETT, KEDRICK LEE AKA LOCKETT, KEDDRICK LEE DALLAS COUNTY
 
HC REMANDED TC - EVIDENTIARY HEARING OR AFFIDAVITS - PER CURIAM  [ PDF/232 KB ]
 
NON-PUBLISHED
SIFUENTES, AMOS HARRIS COUNTY
 
HC REMANDED TC - EVIDENTIARY HEARING OR AFFIDAVITS - PER CURIAM  [ PDF/225 KB ]
 
JUDGE KEEL DID NOT PARTICIPATE
 
NON-PUBLISHED
DEEN, PHILLIP DEVON TAYLOR COUNTY
 
HC REMANDED TC - EVIDENTIARY HEARING OR AFFIDAVITS - PER CURIAM  [ PDF/220 KB ]
 
NON-PUBLISHED
SMITH, JAMES TODD CHILDRESS COUNTY
 
HC REMANDED TC - EVIDENTIARY HEARING OR AFFIDAVITS - PER CURIAM  [ PDF/226 KB ]
 
NON-PUBLISHED
SMITH, JAMES TODD CHILDRESS COUNTY
 
HC REMANDED TC - EVIDENTIARY HEARING OR AFFIDAVITS - PER CURIAM  [ PDF/226 KB ]
 
NON-PUBLISHED
SMITH, JAMES TODD CHILDRESS COUNTY
 
HC REMANDED TC - EVIDENTIARY HEARING OR AFFIDAVITS - PER CURIAM  [ PDF/226 KB ]
 
NON-PUBLISHED
SMITH, JAMES TODD CHILDRESS COUNTY
 
HC REMANDED TC - EVIDENTIARY HEARING OR AFFIDAVITS - PER CURIAM  [ PDF/226 KB ]
 
NON-PUBLISHED
SMITH, JAMES TODD CHILDRESS COUNTY
 
HC REMANDED TC - EVIDENTIARY HEARING OR AFFIDAVITS - PER CURIAM  [ PDF/226 KB ]
 
NON-PUBLISHED
SMITH, JAMES TODD CHILDRESS COUNTY
 
HC REMANDED TC - EVIDENTIARY HEARING OR AFFIDAVITS - PER CURIAM  [ PDF/226 KB ]
 
NON-PUBLISHED
SMITH, JAMES TODD CHILDRESS COUNTY
 
HC REMANDED TC - EVIDENTIARY HEARING OR AFFIDAVITS - PER CURIAM  [ PDF/226 KB ]
 
NON-PUBLISHED
LOPEZ-SALAS, IVAN DENTON COUNTY
 
HC REMANDED TC - EVIDENTIARY HEARING OR AFFIDAVITS - PER CURIAM  [ PDF/233 KB ]
 
NON-PUBLISHED
BROWN, PATRICK EDWARD DALLAS COUNTY
 
HC REMANDED TC - EVIDENTIARY HEARING OR AFFIDAVITS - PER CURIAM  [ PDF/235 KB ]
 
NON-PUBLISHED
APPLICATIONS FOR WRIT OF HABEAS CORPUS ORDERED FILED & SET FOR SUBMISSION:
SAUCEDO, ANDREW MELCHOR HARRIS COUNTY
ARTICLE 11.071 APPLICATION FOR WRIT OF HABEAS CORPUS REMANDED TO TRIAL COURT WITH WRITTEN ORDER:
ALLEN, GUY TRAVIS COUNTY
 
REMAND TR CT W/ORDER ART. 11.071, SEC. 6 - PER CURIAM  [ PDF/229 KB ]
 
NON-PUBLISHED
APPLICATION FOR WRIT OF HABEAS CORPUS DENIED/DISMISSED WITH WRITTEN ORDER:
SWEET, EVERETT SCOTT JEFFERSON COUNTY
 
DENIED/DISMISSED WITH ORDER - PER CURIAM  [ PDF/221 KB ]
 
NON-PUBLISHED
SWEET, EVERETT SCOTT JEFFERSON COUNTY
 
DENIED/DISMISSED WITH ORDER - PER CURIAM  [ PDF/221 KB ]
 
NON-PUBLISHED
MOTION FOR LEAVE TO FILE ORIGINAL APPLICATION FOR WRIT OF MANDAMUS DENIED WITHOUT WRITTEN ORDER:
WASHINGTON, ABNER L HARRIS COUNTY
HARVEY, KEVIN DION DALLAS COUNTY
CERVANTES, TONY MILAM COUNTY
CERVANTES, TONY MILAM COUNTY
RICHARDSON, PETE LAVARD HARRIS COUNTY
GARRETT, RODNEY JOE AKA GARRETT, RODNEY JOE JR. BEXAR COUNTY
GARRETT, RODNEY JOE AKA GARRETT, RODNEY JOE JR. BEXAR COUNTY
GARRETT, RODNEY JOE BEXAR COUNTY
WADE, TIMOTHY LEWIS HARRIS COUNTY
BERRY, ELLIS TRAVIS COUNTY
VELA, RUBEN SR. MCLENNAN COUNTY
JENKINS, CALVIN EARL HARRIS COUNTY
SIFUENTES, AMOS HARRIS COUNTY
 
JUDGE KEEL DID NOT PARTICIPATE
DAVIS, HERMAN DALLAS COUNTY
MOTION FOR LEAVE TO FILE ORIGINAL APPLICATION FOR WRIT OF HABEAS CORPUS DENIED WITHOUT WRITTEN ORDER:
FRANCIS, JEREMY HOWARD DENTON COUNTY
MOTION FOR LEAVE TO FILE WRIT OF CERTIORARI DENIED WITHOUT WRITTEN ORDER:
THOMAS, KEPHREN MIDLAND COUNTY
HEARD, ROBERT 'SOLDIER'
MOTION FOR LEAVE TO FILE APPLICATION FOR WRIT OF MANDAMUS HELD IN ABEYANCE AND RESPONDENT IS ORDERED TO FILE ANSWER:
GARCIA, RENE
 
MOTION FOR LEAVE TO FILE HELD IN ABEYANCE W/ORDER - PER CURIAM  [ PDF/211 KB ]
 
NON-PUBLISHED
IN RE GONZALO ROBLES CESENA, RELATOR DALLAS COUNTY
 
MOTION FOR LEAVE TO FILE HELD IN ABEYANCE W/ORDER - PER CURIAM  [ PDF/211 KB ]
 
NON-PUBLISHED
ABUSE OF WRIT ORDER PREVIOUSLY ENTERED:
WHITE, DON RAY BEXAR COUNTY
TAYLOR, WILLIAM CHARLES TRAVIS COUNTY
DODSON, VERTEN III TRAVIS COUNTY