Court of Criminal Appeals

Orders and Opinions handed down for May 23, 2018
THE COURT OF CRIMINAL APPEALS OF TEXAS

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OLIVA, JOSE FROM HARRIS COUNTY - 14-15-01078-CR
 
REVERSED COA; AFFIRMED THE TRIAL COURT - OPINION PRESIDING JUDGE KELLER  [ PDF/343 KB ]
 
CONCURRING OPINION JUDGE RICHARDSON  [ PDF/236 KB ]
 
DISSENTING OPINION JUDGE KEASLER  [ PDF/244 KB ]
 
(JUDGE YEARY JOINED)
 
PUBLISHED
MILLER, ARTHUR FRANKLIN JR. FROM COLLIN COUNTY - 05-14-01065-CR
 
REMANDED TO COA - OPINION JUDGE KEEL  [ PDF/254 KB ]
 
CONCURRING OPINION JUDGE NEWELL  [ PDF/225 KB ]
 
(JUDGE WALKER JOINED)
 
DISSENTING OPINION PRESIDING JUDGE KELLER  [ PDF/235 KB ]
 
DISSENTING OPINION JUDGE ALCALA  [ PDF/331 KB ]
 
(PRESIDING JUDGE KELLER JOINED)
(JUDGE KEASLER JOINED)
 
PUBLISHED
FLORES, MAYRA FROM HARRIS COUNTY - 01-14-00579-CR
 
REVERSED COA; REMANDED COA - OPINION JUDGE WALKER  [ PDF/277 KB ]
 
DISSENTING OPINION JUDGE YEARY  [ PDF/279 KB ]
 
(PRESIDING JUDGE KELLER JOINED)
(JUDGE KEASLER JOINED)
 
JUDGE KEEL CONCURRED
JUDGE NEWELL DID NOT PARTICIPATE
 
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HABEAS CORPUS RELIEF GRANTED-OPINIONS BY THE COURT:
CHILDERS, BRAD MICHAEL COLLIN COUNTY
 
HC RELIEF GRANTED - PER CURIAM  [ PDF/220 KB ]
 
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CHILDERS, BRAD MICHAEL COLLIN COUNTY
 
HC RELIEF GRANTED - PER CURIAM  [ PDF/220 KB ]
 
NON-PUBLISHED
CHILDERS, BRAD MICHAEL COLLIN COUNTY
 
HC RELIEF GRANTED - PER CURIAM  [ PDF/220 KB ]
 
NON-PUBLISHED
HILL, MICHAEL CHARLES DALLAS COUNTY
 
HC RELIEF GRANTED - PER CURIAM  [ PDF/222 KB ]
 
NON-PUBLISHED
JONES, JONATHAN STEVEN BELL COUNTY
 
HC RELIEF GRANTED - PER CURIAM  [ PDF/224 KB ]
 
NON-PUBLISHED
CASTILLO-RAMIREZ, RAMIRO STARR COUNTY
 
HC RELIEF GRANTED - PER CURIAM  [ PDF/224 KB ]
 
NON-PUBLISHED
APPELLANT'S MOTION FOR REHEARING DENIED:
JOHNSON, ALEXANDER FROM RED RIVER COUNTY - 06-17-00166-CR
STATE'S MOTION FOR REHEARING DENIED:
PUE, JEREMY WADE COMAL COUNTY
STATE'S PETITION FOR DISCRETIONARY REVIEW GRANTED:
HUGHITT, SHANNA LYNN FROM BROWN COUNTY - 11-15-00277-CR
 
GRANTED ON GROUND NO. 1
ORAL ARGUMENT WILL NOT BE PERMITTED
HUGHITT, SHANNA LYNN FROM BROWN COUNTY - 11-15-00278-CR
 
GRANTED ON GROUND NO. 1
ORAL ARGUMENT WILL NOT BE PERMITTED
APPELLANT'S PETITION FOR DISCRETIONARY REVIEW REFUSED:
BROOKS, DANIEL LUCAS FROM DALLAS COUNTY - 08-15-00208-CR
JONES, POWELL JR. FROM HILL COUNTY - 10-17-00118-CR
TARANGO, HECTOR FRANCISCO FROM ECTOR COUNTY - 11-17-00280-CR
TREVINO, VERONICA FROM TRAVIS COUNTY - 03-17-00156-CR
FERNANDEZ, USVALDO FROM HASKELL COUNTY - 11-16-00135-CR
HUNT, DERICK DEWAYNE FROM HARRIS COUNTY - 01-17-00175-CR
CAZARES, RUBEN FROM EL PASO COUNTY - 08-15-00266-CR
SINGH, JITENDER FROM COLLIN COUNTY - 05-16-00610-CR
SINGH, JITENDER FROM COLLIN COUNTY - 05-16-00611-CR
MERRICK, DAMIAN FROM TARRANT COUNTY - 02-17-00035-CR
REYNOLDS, RONALD EUGENE FROM MONTGOMERY COUNTY - 08-15-00372-CR
REYNOLDS, RONALD EUGENE FROM MONTGOMERY COUNTY - 08-15-00373-CR
REYNOLDS, RONALD EUGENE FROM MONTGOMERY COUNTY - 08-15-00374-CR
REYNOLDS, RONALD EUGENE FROM MONTGOMERY COUNTY - 08-15-00375-CR
REYNOLDS, RONALD EUGENE FROM MONTGOMERY COUNTY - 08-15-00376-CR
LYNCH, KERRY WAYNE FROM MONTGOMERY COUNTY - 08-15-00371-CR
WILKINS, THOMAS JOHNNY FROM HILL COUNTY - 10-16-00233-CR
MERRICK, DAMIAN FROM TARRANT COUNTY - 02-17-00036-CR
GUTIERREZ, RICARDO FROM HARRIS COUNTY - 01-17-00089-CR
SPIERS, GAGE MICHAEL FROM HARRIS COUNTY - 14-16-00892-CR
KITCHEN, TOMMY LEE FROM HARRIS COUNTY - 01-17-00173-CR
SWEGHEIMER, CLARENCE HOMER FROM WICHITA COUNTY - 02-17-00095-CR
CARTER, DAVILON EUGENE FROM HARRIS COUNTY - 01-16-00799-CR
STATE'S PETITION FOR DISCRETIONARY REVIEW REFUSED:
VILLALPANDO, DAVID FROM HARRIS COUNTY - 01-16-00593-CR
 
PRESIDING JUDGE KELLER WOULD GRANT
APPELLEE'S PETITION FOR DISCRETIONARY REVIEW REFUSED:
NORRIS, ERIC CORNELIUS JR. FROM FORT BEND COUNTY - 14-16-00455-CR
APPELLANT'S PETITION FOR DISCRETIONARY REVIEW DISMISSED:
JACKSON, EVENDER GENE JR. FROM HUNT COUNTY - 06-15-00151-CR
APPELLANT'S PETITION FOR DISCRETIONARY REVIEW STRUCK FOR NON-COMPLIANCE, WITH WRITTEN ORDER:
BESADA-PERU, EX PARTE MARCELA A. FROM HARRIS COUNTY - 14-17-00193-CR
 
NON COMPLIANCE ORDER STRIKING PDR - PER CURIAM  [ PDF/209 KB ]
 
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BESADA-PERU, EX PARTE MARCELA A. FROM HARRIS COUNTY - 14-17-00194-CR
 
NON COMPLIANCE ORDER STRIKING PDR - PER CURIAM  [ PDF/209 KB ]
 
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BESADA-PERU, EX PARTE MARCELA A. FROM HARRIS COUNTY - 14-17-00195-CR
 
NON COMPLIANCE ORDER STRIKING PDR - PER CURIAM  [ PDF/209 KB ]
 
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WILEY, EX PARTE SAM JR. FROM MCLENNAN COUNTY - 10-18-00034-CR
 
NON COMPLIANCE ORDER STRIKING PDR - PER CURIAM  [ PDF/208 KB ]
 
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APPLICATIONS FOR WRIT OF HABEAS CORPUS DENIED WITHOUT WRITTEN ORDER:
DELGADILLO, ARTURO MADISON COUNTY
PLEASANT, JEROME FISHER HARRIS COUNTY
PLEASANT, JEROME FISHER HARRIS COUNTY
GUTIERREZ, RUDY AKA GUTIERREZ, RODOLFO HIDALGO COUNTY
DELOSSANTOS, MARIO TOM GREEN COUNTY
CRUZ, QUINN JR. EL PASO COUNTY
HUNTER, JOHNNY AL COLLIN COUNTY
WOOLEY, JASON EARL HARRIS COUNTY
CHAPA, FLORENTINO DUVAL COUNTY
MARINO, CHARLES LAROCCA MONTGOMERY COUNTY
MITCHELL, KEVIN AKA MITCHELL, KEVIN LYNN HARDIN COUNTY
MITCHELL, KEVIN AKA MITCHELL, KEVIN LYNN HARDIN COUNTY
TRIBBLE, CLIFTON LEE MONTGOMERY COUNTY
SRADER, CODY ALLAN COLLIN COUNTY
MORRIS, ROY NEIL JACKSON COUNTY
TURNER, RICHARD AKA TURNER, RICHARD GREG BOWIE COUNTY
RAUCH, JOSEPH DENTON COUNTY
RAUCH, JOSEPH DENTON COUNTY
SIMS, LOUIS CHARLES JR. HARRIS COUNTY
WARD, WENDELL DALLAS COUNTY
WARD, WENDELL DALLAS COUNTY
APPLICATIONS FOR WRIT OF HABEAS CORPUS DISMISSED WITHOUT WRITTEN ORDER:
EAST, WAYNE EDWARD TAYLOR COUNTY
FREEMAN, DENNIS RAY GREGG COUNTY
DELGADILLO, ARTURO MADISON COUNTY
MATTOX, TIMOTHY AKA LITTLE DEUCE HARRIS COUNTY
GREEN, JAMES EDWARD II HARRIS COUNTY
CHAMBERLAIN, KOLBY JOHN HOPKINS COUNTY
HARRIS, SHANNON KEITH BRAZORIA COUNTY
HARRIS, SHANNON KEITH BRAZORIA COUNTY
LOPEZ, MICHAEL OMAR BEXAR COUNTY
 
JUDGE YEARY DID NOT PARTICIPATE
HANDY, EMERSON HARRIS COUNTY
FOSTER, RODNEY JEROME DALLAS COUNTY
MARTIN, CLARENCE MATAGORDA COUNTY
CRUZ, ROBERT JR LIVE OAK COUNTY
BUSBY, WYATT ELLIS HARRIS COUNTY
RIVERA, MICHAEL LEE 07231974 DALLAS COUNTY
POLEN, CONNER BENJAMIN HILL COUNTY
GARCIA, JOHN AKA GARCIA, JOHN ERIC NUECES COUNTY
PROIA, SAMUEL BEXAR COUNTY
ALVIZO, FABIAN MCLENNAN COUNTY
CRINER, LAMARCUS DESHON BOWIE COUNTY
LOVINGS, ISAIAH J. AKA LOVINGS, ISIAH JENRAL HARRIS COUNTY
BURRUS, CHRISTOPHER BROOKE DEAF SMITH COUNTY
APPLICATIONS FOR WRIT OF HABEAS CORPUS REMANDED TO TRIAL COURT:
MCNEAL, JELANI RASHAD HUTCHINSON COUNTY
 
HC REMANDED TC - EVIDENTIARY HEARING OR AFFIDAVITS - PER CURIAM  [ PDF/230 KB ]
 
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CHANDLER, JAMES ELLIS ANDERSON COUNTY
 
HC REMANDED TC - EVIDENTIARY HEARING OR AFFIDAVITS - PER CURIAM  [ PDF/226 KB ]
 
NON-PUBLISHED
ACOSTA, JOSE ANGEL NUECES COUNTY
 
HC REMANDED TC - EVIDENTIARY HEARING OR AFFIDAVITS - PER CURIAM  [ PDF/232 KB ]
 
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CORONADO, EDWARD MARTINEZ ATASCOSA COUNTY
 
HC REMANDED TC - EVIDENTIARY HEARING OR AFFIDAVITS - PER CURIAM  [ PDF/233 KB ]
 
JUDGE HERVEY DID NOT PARTICIPATE
 
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SANTANA, ROJELIO ROCKY JR. TAYLOR COUNTY
 
HC REMANDED TC - EVIDENTIARY HEARING OR AFFIDAVITS - PER CURIAM  [ PDF/230 KB ]
 
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ARTICLE 11.071 APPLICATION FOR WRIT OF HABEAS CORPUS DENIED WITH WRITTEN ORDER:
RUBIO, JOHN ALLEN CAMERON COUNTY
 
DENIED WITH WRITTEN ORDER - PER CURIAM  [ PDF/265 KB ]
 
NON-PUBLISHED
ARTICLE 11.071 APPLICATION FOR WRIT OF HABEAS CORPUS DISMISSED WITH WRITTEN ORDER:
RUBIO, JOHN ALLEN CAMERON COUNTY
 
DISMISSED WITH WRITTEN ORDER - PER CURIAM  [ PDF/265 KB ]
 
NON-PUBLISHED
MOTION FOR LEAVE TO FILE ORIGINAL APPLICATION FOR WRIT OF MANDAMUS DENIED WITHOUT WRITTEN ORDER:
DELOSSANTOS, MARIO TOM GREEN COUNTY
DELOSSANTOS, MARIO TOM GREEN COUNTY
AISHMAN, ALFRED EUGENE JR. SMITH COUNTY
DELEON, JUAN A TARRANT COUNTY
CHAPA, FLORENTINO DUVAL COUNTY
RODRIGUEZ, ISAAC R DALLAS COUNTY
GARCIA, RENE
MOTION FOR LEAVE TO FILE ORIGINAL APPLICATION FOR WRIT OF HABEAS CORPUS DENIED WITHOUT WRITTEN ORDER:
SANDERS, PATRICK D HARRIS COUNTY
MOTION FOR LEAVE TO FILE APPLICATION FOR WRIT OF MANDAMUS HELD IN ABEYANCE AND RESPONDENT IS ORDERED TO FILE ANSWER:
MCDONALD, WALTER EARL HARRIS COUNTY
 
MOTION FOR LEAVE TO FILE HELD IN ABEYANCE W/ORDER - PER CURIAM  [ PDF/223 KB ]
 
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ABUSE OF WRIT ORDER PREVIOUSLY ENTERED:
KENNEDY, MICHAEL ALLYN ANDERSON COUNTY