Out of the 1,957 respondents, 477 won their election. background-color: grey; background-color: #003388; Photographed Wednesday, July 24, 2019, in Houston. background-color: #f9f9f9; } p.survey-response {white-space: pre-line;} .race_header.democratic { font-weight: bold; background-color: white; } Justice, 14th Court of Appeals, Place 7. Tamika Craft defeated Cheri Thomas in the Democratic primary runoff for Texas Fourteenth District Court of Appeals Place 7 on July 14, 2020. } background-color: #f9f9f9; background-color: green; Editor’s note: The Chronicle’s recommendations in competitive races for the Texas Supreme Court and Court of Criminal Appeals are being published separately. .votebox-results-metadata { top: 0px; Here's how to submit letters, op-eds to the Chronicle, Krugman: Trump tries to kill COVID relief, Opinion: Generation Z gives me hope for the future, Opinion: Attack Google, and Texans will be searching for jobs, Letters: Rebranding of Dynamo leaves fan wanting. .votebox-results-metadata-p { position: absolute; margin-top: 1px; He has been called even-tempered and talented by colleagues on both sides of the criminal cases this currently under-performing court handles. Jim Sharp (D) Justice, 1st Court of Appeals. } Incumbent Ken Wise and Tamika Craft are running in the general election for Texas Fourteenth District Court of Appeals Place 7 on November 3, 2020. height: 56px; He is board certified in civil trial law by the Texas Board of Legal Specialization. } } This number represented 6.9% of all 28,315 candidates Ballotpedia covered in 2018. width: 100%; max-height: 580px; font-weight: bold; He has extensive appellate court experience in state and federal courts. State Senate | Colleagues expect Phillips will bring fairness, clear policies and organization to a court that has fared poorly in recent bar polls. We recommend Terry Adams, 60, for his 30 years of a meaningful appellate law practice and solid reputation in the community for being an even-handed, accomplished practitioner. .race_header { font-weight: bold; Financial regulation | } letter-spacing: .04em; letter-spacing: .03em; .non_result_row div { Her reputation in trial is superb though not all her opponents have liked going up against her, which can be a good thing. His reputation is that he is a good judge with solid bar poll results, but that he occasionally gets impatient on the bench. vertical-align: middle; display: inline-block; } .widget-row.value-only.white { .key-messages li {margin-bottom: 10px;} Practitioners think she will raise the standards in this court. } margin-bottom: 0; font-weight: 300; Texas intermediate appellate court elections, 2020, Click here to read our new election calling policy and vote total update schedule, Intermediate appellate court elections by state, https://ballotpedia.org/wiki/index.php?title=Tamika_Craft&oldid=8118032, Texas Fourteenth District Court of Appeals candidate, 2020, Tracking election disputes, lawsuits, and recounts, Ballotpedia's Daily Presidential News Briefing, Submit a photo, survey, video, conversation, or bio, 872 candidates completed the survey in 2019. max-width: 600px; display: block; padding:7px 8px 8px; } Here Are the Candidates Running for Judge in the 14th Court of Appeals in Houston Read Q&As from candidates running for election in contested primary races for Texas' 14th Court of Appeals … Chief of the 14th Court of Appeals: Jane Robinson. background-color: #f9d334; Largest cities | width: 100%; color: #0645ad; font-size: .9em; } } font-size: 12px; The following candidates ran in the Democratic primary for Texas Fourteenth District Court of Appeals Place 7 on March 3, 2020. She has two law degrees, one from her native Colombia. padding-left: 16px; Click here to read our new election calling policy and vote total update schedule. Justice, 1st Court of Appeals, Place 3. Chief Justice, 14th Court of Appeals. function defer() { } font-size: 20px; } Also running is Jeralynn Christen Manor. .percentage_number { width: 100%; .infobox p { } text-align: center; District Judge, 11th Judicial District – Kristen Hawkins. Amparo Monique Guerra Website. } Immigration | Veronica Rivas-Molloy Website. }; She was on the ballot in the general election on November 3, 2020 . margin: 0; State executives | .results_row td:first-child { Harris County Criminal Justice Center building. .widget-value { padding-left: 0; Healthcare | Candidate, Texas Fourteenth District Court of Appeals Place 7, .infobox { On Tuesday, July 14, 2020, Tamika "Tami" Craft will face off against fellow Democrat Cheri Thomas in the race for Justice, 14th Court of Appeals District, Place 7. } width: 100% !important; Incumbent Ken Wise advanced from the Republican primary for Texas Fourteenth District Court of Appeals Place 7 on March 3, 2020. } float: left; color: white; Court of Appeals | vertical-align: top; Also running is Dawn Deshea Rogers. Candidates from 48 states completed the survey. Click here to contact our editorial staff, and click here to report an error. We recommend incumbent Larry Weiman, 64, who has been on this bench since 2008. Also running is Brittanye Morris. 80th Harris County District Court: Larry Weiman. .widget-row.Libertarian { top: -1px; color: #888; This article includes candidate Q&As and results from the Houston Bar Association judicial preference poll. overflow-x: auto; .votebox_legend { We recommend incumbent Daryl Moore, 58, who may be the most respected incumbent running in Harris County. 14) and Elizabeth Beach and John P. Chupp (2nd Court of Appeals, Place 7) speak at the … } }. Texas Court of Criminal Appeals Place 4 2020 General Election. }, See also: Texas intermediate appellate court elections, 2020. We recommend Te’iva Bell, 39, who has served in the felony courts from three perspectives - as a prosecutor, a criminal defense attorney and a public defender. margin: 8px auto; background-color: #003388; Prior to his appointment, Justice Wise served as the judge of the 334th Judicial District Court, administrative judge of Harris County, and an adjunct professor at the University of Houston Law Center. Campaign finance requirements, Who represents me? .results_text { I am in my second term as Judge of the 101st District Court . Candidate questionnaires. Rebecca Simmons (R) Justice, 4th Court of Appeals. .widget-row.value-only { Probate Courts | Amparo Guerra for Justice of 1st Court of Appeals. Operations: Meghann Olshefski • Lauren Dixon • Kelly Rindfleisch • Sara Antel • Sara Horton, Texas elections in 2020 | } Ballotpedia features 318,683 encyclopedic articles written and curated by our professional staff of editors, writers, and researchers. overflow: hidden; } Family District Court. She was on the ballot in the general election on November 3, 2020. .widget-key { .clearfix { We recommend C.C. text-align: center; } .top_disclaimer { color: #888; Source. position: relative; width: 350px; } District Judge, 60th Judicial District – Fredericka Phillips margin-bottom: 0px; .votebox { ... this particular bench because I am qualified to serve as a Justice on the Court of Appeals. Elizabeth Frizell, Dan Wood and William Pieratt Demond are the three Democratic candidates running in the primary for Court of Criminal Appeals Judge, Place 3. .image-candidate-thumbnail-wrapper .image-candidate-thumbnail { text-align: left !important; display: block; Due to nationwide changes in election administration in 2020, Ballotpedia is exercising increased caution before projecting elections winners. } line-height: 1.5em; } .race_header, .results_text, .results_table_container, .votebox_legend { padding-left: 10px; margin-right: 10px; float: right; Also running are John A. Clark, Brennen Dunn, and David C. Vuong. color: white; padding-top: 3px; } width: 250px; Also running is incumbent Alexandra Smoots-Thomas, who was indicted in November on charges of wire fraud, and Cheryl Elliott Thornton. District Judge, 11th Judicial District. This article includes a candidate Q&A and insights from the Houston Bar Association's 2020 judicial preference poll. } background-color: grey; Place 7. font-weight: bold; margin-top: 1em; 80th Harris County District Court: Larry Weiman. display: inline; } .widget-row.Independent, .widget-row.Nonpartisan, .widget-row.Constitution { Justice, 1st Court of Appeals District, Place 3 – Veronica Rivas-Molloy. display: inline-block; } Incumbents are bolded and underlined. } font-style: italic; width: 150px; } We recommend incumbent George Powell, 54, who was elected to this bench in 2016. } background-color: #f9d334; } padding-left: 8px; Tamika Craft (Democratic Party) ran for election for the Place 7 judge of the Texas Fourteenth District Court of Appeals. function indicateScroll (){ .inner_percentage.Libertarian { } Q&A responses from Natalia Cornelio (351st Criminal Court) and Cheri Thomas (14th Court of Appeals, Place 7) are in the queue and will be published in the next couple of days. Place 3 (open) Jeff Brown (R) Justice, 14th Court of Appeals. letter-spacing: 0.03em; Election governance | We recommend Megan Daic, 34, for a court that needs a more efficient and decisive judge. padding-bottom: 8px; .mw-body #mw-content-text .votebox .race_header h5.votebox-header-election-type { width: 100%; What's on my ballot? .votebox-scroll-container { font-style: italic; 14th Court Of Appeals, ... the Eastern and Southern federal District Courts, Texas ... VOTE TAMIKA “TAMI” CRAFT FOR JUSTICE OF THE 14TH COURT OF APPEALS, PLACE 7 IF YOU LIVE IN ANY OF THESE 10 COUNTIES: Austin. top: 2px; color: white; My diverse background and years of experience have strengthened my ability to review, research and ultimately rule on cases that is needed to serve as a Justice in the 13th Court of Appeals. Kristen Hawkins — INC Website .mw-body #mw-content-text .votebox .race_header h3.votebox-header-office-name { 784 likes. Rick Strange (R) Justice, 11th Court of Appeals. *There is no incumbent in this race. Hattie McDaniel (above left) and Shirley Chisholm (above right) were both Black Trailblazing women during their lifetimes as well. font-weight: bold; .votebox { } Click here to read our new election calling policy and vote total update schedule. Jim Moseley (R) Justice, 5th Court of Appeals. background: #4c4c4c; height: 50px; I'm the only candidate who has experience with the U.S. Department of Justice and a total of 15 years as a defense attorney. .results_row td { Also running are Veronica Rivas-Molloy and Jim Sharp. She has 20 years of experience in mostly complex litigation and appeals. } padding-bottom: 3px; Faulkner, Dominic J. Merino, Cheri Thomas and Lennon C. Wright. Judicial Selection | width: 250px; Though Weiman has been criticized for stressing docket speed over other issues, his reputation on the bench is that he has integrity and he has done reasonably well in bar polls. } Also running is Amparo Monique Guerra. who was indicted in November on charges of wire fraud, Thumbs: Texans audition for ‘COVID: The Musical.’, Editorial: Ken Paxton, Ted Cruz are embarrassing Texas, harming the nation, Editorial: We need answers not innuendo on Hunter Biden, Texans react as Supreme Court tosses AG Ken Paxton’s suit challenging election, Rep. 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Supreme Court | z-index:1; if (window.jQuery) { We recommend Ana Martinez, 39, who gained a sterling reputation as a human trafficking prosecutor before she became a defense attorney. Energy | Click here to contact us for media inquiries, and please donate here to support our continued expansion. 2020 legislative session | padding-bottom: 7px; 1st Court of Appeals, Place 5: Tim Hootman. Justice of the Peace Courts, Budget and finances | House of Representatives | For Place 8, we recommend Gisela D. Triana, a judge on the Austin-based 3rd Court of Appeals, who has served a total of 24 years on the bench at various levels. She has 31 years of legal experience. border-bottom: 1px solid grey;
float:right; 2. 	background-color: red; Municipal Courts | .inner_percentage.Green { .widget-row { } Hall, whose inability to rule has led to numerous cases being stuck and a remarkable 65 .5 percent “needs improvement“ rating on the bar poll. 		overflow-x: scroll; .widget-img { .election_results_text { Lindenberger: Looking at Trump and wondering what if? 	color: black; } 	background-color: #6db24f; @media screen and (max-width: 350px) { } div.survey-scrollbox {  height:400px;  overflow:scroll;  margin:20px;  padding:10px;  border:1px solid gray; } Public pensions | .results_table_container { 	margin-top: 16px; .inner_percentage { The results have been certified. He has practiced law for 30 years including at one of the most respected boutique firms in Houston. 	text-align: center; Published Oct. 2, 2020. We recommend Grant J. Harvey, 55, who is a highly regarded litigator who has participated in numerous trials and appeals. let scrollHeight = jQuery('.results_table_container').get(index).scrollHeight; 	height: 100%; } Justice Russell Lloyd, the Republican incumbent, is defending his seat on the First Court of Appeals against Jones Walker special counsel Veronica Rivas-Molloy. 	font-size: 1.2em; Also running are Tamika “Tami” Craft, V.R. 	overflow-y: hidden; jQuery(item).html("Scroll for more  "); 	background-color: #db0000; 	width: 90%; 	font-size: 1.25em; p.survey-response {margin-left:10px;} }); 	padding-left: 0; 	overflow-y: auto; Also running are Robert S. Morales and incumbent Julia Maldonado, who has been criticized for being condescending and issuing sometimes harmful policies earning her a 43 percent “needs improvement” rating in the bar poll. Noteworthy respondents included. 	color: black; She has a solid reputation and is a significant contributing editor to the O’Connor’s Texas civil court guide. Tamika Craft has not yet completed Ballotpedia's 2020 Candidate Connection survey. } JUSTICE, 14TH COURT OF APPEALS DISTRICT, PLACE 2 On Tuesday, November 8, 2016 in the race for Justice, 14th Court of Appeals District, Place 2 — Kevin Jewell (REPUBLICAN) is being challenged by Candance White (DEMOCRAT). 	margin-bottom: 1px; 	font-weight: 100; 	letter-spacing: 0.03em; .votebox-covid-disclaimer { Who fills out Ballotpedia's Candidate Connection survey? } Congressional delegation |  .votebox_bp_logo { .electionsectionheading { } 	padding-bottom: 5px; 	margin: 0px 10px; Largest counties | I have been a Criminal District Court Judge and County Criminal Court Judge. 	display: table; 	max-width: 75px; 	margin-right: 12px; } 	} Justice Ken Wise was appointed to the 14th Court of Appeals by Governor Rick Perry in October 2013. Politics. 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