Job descriptionCriminal District Courts hear felony criminal cases. Term is four years.
DutiesNote: Criminal law deals with behavior that is an offense against the public, society, or the state—even if the victim is an individual.
Felonies are serious crimes; examples include murder, manslaughter, sexual assault, kidnapping, arson, and theft over $1,500 value.
Annual salary$18,000

Who’s Running?

Mike Thomas (incumbent)

401 W Belknap, Fort Worth, TX 76102
Email: pwthomas@aol.com
Republican

Candidate Q&A

Note: Answers to questions will appear as they are received from the candidates.

1. HOW WOULD YOU DESCRIBE THE ROLE OF JUDGE IN TODAY'S COURT?
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2. HOW DO YOU MAINTAIN IMPARTIALITY ON THE BENCH?
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3. HOW WILL YOU BALANCE BEING AN INDEPENDENT JUDGE AND AN ELECTED OFFICIAL?
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4. WHAT ARE YOUR VIEWS ON WHETHER THE COURT, AS A WHOLE, DEALS EFFECTIVELY WITH RACIAL AND GENDER BIAS?
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5. HOW CAN CIVIL COURT JUDGES USE THEIR POSITIONS TO ENSURE THAT EVERYONE, WEALTHY OR POOR, RECEIVES TRUE JUSTICE IN THE COURTS?
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