Montgomery County DA Ligon’s message to potential murderers: “Put down the egg nog. Go to church. Take a long walk.”

Conroe, November 21 – Montgomery County District Attorney Brett Ligon presented a very serious message to would-be murders in Montgomery County during a citizen comment at the Tuesday, November 20, 2018, Commissioners Court meeting. Rather than insisting upon special treatment as an elected servant, Ligon waited until the end of the Commissioners Court to present […]

DA Ligon’s team procures life in prison for continuance sexual assault of a child offender

Conroe, November 15 – On Friday, November 9, 2018, after a week-long trial, jurors in the 221st District Court of Montgomery County, Texas found Cameron Keith Brown guilty of Continuous Sexual Abuse of a Child.  On Tuesday, November 13, 2018, following additional punishment evidence, the jurors handed down a life sentence.  Due to the charge, Brown is […]

Commissioner Riley, County Judge Doyal back off from plans to terminate Montgomery County HR Director Shaw after opposition appears at Commissioners Court meeting

Commissioner Riley, County Judge Doyal back off from plans to terminate Montgomery County HR Director Shaw after opposition appears at Commissioners Court meeting

Image: Heads turned towards conservative Republican Precinct Chair Ginger Russell as she applauded after her Montgomery County Commissioner, Precinct 2 Commissioner Charlie Riley, announced he was withdrawing from the Court’s agenda an item to terminate County Human Resources Director Dodi Shaw at the beginning of the November 13, 2018, meeting. Conroe, November 14 – After lame […]

District Attorney’s Special Crimes Bureau Chief Dunman explains decision not to prosecute Animal Shelter’s Johnson, Wysocki

Conroe, October 30 – Montgomery County District Attorney Special Crimes Bureau Chief Tyler Dunman spoke with The Golden Hammer, Montgomery County’s leading daily newspaper, yesterday about the District Attorney’s Office’s decision not to prosecute Montgomery County Animal Shelter (MCAS) Director Aaron Johnson and Assistant Director Mark Wysocki. Dunman discussed the circumstances in part in response to […]

BREAKING NEWS! Montgomery County DA Ligon recuses himself from TCOLE case involving Constable Hayden, District Judge to determine direction

BREAKING NEWS! Conroe, August 1 – Montgomery County District Attorney and the District Attorney’s Office have recused themselves from the case involving the Texas Commissioner on Law Enforcement’s (TCOLE) investigation of Precinct 4 Montgomery County Constable Kenneth “Rowdy” Hayden and his Chief Deputy Barry Welch. The Golden Hammer, Montgomery County’s leading daily newspaper, has confirmed that […]

County Attorney Lambright calls for creation of Inspector General’s Office in Montgomery County to handle ethics, corruption issues

Conroe, June 25 – Partly as a party of discussions he and District Attorney Brett Ligon have had for a couple of years and partly in response to an article in The Golden Hammer, Montgomery County’s leading daily newspaper, Montgomery County Attorney J.D. Lambright has called for creation of an Inspector General’s Office within the County […]

After two and a half years of savage ethics problems, Montgomery County needs a Special Public Integrity Prosecutor independent of politics

After two and a half years of savage ethics problems, Montgomery County needs a Special Public Integrity Prosecutor independent of politics

Image: District Attorney Brett Ligon. Eric Yollick, The Golden Hammer Despite how good a lawyer and prosecutor Montgomery County District Attorney Brett Ligon is, it’s way past the time for him to designate a Special Public Integrity Prosecutor (SPIP) inside the District Attorney’s Office. The SPIP should be independent of Ligon, and his or her staff should […]

Montgomery County DA pursues discriminatory investigation of Sheriff’s Captain Hall for personal use of County government property

Montgomery County DA pursues discriminatory investigation of Sheriff’s Captain Hall for personal use of County government property

Image: Captain Damon Hall, Homeland Security Division, Montgomery County Sheriff’s Office. Conroe, June 20 – Montgomery County District Attorney Brett Ligon is investigating Damon W. Hall, the Montgomery County Sheriff’s Office Captain over the Homeland Security and Special Operations Division, for allegations of abuse of official capacity, which seem intensely discriminatory against Captain Hall given […]

Pulliam’s statement calls Montgomery County District Attorney’s decision not to prosecute County Treasurer into question

Conroe, May 13 – Yesterday, one of the two primary requestors of Montgomery County Treasurer Stephanne Davenport’s office procedures manual under the Texas Open Records Act, called into serious question the decision of Montgomery County District Attorney Brett Ligon not to prosecute. Justin Pulliam, the businessman who requested the documents that County Treasurer Republican nominee […]

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