Keith Williams retiring as 216th District judge - Community Life

Keith Williams retiring as 216th District judge

Posted: Wednesday, October 9, 2019 12:00 am

Keith Williams, who has been the judge of the 216th District Court since Jan. 1, 2009, recently announced he will not seek another term. The person elected to replace him will take office Jan. 1, 2021.

The 216th is a "general jurisdiction" court, he says, meaning he presides over all kinds of cases, both criminal and civil. His criminal docket includes more serious crimes, or felonies, of all levels.

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