|Job description||Criminal District Courts hear felony criminal cases. Term is four years.|
|Duties||Note: 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.
Note: There are no other candidates for this office.
|Elizabeth Beach (incumbent)|
Government website: https://access.tarrantcounty.com/en/criminal-courts/felony-courts/criminal-district-court-1.html
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