FORT BEND COUNTY, TX – On September 28, 2017, Fort Bend County Judge Bob Hebert held the swearing in of Justice of the Peace, Precinct 3 Judge George Noel Lawrence. Judge Lawrence was appointed by Commissioners Court on October 3, 2017 to fill the vacated seat of Ken Cannata who was appointed by Governor Abbot as District Judge of the recently legislated 458th Judicial District Court in Fort Bend County. Judge Lawrence has agreed to fill the term until the position comes up for election in 2018 and will not run for the office.
Judge Hebert said, “I was pleased to give the oath to Judge Lawrence. He is well qualified by education and experience, and he will do an excellent job.”