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Evelyn McKee is Presiding Judge of Municipal Court and in her spare time writes romance novels under the name Evelyn Palfrey.She is also active with the Austin Writers League, the Austin Romance Writers of America, the Travis County Bar Association, and the Links Inc.
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Judge Evelyn McKee, Presided over Swearing-In Ceremony
Travis County Women Lawyers' Association
Government - Judge Evelyn McKee
"Austin has grown tremendously, the ...
"Austin has grown tremendously, the number of vehicles has grown tremendously, and the number of cyclists has grown tremendously," said Municipal Court Judge Evelyn McKee.
"We have put bicycles on par with vehicles when it comes to their safety courses."
Between January 1st and July 1st, 235 bicycle-related traffic offense cases were filed with the Municipal Court.
said that's nearly double the number for the same period last year.
said as more cars and more bicycles have to share the road, safety education becomes more important.
"We want a safer city.
The court wants a safer city.
The judges want a safer city, and the citizens want that," McKee
The Austin Chronicle Politics: Welcome to the Primaries
The winner from this trio of Dems -- David Carlton Hughes, a civil and criminal defense lawyer; Elisabeth Earle, who presides over the Downtown Austin Community Court; and Evelyn McKee, the presiding municipal court judge -- will have no Republican opposition.
...McKee has the most judicial experience, having served 13 years at Austin Municipal Court.Since 1999, she has served as the city's presiding municipal court judge, over 18 other municipal judges.
Last year, the Texas Municipal Courts Association
with the Outstanding Judge of the Year Award.At the city level, McKee
generally handles Class C misdemeanors; but she
notes that the majority of felony cases also start the criminal justice process before a municipal judge, or magistrate."I have the breadth and depth of judicial experience necessary for this court," she
top supporters include former State Rep.
Acknowledging Earle as a formidable opponent, McKee
declares, "I am undaunted."
"I have not been able to match Earle on the endorsements, nor McKee
, but I would be less likely to have cases reversed [on appeal] because of my experience -- I've tried more Class A and B jury trials, and I've practiced in this particular court."