Commission on Judicial Tenure and Discipline Releases Report on Judge Ovalles

08/10/2017 - According to a news advisory from the RI Judiciary, in the matter of Rafael A. Ovalles, the Supreme Court Commission on Judicial Tenure and Discipline released its report Wednesday afternoon.  The 14 member commission found that Judge Ovalles had committed some 41 violations of the Rhode Island Code of Judicial Conduct. The 240 page report recommends to the court that Judge Rafael A. Ovalles be removed as a Rhode Island District Court Judge.

The report may be found at courts.ri.gov at “of current interest” on the judiciary’s home page.