Tina Torres

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Tina Torres
Court Information:
Bexar County Court at Law, Texas
Title:   Former judge
Position:   No. 10
Active:   2013-2014
Preceded by:   Irene Alarcon Rios
Succeeded by:   Karen Crouch
Past position:   Attorney, The Torres Law Firm, P.C.
Past term:   1996-2013
Personal History
Party:   Democratic
Law School:   St. Mary's University School of Law, 1996
Candidate 2014:
Candidate for:  Bexar County Court at Law
Position:  No. 10
State:  Texas
Election information 2014:
Incumbent:  Yes
Primary date:  3/4/2014
Primary vote:  81.3%ApprovedA
Election date:  11/4/2014
Election vote:  48.4%DefeatedD

Tina Torres was a judge of the Bexar County Court at Law No. 10 in Texas. She began serving in December of 2013, and her term expired in 2014.[1] Torres was defeated in her bid for re-election to the court in 2014.[2][3][4] Torres also was a 2012 Democratic candidate for District 117 of the Texas House of Representatives.[5]


Torres earned her J.D. from St. Mary's University School of Law in 1996.[1]




See also: Texas judicial elections, 2014
Torres ran for election to the Bexar County Court at Law No. 10.
Primary: She was successful in the Democratic primary on March 4, 2014, receiving 81.3 percent of the vote. She competed against Robert Valdespino.
General: She was defeated in the general election on November 4, 2014, after receiving 48.4 percent of the vote. She competed against Karen Crouch.[2][6][7][8][9]


See also: Texas House of Representatives elections, 2012

Torres ran in the 2012 election for Texas House of Representatives, District 117. Torres was defeated by Philip Cortez in the July 21 primary runoff election.[5][10]

Texas House of Representatives District 117 Republican Primary, 2012
Candidate Vote % Votes
Green check mark transparent.pngPhilip Cortez (advanced to runoff) 35.1% 1,343
Green check mark transparent.pngTina Torres (advanced to runoff) 34% 1,302
Ken Mireles 30.9% 1,185
Total Votes 3,830

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