Former Winkler Co. Attorney Denied Appeal to Nurses Scandal Conviction 12/5/13
CBS 7 News
November 15, 2013
Photo courtesy Odessa American (oaoa.com)
WINKLER CO.-According to information provided by the Eigth District Court of Appeals out of El Paso, Former Winkler Co. Attorney Scott Tidwell's appeal was overturned by a judge yesterday.
Tidwell was convicted on two counts each of misuse of official information, retaliation and official oppression.
The charges came in 2011 after a former Winkler County Memorial Hospital Physician admitted to coordinating with local officials to retaliate against two nurses who filed an anonymous complaint against him with the Texas Medical Board.