Critics say that has allowed the state to seek charges from one county district attorney after another has refused. Being discharged from treatment is a direct violation of an offender's commitment order and leads to criminal charges. However, the mental health and legal experts said Texas' program does not operate under the non-punitive premise on which civil commitment laws have been upheld. In recent weeks, McLane initiated a review of how those in civil commitment often are sent back to prison for violating program rules. For that, he was arrested, charged with a third-degree felony and, following a criminal trial, sent back to prison for life. Orozco-Crousen began working in corrections in , when she served as juvenile probation officer intern with Taylor County Juvenile Probation Department. She sent them all back for review. Probation — Abilene. The resignations came after the Chronicle reported in April that the agency had moved 29 men confined in civil commitment to an unlicensed Houston boarding home with building code violations without notifying neighbors. He is primarily a clinician and trainer and has been involved in the multidisciplinary training of various professionals first locally as an active member and past chair of the Tarrant County Sexual Abuse Advisory Council, statewide as the past president of the Texas Association of Sex Offender Treatment Providers, and as a longtime and current clinical member of the International Association for the Treatment of Sexual Abusers. Penny Hamilton, a prosecutor with the El Paso County District Attorney's Office, said her office stopped taking violation cases about two years ago because it required too many resources to prosecute. Pierce has a private practice for providing clinical and forensic services with offices in Temple and Waco, Texas. In , she worked for Taylor County Community Corrections and Supervision Department, where she provided sex offender services to all sex offenders probationers in Taylor County. About 25 cases are awaiting adjudication. Before joining Spencer Fane, Ms.