Elsa Alcala
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Elsa Alcala

Republican

American judge

Texas
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Elsa Alcala

American judge
Summary
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57
Years of Age
TXResidence (state)

Elsa R. Alcala, also known as Elsa Spjut (born 1964), has been since May 2011 one of the nine judges of the Texas Court of Criminal Appeals, the court of last resort for state criminal appeals. A Republican, she was appointed to the Place 8 on the bench by then Governor Rick Perry, when Charles Holcomb stepped down to run unsuccessfully in 2012 for the United States Senate.