Greg Kelley’s judge asks to be recused

GEORGETOWN, Texas (KXAN) – The judge overseeing the ongoing case involving a Williamson County man convicted of super aggravated sexual assault of a child asked to be removed from the case in a letter Tuesday.

According to the attorney for Greg Kelley, judge Billy Ray Stubblefield asked for the recusal in a letter to Texas Supreme Court justice Nathan Hecht. A decision has not been made yet as to whether he will be removed from the case.

Kelley was sentenced to 25 years in prison following his conviction for sexually assaulting a young boy at an in home daycare. Since his conviction, there have been numerous protests on Kelley’s behalf and Kelley has hired attorney Keith Hampton in an effort to get a new trial on the charges.

Earlier this month, Hampton filed a motion seeking a new trial saying he could prove Kelley is innocent of the charges. provides commenting to allow for constructive discussion on the stories we cover. In order to comment here, you acknowledge you have read and agreed to our Terms of Service. Users who violate these terms, including use of vulgar language or racial slurs, will be banned. If you see an inappropriate comment, please flag it for our moderators to review.

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