Texas Governor Greg Abbott says he hasn’t spoken with indicted Attorney General Ken Paxton since the state’s top lawyer was booked earlier this month on securities fraud charges.
The state may ask Texas’ highest criminal court to overturn a lower appeals court decision that led to one of the criminal charges against former Governor Rick Perry being tossed.
The Republican is accused of misleading investors before taking office.
A Dallas County grand jury has charged Farmers Branch Mayor ProTem Jeff Fuller with theft. The indictment accuses Fuller of stealing between $500 and $1500.
A Texas judge has denied requests by former Governor Rick Perry’s attorneys to get a list of witnesses who testified before the closed-door grand jury in their client’s abuse-of-power case.
Attorneys for former Texas Governor Rick Perry want a judge to order prosecutors to produce a list of witnesses who testified before the closed-door grand jury that indicted their client on abuse-of-power charges.
A federal grand jury has indicted a deputy with the Denton County Sheriff’s Office (DCSO) on child pornography charges.
Governor Rick Perry’s defense team says the two felony abuse of power indictments against him are unconstitutional, but not because he’s above the law.
What’s a governor to do after getting booked on felony charges? Go for ice cream. Minutes after he was fingerprinted at the Travis County Courthouse, Governor Rick Perry posted a photo on Twitter.
A judge has decided not to issue an arrest warrant for Texas Gov. Rick Perry, a court official said Monday, meaning the Republican can continue traveling the country and gearing up for a possible 2016 presidential run despite being indicted on two felony counts of abuse of power.
Governor Rick Perry has been indicted for abuse of power after carrying out a threat to veto funding for state public corruption prosecutors.
As a forensic accountant, Larry Kanter follows the money. He watches where it comes from and where it goes. From an accounting standpoint, Kanter says he’s impressed with the 107-page indictment against Dallas County Commissioner John Wiley Price.