Federal Corruption Case Snares Leaders Of South Texas CityAlmost every top official in a remote South Texas city was arrested Thursday under a detailed federal indictment that accuses them of taking bribes from contractors and sending city workers to help an illegal gambling operator.
Anti-Abortion Activist Indicted In Texas Turns Herself InOne of the two anti-abortion activists indicted last month after making undercover videos about Planned Parenthood turned herself in Wednesday to Texas authorities.
Attorney General Paxton In Court Over Fraud IndictmentTexas Attorney General Ken Paxton is back in North Texas, but today he is before a judge as a defendant. Paxton arrived at the Collin County Courthouse, with his attorneys, hoping to have felony charges of defrauding investors thrown out.
Indicted Texas AG's Lawyers Ask Judge To Throw Out ChargesTexas Attorney General Ken Paxton claims that his felony indictment on securities fraud charges this summer was bungled by grand jury leaks and a flawed investigation and has asked a judge to throw out the case.
Grand Jury Indicts Former Maypearl Police Chief On Child Sex ChargesFormer Maypearl Police Department Chief Kevin Coffey has been indicted for allegedly having an improper sexual relationship with a child while he was in office.
Appeals Court Will Review Rick Perry's Abuse Of Power ChargeThe highest criminal court in Texas will consider whether former Governor Rick Perry should be prosecuted on charges of abusing his veto power before leaving office.
Texas Governor: Indicted AG Paxton Innocent Until Proven GuiltyTexas 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.
State Office May Appeal Pro-Perry Appeals Court RulingThe 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.
Texas Attorney General Ken Paxton IndictedThe Republican is accused of misleading investors before taking office.
Mayor ProTem Accused Of Stealing Gift Cards From Parks & RecA Dallas County grand jury has charged Farmers Branch Mayor ProTem Jeff Fuller with theft. The indictment accuses Fuller of stealing between $500 and $1500.
Judge Denies Perry Request For List Of Grand Jury WitnessesA 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.
Perry Attorneys Want List Of Grand Jury Witnesses, EvidenceAttorneys 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.