Texas Attorney General's Criminal Fraud Trial Set For MayTexas Attorney General Ken Paxton is set to stand trial on criminal securities fraud charges in May.
Paxton Says State Complying With Foster Care OrderThe state attorney general's office is challenging a federal judge's ruling that Texas is not complying with an earlier directive that foster children shouldn't be placed in any group home that doesn't have 24-hour supervision.
Texas Sues School District Over Charlie Brown DecorationTexas' attorney general has sued one of the state's school districts over its removal of a decoration that included a biblical verse recited by Linus in the 1960s TV special "A Charlie Brown Christmas."
Guns At Zoos? Texas Says No While Struggling To Tame RulesMore than a year after Texas Gov. Greg Abbott made firearms, including openly holstered weapons, legal in more places in the state, disputes remain over where guns are allowed — much to the frustration of advocates on both sides of the debate.
Court Grants Nationwide Injunction Against Overtime RuleThe U.S. District Court in Texas granted a preliminary injunction against the Department of Labor’s overtime pay rule, which was scheduled to go into effect on December 1.
More Finger Pointing As Paxton's Trial Expected To Cost $2MMore questions and finger pointing over hundreds of thousands of dollars Collin County taxpayers are plunking down for the prosecution of Texas Attorney General Ken Paxton.
Feds Not Dropping Fraud Case Against AG PaxtonInvestor fraud accusations against Texas Attorney General Ken Paxton are back in federal court, at least for now, after the U.S. Securities and Exchange Commission on Friday refiled a civil lawsuit against the Republican that a judge previously dismissed.
Keller ISD Fires Employee Charged With Online Solicitation Of MinorA former Keller ISD employee was one of eight men arrested for Online Solicitation of a Minor in Rockwall.
Obama Appeals Block On School Transgender RulesThe Obama administration is pushing back against the efforts to block transgender bathroom rights in public schools. This back-and-forth battle has been flush with controversy.
Texas Attorney General's Appeal Rejected, Trial LikelyAttorney General Ken Paxton's hopes of avoiding trial on criminal securities fraud charges all but vanished Wednesday when a court rejected his third attempt at dismissing indictments.
Public Spending For Christmas Lights OK, Texas AG SaysIn a non-binding opinion Monday, the Republican said state law allows commissioners courts to use county funding on holiday lights and decorations in public buildings.
AG Paxton Securities Fraud Case Dismissed For NowThe judge tells prosecutors they need to change the charges they filed against him for securities fraud.

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