Ken Paxton

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Third Lead Prosecutor Appointed In Paxton Case

Former Harris County prosecutor Nicole DeBorde has been appointed as the third lead prosecutor in the financial crimes cases against Texas Attorney General Ken Paxton.


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Paxton Makes First Court Appearance

Texas Attorney General Ken Paxton appeared in court on Thursday morning for the first time since he was indicted on three felony charges.



Attorney General Paxton Poll Numbers Call For His Resignation

Facing three felony securities fraud charges, the pressure on Texas Attorney General Ken Paxton to resign appears to be on the rise.


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Texas Governor: Indicted AG Paxton Innocent Until Proven Guilty

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.



Ethics Fray Puts Texas AG Paxton’s Office Against Big Donor

An ethics investigation into an influential conservative group is putting Republican Texas Attorney General Ken Paxton against one of his biggest donors.



Paxton No Longer Facing Contempt Hearing

The possibility of Republican Texas Attorney General Ken Paxton being held in contempt of court for impeding gay rights diminished Monday after a lawyer said the state agreed to update vital records policies for same-sex couples.



Paxton Says He Shouldn’t Have To Go To Court

Texas Attorney General Ken Paxton has again told a federal judge that he shouldn’t have to personally appear before him and contest being held in contempt of court.


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Paxton Will Plead “Not Guilty”

According to released indictments, in July of 2011, Paxton purposely did not disclose required information to two buyers of Servergy, Inc stock.


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Paxton Surrenders After Indictment

The state’s top prosecutor surrendered himself over to authorities on Monday. Attorney General Ken Paxton has been indicted on felony charges, according to a special prosecutor.


Rep. Ken Paxton of McKinney (credit: Texas House of Representatives)

GOP Doesn’t Rush To Defend Indicted Texas Attorney General

New Texas Attorney General Ken Paxton prepared Sunday to become the latest powerful state official booked on felony charges, but unlike when Rick Perry smiled for his mug shot last year, Republicans are not rushing to Paxton’s defense.



Texas Attorney General Ken Paxton Indicted

The Republican is accused of misleading investors before taking office.


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Planned Parenthood Back Before State Senate

Attorney General Ken Paxton is testifying about his investigation of videos in which Planned Parenthood officials discuss how to harvest tissue from aborted fetuses.