Federal Judge Tosses SEC Suit Against Texas Attorney GeneralA federal judge on Thursday dismissed claims by the U.S. government that Texas Attorney General Ken Paxton fraudulently duped wealthy investors before taking office.
Hearing Today Ahead Of Fraud Trial Of Texas AG Ken PaxtonHe's no stranger to the courtroom, but this time around he’s the one on trial. Today the criminal case against Texas Attorney General Ken Paxton is headed back to the Collin County Courthouse.
Prosecutors: Collin County Jury Pool For Texas AG's Trial TaintedSpecial prosecutors want Texas Attorney General Ken Paxton's criminal trial on securities fraud charges moved from North Texas over claims that his hometown supporters have tainted the jury pool.
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.
Texas AG Paxton Asks Court To Dismiss Civil Fraud LawsuitCalling it a "dramatic overreach" by federal regulators, Texas Attorney General Ken Paxton asked a judge Thursday to dismiss a civil fraud lawsuit over his efforts to recruit investors to a high-tech startup before he was the state's top prosecutor.
SEC Files Insider Trading Complaint Against Golfer Phil MickelsonGolfer Phil Mickelson on Thursday was accused of insider trading in connection with a case where two others are facing criminal charges.
Lawyers Argue Charges Against Texas Attorney General Should Be DroppedThe judge says he will decide what to do with the indictments as early as next Monday or a week or two later.
Texas Attorney General Ken Paxton IndictedThe Republican is accused of misleading investors before taking office.
IRS Says Prominent Texas Billionaire & Late Brother Owe $3BThe IRS wants $3.2 billion to cover back taxes that it says are owed by a prominent Texas businessman and his late brother who the IRS says hid income by setting up overseas trust funds.
Energy Future Holdings Misses Filing Deadline Energy Future Holdings is still not ready to file its already delayed annual report, the company said in a filing Tuesday with the federal Securities and Exchange Commission.
Lawyers For SEC, Mark Cuban Make Closing Arguments A government lawyer told jurors that billionaire Dallas Mavericks owner Mark Cuban had an unfair and illegal advantage over other investors when he dumped $7.9 million in shares of an Internet company and then lied about why he sold.
Mavericks Owner Says He Went To Trial So He Wouldn't Be BulliedDuring his second day of testifying, Dallas Mavericks owner Mark Cuban told jurors he could have settled the insider trading civil lawsuit filed by the SEC but he didn't because he had done nothing wrong.