Texas AG Ken Paxton Joins Businesses Suing El Paso County Judge Over Coronavirus Restrictions During Surge In CasesJudge Samaniego's orders include shutting down all non-essential services for a two-week period, including in-person dining, gyms and salons.
Texas County Goes Back Into 'Shutdown' Due To Coronavirus Case SurgeTexas Attorney General Ken Paxton tweeted that County Judge Ricardo Samaniego “has no authority to shut down businesses in El Paso County."
Another Top Deputy Resigns After Accusing Texas Attorney General Ken Paxton Of CrimesDarren McCarty, the deputy attorney general over civil litigation, confirmed his resignation Monday but declined to comment further.
2nd Judge Rules Texas AG Ken Paxton's Securities Fraud Trial Should Be Held In Collin CountyA Harris County State District Judge ruled Friday, Oct. 23, Texas Attorney General Ken Paxton should be tried for felony securities fraud in his home county, Collin County.
Texas Attorney General Ken Paxton: $1.6 Billion Settlement Update Reached With Opioid ManufacturerGeneric opioid manufacturer Mallinckrodt (MNK), its subsidiaries and other affiliates have agreed to pay $1.6 billion into a trust as part of a settlement. Texas Attorney General Ken Paxton made the announcement regarding the global settlement framework on Monday, October 12 between MNK and state attorneys general and local subdivisions.
Texas AG Ken Paxton Appeals Federal Judge's Ruling On Limiting Mail Ballot Drop-Off Locations; Stay GrantedTexas Attorney General Ken Paxton filed an appeal on a judge's ruling that blocked the governor's order on limiting mail ballot drop-off locations.
Texas Attorney General Ken Paxton: 'I Will Continue To Seek Justice In Texas And Will Not Resign'Texas Attorney General Ken Paxton said Monday he won't step down after his top assistants accused him of violating the law.
After Calling Aides 'Rogue Employees', Texas AG Ken Paxton Hires Independent Prosecutor To Pursue Abuse Of Office Claims Against HimTexas continues to react after seven top deputies accused Attorney General Ken Paxton of bribery, abuse of office and other criminal offenses. Today Paxton is speaking out just as a Republican congressman calls for his resignation.
Cowboys Owner Jerry Jones, Texas Leaders Send Well Wishes To President Trump He Tests Positive For COVID-19Dallas Cowboys owner Jerry Jones and GOP lawmakers across Texas react and send thoughts and prayers to President Trump and First Lady Melania after both test positive for COVID-19.
County Commissioner, 3 Others In Texas Arrested For Alleged 'Vote Harvesting' Scheme In 2018The Gregg County commissioner and three others allegedly got young, able-bodied voters to cast ballots by mail by claiming the voters were disabled.
Drama Surrounding Texas AG Ken Paxton, City Of San Antonio And Barring Of Chick-Fil-A At Airport ContinuesThe back and forth between Texas Attorney General Ken Paxton and the City of San Antonio over the barring of a Chick-fil-A restaurant inside the San Antonio International Airport continues.
Texas Attorney General Ken Paxton Appeals Ballot Application Decision In Harris CountyTexas Attorney General Ken Paxton said Saturday that he's appealing a judge’s decision to allow the Harris County clerk to send mail-in ballot applications to all registered voters in the county.
Texas AG Ken Paxton Sues To Stop Harris County From Sending Out Mail-In Ballot ApplicationsThe fight over mail balloting in Texas grew Monday when the state sued to stop more than two million registered voters around Houston from receiving applications to submit their ballots by mail.
Texas AG Ken Paxton Sues Clinic For Alleged Fraudulent Coronavirus TestingAccording to the AG's office, Clinica Hispana claims its tests can diagnose an active infection, but the tests used by the clinic are not approved for such use.
Texas AG Ken Paxton Again Stressing That There Is No Statewide School Shutdown Order In PlaceOne day after sending a letter saying that health authorities can't issue 'blanket orders' closing schools because of the COVID-19 pandemic, on Wednesday Texas Attorney General Ken Paxton released a statement clarifying that there is no statewide shutdown order in effect.