- Texas attorney general faces ethics probe over gay marriage Updated: Feb-10-16 6:26 pm
AUSTIN, Texas - Already indicted on felony securities fraud charges, Texas Attorney General Ken Paxton will face an ethics investigation for advising local officials they could refuse to issue same-sex marriage licenses on religious grounds.
- Recent editorials from Texas newspapers Updated: Feb-09-16 1:05 pm
Corpus Christi Caller-Times. Feb. 7, 2016.
- Indicted Texas attorney general denied OK to use donors Updated: Feb-01-16 5:45 pm
AUSTIN, Texas - State ethics regulators denied Texas' attorney general their blessing Monday to let political donors pay his criminal defense, a surprise decision that could intensify pressure on the state's top prosecutor.
- Texas attorney general's criminal case lingering on appeal Updated: Jan-24-16 12:32 pm
AUSTIN, Texas - Texas Attorney General Ken Paxton is unlikely to know until spring whether an appeals court will throw out criminal charges that accuse the state's top prosecutor of defrauding wealthy investors.
- Texas attorney general to review 34 gun ban complaints Updated: Jan-21-16 5:08 pm
AUSTIN, Texas - The office of Attorney General Ken Paxton is set to determine if any of the 34 pending complaints regarding facilities in Texas that ban concealed handguns have merit.
- Mark Cuban defends daily fantasy sports industry Updated: Jan-20-16 7:07 pm
DALLAS - Dallas Mavericks owner Mark Cuban is defending the daily fantasy sports industry the Texas attorney general considers illegal.
- Texas latest state to call daily fantasy sports illegal Updated: Jan-19-16 4:15 pm
AUSTIN, Texas - The Texas attorney general sided Tuesday with the growing list of states that consider daily fantasy sports sites such as DraftKings and FanDuel illegal, stopping short of ordering the multibillion-dollar industry to pack up and leave.
- Texas local governments interpret gun bans for courthouses Updated: Jan-18-16 12:55 pm
AUSTIN, Texas - An argument has emerged over a Texas Attorney General Ken Paxton ruling that could limit the ability of local governments to ban guns in courtrooms and a law that legislators say was meant to prohibit guns inside courthouses.