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Texas Attorney General Asks State Supreme Court to Stop Expansion of Voting by Mail
After his threats fail, Ken Paxton heads to court
"...by the failure of his threats of prosecution, Texas Attorney General Ken Paxton asked the state Supreme Court Wednesday..."

May 14, 2020 News Post by Michael King

Attorney General: Abbott Amps Up Conservative Credentials
Radnofsky points to attorney general's flip-flop on immigration
"...The Texas attorney general is the state's top law enforcer, the lawyer..."

Oct. 29, 2010 News Feature by Jordan Smith

Attorney General Still Refuses to Let Rosa Jimenez Go
Retrial in 1995 case on hold while Ken Paxton appeals
"...Travis County District Attorney Margaret Moore has decided she is willing to retry..."

May 15, 2020 News Feature by Brant Bingamon

Attorney General
Don't be a potential felon
"...Sadly, one of the central qualifications of Attorney General Ken Paxton's challenger should be whether he or..."

Feb. 9, 2018 News Feature by Mary Tuma

Attorney General Avoids Day in Court
Securities investigation dropped in Travis, may go to Dallas
"...Attorney General Ken Paxton is one step closer to avoiding..."

Jan. 30, 2015 News Post by Richard Whittaker

Radnofsky to Run for Attorney General
Dem hopeful throws her hat in the ring to replace AG Greg Abbott
"...2006, announced yesterday that she will run for Texas Attorney General, the job held by Greg Abbott since 2002...."

May 15, 2009 News Post by Jordan Smith

Attorney General Ken Paxton Gets Yet Another Legal Pass
The latest twist in the years-long saga over Paxton’s securities fraud charge
"...The prospect of criminally indicted Texas Attorney General Ken Paxton actually facing consequences for his alleged..."

June 28, 2019 News Feature by Mary Tuma

McCaul for Attorney General?
'Quorum Report' says he's thinking about it
"...Congressman Michael McCaul is considering a run for Texas attorney general in 2010, an opening made possible by the..."

Jan. 8, 2009 News Post by Lee Nichols

Attorney General, or Witchfinder General?
Can’t get a straight answer from Attorney General Michael Mukasey as to whether waterboarding is torture or not? Just ask the UT History faculty!
"...be hosting an entire lecture series open to the general public starting in the fall semester, said professor Joan..."

Feb. 4, 2008 News Post by Matt Martinez

Lawmakers Ask District Attorney to Free Rosa Jimenez
Texas Attorney General's Office urges she remain incarcerated despite poor health
"...state representatives sent a letter to Travis County District Attorney Margaret Moore appealing to her sense of "justice and..."

Feb. 7, 2020 News Feature by Brant Bingamon

Delia Garza "Seriously Considering" Run for County Attorney
Supporters launch "Progressive Justice Now" draft campaign
"...Pro Tem Delia Garza to run for Travis County Attorney. So much so, in fact, that Garza’s Council colleague..."

July 18, 2019 News Post by Austin Sanders

How Much Reform Is Enough in the Travis County District Attorney Race?
Incumbent D.A. Margaret Moore faces challengers from the left
"...In a normal political year, incumbent Travis County District Attorney Margaret Moore would be able to run on her..."

Aug. 23, 2019 News Feature by Michael King

Mike Denton Jumps Into County Attorney Race
As expected, just-retired judge announces campaign for Dem nomination
"...Mike Denton formally announced his candidacy for Travis County Attorney. Denton hopes to succeed longtime incumbent David Escamilla, who..."

Sept. 27, 2019 News Feature by Michael King

Assistant County Attorney Joins Race to Fill David Escamilla's Post
Laurie Eiserloh is the second candidate to officially enter hunt for Travis County Attorney
"...for the Democratic nomination to succeed retiring Travis County Attorney David Escamilla. Tuesday afternoon, before about 50 people packed..."

Sept. 13, 2019 News Feature by Michael King

The GOP's Trial Attorney
Conservatives backing attorney general's anti-health care bill suit
"...To that end, Attorney General Greg Abbott is part of a suit filed..."

March 24, 2010 News Post by Richard Whittaker

November 3 General Election Endorsements (Condensed)
All our endorsements collected on one easy-to-print page
"...all our Editorial Board endorsements in the November 2020 General Election; this condensed version is for Austin voters looking..."

Oct. 1, 2020 News Post by The Chronicle Editorial Board

City Attorney Report on Knee Calls for Changes at APD
City criticizes APD management, but Knee's fate unclear
"...On Feb. 10, City Attorney David Smith added his observations to the simmering controversy..."

Feb. 18, 2005 News Feature by Jordan Smith

FLDS Bride Says Attorney Should Shut Up
Daughter of polygamist prophet Warren Jeffs tells her attorney to "shut your mouth" and stop talking crap about her "spiritual" marriage
"...Jeffs' attempt to have the court replace her appointed attorney ad litem, Natalie Malonis, whom Jeffs has accused of..."

July 21, 2008 News Post by Jordan Smith

Bexar County District Attorney Susan Reed Is Afraid of Needles
Bexar D.A. scuttles life-saving needle-exchange program
"...Bexar Co. District Attorney Susan Reed cares about you. Really, she does. So..."

Oct. 9, 2007 News Post by Jordan Smith

Advocates Push District Attorney to “No Call” Biased Cops
Criminal justice groups ask Moore to box out untrustworthy officers
"...local criminal justice reform groups asked Travis County District Attorney Margaret Moore to implement a “No Call" policy for..."

Dec. 4, 2019 News Post by Michael King

If an Attorney Is So Certain That Discussion Is Moot, Why Have Courts?
"...Dear Sir, I am an attorney. I have worked on Texas ethics laws for the..."

March 16, 2004 Postmarks

Carter Shooting: Attorney Challenges Official Story
Family attorney challenges official version of Carter shooting
"...Attorney Adam Loewy, representing Carter's family in a federal civil..."

Jan. 25, 2013 News Feature by Jordan Smith

Austin’s Sexual Assault Controversies Roil the District Attorney’s Race
Margaret Moore's controversial handling of rape cases brings opponents to the race
"...into electoral politics to run against Travis County District Attorney Margaret Moore, she says, to stand up for rape..."

Feb. 7, 2020 News Feature by Sarah Marloff

Chronicle Endorsements for the November General Election
Our picks for the local, state, and national races you'll see on your ballot
"...We're bringing you our recommendations earlier than in the..."

Oct. 2, 2020 News Feature by The Chronicle Editorial Board

Defense Appeal Targets Attorney Minton in WilCo Homicide
Brandon Threet's appeal attorney says Roy Minton dropped the ball
"...Papers filed in Williamson County accuse celebrated Austin attorney Roy Minton of bungling the much-publicized case of a..."

Feb. 27, 2009 News Feature by Kevin Brass

District Attorney: Moore Takes All
Late-filing challenger bests Cobb
"...have spoken to what they want in a district attorney," he said...."

March 4, 2016 News Feature by Chase Hoffberger

November 2020 General Election Results
"...Michael Lovins (R) 171,294 30.4% District Attorney..."

Nov. 6, 2020 News Feature

Travis County Early Voting Results for the November 2020 General Election
From the top of the ticket to city and county races
"...District Attorney Martin Harry (R): 150,354 (29.02%) José Garza (D): 367,784..."

Nov. 3, 2020 News Post

District Attorney Ronnie Earle Endorses Dan Grant
Travis District Attorney takes sides in CD 10 race
"...prove to politicians, big money, and the system in general: • that voters are smarter than 30-second TV ads,..."

Feb. 29, 2008 News Post by Lee Nichols

The Other Perry
Democrat Radnofksy demands AG Abbott returns builder cash
"...there has not been much ink spilled over Republican Attorney General Greg Abbott and his Democratic challenger Barbara Ann..."

March 3, 2010 News Post by Richard Whittaker

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