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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..."

Oct. 29, 2010 News Feature by Jordan Smith

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
"...in 2006, announced yesterday that she will run for Texas Attorney General, the job held by Greg Abbott since..."

May 15, 2009 News Post by Jordan Smith

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

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

Jan. 8, 2009 News Post by Lee Nichols

UPDATED: Travis County Allows First Texas Gay Marriage
Travis County clerk issues marriage license to gay couple this morning
"...UPDATED: Conservative Attorney General Ken Paxton swiftly filed and was granted a..."

Feb. 19, 2015 News Post by Mary Tuma

In Pre-emptive Attack, Texas Files Suit Against Austin Over "Sanctuary Cities"
Paxton asks federal court to find anti-immigrant law constitutional
"...that would punish so-called “sanctuary cities,” the state of Texas has stoked a legal battle against Travis County and..."

May 8, 2017 News Post by Mary Tuma

Task Force to Abbott: Don't Mess With Texas
Minority and voter representation advocates deplore AG's stalling
"...and the NAACP have a very simple message for Attorney General Greg Abbott: Quit trying to delay the 2012..."

Nov. 30, 2011 News Post by Richard Whittaker

Texas Secretary of State Defends Voter Purge Fiasco
Whitley ducks blame during contentious confirmation hearing
"...the “voter fraud” fiasco he unleashed across the state, Texas Secretary of State David Whitley doubled down on his..."

Feb. 8, 2019 News Post by Mary Tuma

Texas Supreme Court Considers Same-Sex Divorce
Should Austin couple married out of state be granted divorce here?
"...In order for a Texas to grant a divorce, must the state actually recognize..."

Nov. 5, 2013 News Post by Jordan Smith

State Can Ban Planned Parenthood from New Texas Women's Health Program – For Now
Injunction hearing scheduled for January
"...a temporary restraining order, thus clearing the way for Texas to ban Planned Parenthood from its new Texas Women's..."

Dec. 31, 2012 News Post by Jordan Smith

D.C. Court Tosses Texas Voting Maps
Court tosses out key redistricting maps
"...Court for the District of Columbia today tossed out Texas' redistricting maps, ruling that the state failed to show..."

Aug. 28, 2012 News Post by Jordan Smith

Texas AG Faces Ethics Complaint
Maxey attacks Paxton over marriage equality opinion
"...As if Attorney General Ken Paxton didn't have enough troubles with a..."

July 3, 2015 News Post by Richard Whittaker

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
"...District Judge Barbara Walther says that evidence collected by Texas Child Protective Services proves that Teresa Jeffs, daughter of..."

July 21, 2008 News Post by Jordan Smith

Austin Resident Named in Texas Voter Purge Debacle, Files Suit
"They basically accused me of committing fraud"
"...When Austin resident Julieta Garibay learned Texas Secretary of State David Whitley had released an advisory..."

Feb. 5, 2019 News Post by Mary Tuma

Texas Lawmakers Continue Anti-Abortion Witch Hunt
State Affairs hearing takes on fetal tissue research
"...Texas lawmakers continued their anti-abortion witch hunt on Thursday morning..."

April 28, 2016 News Post by Mary Tuma

APD Among Texas Police Agencies With Poor Eyewitness ID Procedures
The Justice Project says Texas police agencies are way behind in implementing best practices that can decrease the incidence of mistaken identification.
"...The group contacted more than 1,000 police departments across Texas requesting policies and procedures for photo and live lineup..."

Nov. 19, 2008 News Post by Jordan Smith

Texas Judge Blocks New Federal Overtime Rules
Rule won't go into effect Dec. 1 thanks to Paxton, 20-state coalition
"...rights today, U.S. District Judge Amos Mazzant of Sherman, Texas, temporarily struck down a new federal overtime rule that..."

Nov. 22, 2016 News Post by Mary Tuma

Funeralgate Hits Texas
What Did Bush Know?
"...a lobbyist who helped pass a bill through the Texas Legislature overhauling the TFSC and ousting board chair McNeil...."

July 9, 1999 News Feature by Robert Bryce

SB 4: Texas Cities Get Their Day in Court
Advocates are optimistic following judge's critical line of questioning
"...Hundreds traveled across Texas to gather outside San Antonio's federal courthouse in support..."

June 30, 2017 News Feature by Mary Tuma

The GOP's Trial Attorney
Conservatives backing attorney general's anti-health care bill suit
"...Bad day for the Republican Party of Texas: They're having to shift into high dudgeon over the..."

March 24, 2010 News Post by Richard Whittaker

Texas to World: Drop Dead!
The world court sides with Mexican nationals on death row
"...There are 16 Mexican nationals on Texas death row in Livingston. A March 31 ruling by..."

April 16, 2004 News Feature by Rita Radostitz

How Texas Youth Commission Fell
The scandal engulfing the Texas Youth Commission has claimed some scalps, but will the Legislature demand more?
"...Texas Youth Commission (a happy, skippy euphemism for the juvie..."

March 1, 2007 News Post by Richard Whittaker

“People’s Lawsuit” Challenges Texas Abortion Restrictions
Ambitious effort to reverse anti-choice laws gets a day in court
"...Imagine if nearly all of Texas' onerous and most restrictive abortion laws over the past..."

Jan. 11, 2019 News Feature by Mary Tuma

John Kerry to Kick Off Texas Tribune Festival
Other speakers include Nancy Pelosi, Beto O'Rourke, Jeff Flake
"...pull America back from the brink of madness? September’s Texas Tribune Festival provides an excellent opportunity to do just..."

Aug. 1, 2018 News Post by Kimberley Jones

R.I.P. Mark White, Former Texas Governor
Last surviving Democratic governor dead at 77
"...Mark White, the last surviving Democratic governor of Texas, died on Aug. 5 at the age of 77...."

Aug. 11, 2017 News Feature by Richard Whittaker

Texas Republicans, Defiant as Always
Why the GOP isn't listening to you: They don't have to
"...or on the Supreme Court of the United States, Texas Republican leaders are defiantly deaf to you...."

July 5, 2015 News Post by Richard Whittaker

Judge Blocks Texas From Kicking Planned Parenthood Out of Medicaid
State determined to have provided "no evidence" of wrongdoing
"...Austin-based U.S. Federal District Judge Sam Sparks blocked Texas health officials from kicking Planned Parenthood out of Medicaid..."

Feb. 21, 2017 News Post by Mary Tuma

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

EPA Flexes Federal Muscle on Texas Air
Gov. Perry's huffin' and puffin' in defense of dirty air
"...took decisive action to clean up air pollution in Texas by invalidating all 122 "flexible" air-quality permits issued by..."

July 9, 2010 News Feature by Katherine Gregor

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