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Republican Texas AG Ken Paxton is acquitted of corruption charges at historic impeachment trial

Sep. 16, 2023 18:56 PM EDT

AUSTIN, Texas (AP) — Republican Texas Attorney General Ken Paxton was fully acquitted Saturday of corruption charges in a historic impeachment trial, a resounding verdict that reaffirms the power of the GOP's hard right and puts an indicted incumbent who remains under FBI investigation back into...

The Texas Senate is deliberating at Republican Attorney General Ken Paxton’s impeachment trial

Sep. 15, 2023 21:32 PM EDT

AUSTIN, Texas (AP) — The impeachment trial of Texas Attorney General Ken Paxton moved Friday into the hands of a Senate jury that was deciding whether the embattled Republican should be removed from office over corruption allegations that have shadowed him for years. The jury of...