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Texas bar seeks to punish AG Ken Paxton for election lawsuit

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The bar asked a court to discipline Paxton for bringing a legal challenge that sought to invalidate President Joe Biden's wins in four swing states. Paxton, a two-term Republican, has already called the bar's actions against him a politically motivated witch-hunt. He publicly disclosed the bar’s looming suit in a tweet on May 6, saying he stands by his work.
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Texas bar seeks to punish AG Ken Paxton for election lawsuit

The State Bar of Texas sued Wednesday to punish state Attorney General Ken Paxton for his failed efforts to overturn the 2020 presidential election based on bogus claims of fraud, raising a new legal danger for the Republican the day after he secured his party's nomination for a third term.

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CBS News

Texas bar seeks to punish state Attorney General Ken Paxton for election lawsuit

The state bar is suing Paxton over his petition to the Supreme Court to block Joe Biden's victory in the 2020 election.

1 month ago·New York, United States
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The Hill

Texas bar seeks to punish AG Ken Paxton for election lawsuit

DALLAS (AP) — The State Bar of Texas sued Wednesday to punish state Attorney General Ken Paxton for his failed efforts to overturn the 2020 presidential election based on bogus claims of fraud, rai…

1 month ago·Washington, United States
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Texas bar sues AG Ken Paxton over efforts to overturn 2020 presidential election

The State Bar of Texas alleges Paxton “misrepresented” facts to the Supreme Court in a Trump-backed suit seeking to overturn President Joe Biden’s victory in 2020.

1 month ago·United States
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Houston Chronicle

Texas State Bar sues AG Paxton for ‘dishonest’ challenge of 2020 election results

The suit, filed in district court in Paxton’s hometown of Collin County, contains...

1 month ago·Houston, United States
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Texas state bar files professional misconduct lawsuit against Ken Paxton for attempt to overturn 2020 presidential elections

"Texas state bar files professional misconduct lawsuit against Ken Paxton for attempt to overturn 2020 presidential elections" was first published by The Texas Tribune, a nonprofit, nonpartisan media organization that informs Texans — and engages with them — about public policy, politics, government and statewide issues. Sign up for The Brief, our daily newsletter that keeps readers up to speed on the most essential Texas news. A disciplinary c…

1 month ago·Washington, United States
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