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Texas Attorney General Ken Paxton Likely Headed to Criminal Trial

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MARJORIE KAMYS COTERA / TEXAS TRIBUNE
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Texas Attorney General Ken Paxton during a May 25, 2016, press conference.

Texas Attorney General Ken Paxton is now almost certain to stand trial on criminal fraud charges. That’s because the Texas Court of Criminal Appeals today refused Paxton’s last request to have the felony indictments dismissed.

KUT's Nathan Bernier learns more from Dallas Morning News reporter Lauren McGaughy.

Nathan Bernier is the transportation reporter at KUT. Got a tip? Email him at nbernier@kut.org. Follow him on Twitter @KUTnathan.
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