Judge: Paxton criminal case should return to Collin County

Judge: Paxton criminal case should return to Collin County

The long-running criminal case against Texas Attorney General Ken Paxton should return to Collin County, where he was charged with securities law violations more than five years ago, a judge ruled Friday.Paxton’s case had been moved to Harris County in 2017 after appointed prosecutors argued that they could not get a fair trial in Collin County, which Paxton had represented during 12 years in the state House and Senate before becoming attorney general in 2015. […]
Source: Statesman