Highest Court in Texas Rules AG has No Unilateral Prosecutory Power for Election Fraud

The Republican majority Court of Criminal Appeals (CCA) in Texas issued a stunning decision in December that strikes down Chapter 273 of the election code in a 1951 statute. Section 273.021 allows the state’s Attorney General to unilaterally prosecute election cases. The powerful Court disagrees. Attorney General Ken Paxton has asked for a motion to … Continue reading Highest Court in Texas Rules AG has No Unilateral Prosecutory Power for Election Fraud