CON­SUMER ALERT: AG Pax­ton Advis­es Tex­ans on Char­i­ta­ble Giv­ing in the Wake of Uvalde Tragedy; Warns Against Poten­tial Fraudsters

Attorney General Ken Paxton is warning Texans to be aware of scammers amid the Uvalde tragedy. 

May 27, 2022 | Press Release

AG Pax­ton Sets Up Crime Vic­tim Ser­vices Loca­tion in Uvalde for Vic­tims of Robb Ele­men­tary Shooting

Texas Attorney General Ken Paxton is asking the entire state to keep the families and loved ones of those who lost their lives in the senseless shooting at Robb Elementary School in Uvalde, TX in your prayers.

May 25, 2022 | Press Release

AG Pax­ton Announces $19 Mil­lion Mul­ti­state Set­tle­ment with Ford Motor Company

Attorney General Ken Paxton announced a $19.2 million multistate settlement with Ford Motor Company, with Texas receiving a $1.7 million share of that amount.

May 24, 2022 | Press Release

Pax­ton Asks Court to Imme­di­ate­ly Halt Imple­men­ta­tion of Biden’s New Open-Bor­ders Asy­lum’ Rule

Texas Attorney General Ken Paxton filed a motion for preliminary injunction today to stop the implementation of the Department of Homeland Security’s new Rule unlawfully altering asylum and parole procedures at the border.

May 23, 2022 | Press Release

AG Pax­ton Amends Google Law­suit to Include Incog­ni­to Mode” as Anoth­er Decep­tive Trade Prac­tices Act Violation

Attorney General Paxton filed an amended petition that adds Google’s Incognito mode to his previous geolocation-related lawsuit against the Big Tech giant.

May 19, 2022 | Press Release

AG Pax­ton Announces Over $620 Mil­lion Col­lect­ed by Bank­rupt­cy and Col­lec­tions Divi­sion Dur­ing His Tenure

Attorney General Paxton is pleased to announce that the Bankruptcy and Collections Division of the Office of the Texas Attorney General has collected a total of $51,573,667 for fiscal year 2022, outstripping its $50 million goal for that time period.

May 17, 2022 | Press Release

AG Pax­ton Oppos­es Revi­sions to Mod­el Penal Code That Would Pro­tect Sex Predators

Attorney General Ken Paxton joined Mississippi in sending a multistate letter to the American Law Institute (ALI) opposing changes to the Model Penal Code (MPC).

May 17, 2022 | Noteworthy

Paxton’s Law Enforce­ment Round Up

The law enforcement round up highlights important arrests made with the assistance of the Child Exploitation, Human Trafficking, and Fugitive Apprehension units in April.

May 12, 2022 | Press Release

AG Pax­ton Joins Coali­tion to Pro­tect Children’s Health Against the Pre­da­tions of the Gen­der-Ide­o­log­i­cal Left

Texas Attorney General Ken Paxton joined a multistate amicus brief in support of Alabama’s Vulnerable Child Protection Act, which prohibits the use of puberty blockers, cross-sex hormones, and surgery to cosmetically alter children and adolescents in order to facilitate their “gender transition.”

May 11, 2022 | Press Release

AG Pax­ton Inves­ti­gates Texas Bar Foun­da­tion for Facil­i­tat­ing Mass Influx of Ille­gal Aliens

Texas Attorney General Ken Paxton has opened an investigation into the Texas Bar Foundation for its possibly aiding and abetting the mass influx of illegal aliens.

May 06, 2022 | Press Release