THE ATTORNEY GENERAL OF TEXAS
Ken Paxton

Releases

Contact the Press Office at (512) 463-2050.

Anyone can subscribe to E-NewsList to receive the news releases automatically by email.


Friday, June 26, 2015 – Austin, Texas
Attorney General Ken Paxton: Following High Court’s Flawed Ruling, Next Fight is Religious Liberty
“Today’s ruling by five Justices of the U.S. Supreme Court marks a radical departure from countless generations of societal law and tradition. The impact of this opinion on our society and the familial fabric of our nation will be profound. Far from a victory for anyone, this is instead a dilution of marriage as a societal institution."

Saturday, June 13, 2015 – Austin, Texas
Attorney General Paxton Statement on Dallas Police Department Attack
"The attack on the Dallas Police Department and its officers is a dangerous reminder of the unpredictable threats our men and women in law enforcement face every day. Led by Chief David Brown, the department’s response has been professional, working to end this situation as quickly, and as safely, as possible."

Friday, June 12, 2015 – Victoria, Texas
Victoria County Sheriff’s Office and The Texas Attorney General’s Office Conduct Child Support Roundup
Victoria County Sheriff’s Office has arrested 15 Victoria County parents who violated a total of 20 court orders requiring them to pay child support. This week’s sweep was conducted in conjunction with the Texas Attorney General’s Child Support Division. The effort focused on parents who were the subjects of arrest warrants because of their failure to pay child support.

Thursday, June 11, 2015 – Austin, Texas
Attorney General Paxton Applauds Pastor Protection Bill; Calls for Protection for All People of Faith in Texas
Attorney General Ken Paxton today participated in the bill signing for Senate Bill 2065, commonly referred to as the Pastor Protection Bill. The law shields pastors and churches from lawsuits regarding their refusal to perform or host a marriage ceremony that violates their sincerely held religious beliefs. The bill passed thanks to the heroic efforts of Senator Craig Estes and Representative Scott Sanford, himself a pastor. Attorney General Paxton issued the following statement:

Thursday, May 28, 2015 – Austin, Texas
Attorney General Paxton Announces $6 Million Settlement with Credit Reporting Agencies
Texas Attorney General Ken Paxton today announced a major settlement with three national credit reporting agencies Equifax Information Services LLC, Experian Information Solutions Inc., and TransUnion LLC that will increase the accuracy of consumer credit reports. The settlement, approved today by a Travis County District Court, was part of a 31 state effort in which the credit reporting agencies also agreed to pay the participating states $6 million and make a number of changes to their business practices to benefit consumers.

‹ First  < 125 126 127 128 129 >  Last ›

Get Updates

Sign up here and get the latest news and updates from the Texas Attorney General sent directly to your inbox.


Get Updates

Sign up here and get the latest news and updates from the Texas Attorney General sent directly to your inbox.