Attor­ney Gen­er­al Ken Pax­ton Sues Huff­man ISD and Ale­do ISD for Ille­gal Electioneering

Texas Attorney General Ken Paxton has sued Huffman Independent School District (“ISD”) and Aledo ISD for using state resources to influence political races through illegal electioneering.

March 01, 2024 | Press Release

Attor­ney Gen­er­al Ken Pax­ton Secures Injunc­tion Against Castle­ber­ry ISD for Ille­gal Electioneering

Texas Attorney General Ken Paxton has secured an agreed injunction with Castleberry Independent School District (“ISD”) after suing the district for illegal electioneering.

February 29, 2024 | Press Release

Attor­ney Gen­er­al Ken Pax­ton Secures Restrain­ing Order Against Frisco ISD to Stop Ille­gal Electioneering

Texas Attorney General Ken Paxton successfully obtained a temporary restraining order in a lawsuit against Frisco Independent School District (“ISD”).

February 29, 2024 | Press Release

Attor­ney Gen­er­al Ken Pax­ton Will Con­tin­ue to Defend Texas Bor­der Secu­ri­ty Law After Court Blocks It From Tak­ing Effect

Texas Attorney General Ken Paxton has immediately appealed a ruling against SB 4 by which a federal court blocked the border security measure from taking effect on March 5.

February 29, 2024 | Press Release

Attor­ney Gen­er­al Ken Pax­ton Sues Frisco ISD for Ille­gal Electioneering

Texas Attorney General Ken Paxton has sued Frisco Independent School District (“FISD”) for illegal electioneering by using taxpayer-funded resources to urge people to vote in favor of a certain policy.

February 28, 2024 | Press Release

Attor­ney Gen­er­al Ken Pax­ton Wins Case Chal­leng­ing $1.7 Tril­lion Fed­er­al Fund­ing Bill Passed Uncon­sti­tu­tion­al­ly With Less Than Half of U.S. Con­gress Phys­i­cal­ly Present

Texas Attorney General Ken Paxton secured a major victory in defense of the United States Constitution, with a court ruling that the $1.7 trillion omnibus spending package was unlawfully passed by the U.S. House of Representatives in 2022 without a quorum physically present as constitutionally required.

February 27, 2024 | Press Release

Attor­ney Gen­er­al Ken Pax­ton Sues Major Pornog­ra­phy Dis­trib­u­tor for Vio­lat­ing Texas Age Ver­i­fi­ca­tion Laws

Texas Attorney General Ken Paxton has filed a lawsuit against Aylo Global Entertainment, a major pornography distribution company, for violating HB 1181, a Texas law that requires reasonable age verification measures to protect minors from being exposed to obscene materials.

February 26, 2024 | Press Release

Attor­ney Gen­er­al Ken Pax­ton Defends Texas Law Pro­hibit­ing Big Tech Cen­sor­ship at SCOTUS

Texas Attorney General Ken Paxton will defend HB 20, a Texas law that prevents major social media platforms from engaging in viewpoint discrimination and censorship, at the Supreme Court of the United States (“SCOTUS”) on February 26.

February 25, 2024 | Press Release