PAC Ordered To Produce Docs On '02 Texas AG Race

Law360, Houston (January 17, 2014, 6:11 PM EST) -- The Texas Supreme Court refused Friday to stop a pair of former state attorney general candidates from looking into whether a political action committee that financed attack ads against them violated state election laws by coordinating with the campaign of eventual victor Greg Abbott.

The high court rejected a petition for mandamus filed by Law Enforcement Alliance of America Inc., in which the PAC argued that its First Amendment rights had been trampled by a trial court’s order demanding that it turn over to Abbott’s 2002...
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