Prosecutors Say Texas AG Crusaded To Taint Jury Pool

Law360, Dallas (February 9, 2017, 3:19 PM EST) -- Prosecutors in the felony securities fraud case against Texas Attorney General Ken Paxton on Thursday accused him of orchestrating a two-year crusade to taint the jury pool in his home county, in a motion to change venue before the upcoming trial.

Paxton is accused of lying to a group of investors to whom he allegedly promoted stock in Servergy Inc. — during a time when he was a state representative from Collin County, Texas, and had not yet been elected AG. After appeals courts rejected his attempts...
To view the full article, register now.

Law360 UK

UK Financial Services

Read Our Latest UK Legal News & Analysis

Financial Services Law360 UK and Insurance Law360 UK provide breaking news and in-depth analysis on U.K. and European Union regulation, enforcement, legislation, and litigation involving banks, investment firms, insurers, and more.