Shelton Requests Criminal Investigation of Davis, NTTA

This story has been updated with comment from state Sen. Wendy Davis' campaign.

State Rep. Mark Shelton, R-Fort Worth, on Wednesday called for a criminal investigation into his election opponent, state Sen. Wendy Davis, D-Fort Worth, and the North Texas Tollway Authority that contracts with Davis’ law firm.

Shelton sent a letter to Gregg Cox, head of the public integrity unit of the Travis County district attorney's office, requesting an “investigation into possible criminal activity by Texas State Senator Wendy Davis and the North Texas Tollway Authority.”

Newby Davis, the law firm Davis launched in 2010 with Brian Newby ...

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