UPDATE: Judge Pat Priest has just denied Tom DeLay's request for a change of venue. The former congressman will be tried in Travis County, though he may still raise the issue again during the process of jury selection. The trial date has tentatively been set for Oct. 26.
Previous post on the court proceedings:
Tom DeLay isn't popular in Travis County, and he knows it. That's why he wants his trial moved to another jurisdiction.
As the former majority leader of the U.S. House sat through the second day of hearings in Travis County criminal court ...