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Criminal case against Texas Attorney General Ken Paxton will return to his native Collin County, judge rules

Paxton, a Republican, was indicted in 2015 on felony securities fraud charges, but the case has yet to go to trial as side battles persist over the venue where he will be tried and the amount the special prosecutors will be paid.

Texas Attorney General Ken Paxton at a press conference in front of the U.S. Supreme Court in 2016.

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