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Texas 2022 Elections

Civil rights attorney Lee Merritt takes heat for lack of Texas law license in his bid for attorney general

Merritt is licensed in Pennsylvania. The state constitution doesn’t require the attorney general to be a licensed lawyer, but Merritt’s opponent has criticized his legal record.

Civil rights attorney Lee Merritt announces his campaign for Attorney General at a press conference held at the Texas Capitol on July 13, 2021.

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