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Ken Paxton Impeachment

Here are the top allegations that led to Texas Attorney General Ken Paxton’s impeachment

In 2020, deputies in the attorney general’s office met with FBI agents to accuse their boss of misconduct. Their accusations would form the backbone of articles of impeachment against one of the state’s most powerful officials.

Ken Paxton at the inauguration ceremony of Judge Michelle Slaughter at the state Capitol in Austin on Jan. 11, 2019.

Paxton hires an outside lawyer to investigate Paul’s claims

Release of law enforcement documents related to Paul

Paxton involved AG’s office in Mitte Foundation lawsuit

Paxton presses for legal opinion on foreclosure sales

What Paxton allegedly received in return

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