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Ken Paxton Impeachment

Can Ken Paxton be forced to testify at his impeachment trial?

Lawyers for the suspended attorney general argue that compelled testimony would violate Paxton’s rights, but House impeachment managers disagree. The issue may be settled shortly after his trial begins.

Texas Attorney General Ken Paxton speaks to his supporters after being sworn into office on January 10, 2023.  At left are state Sen. Angela Paxton and Gov. Greg Abbott.

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