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Ken Paxton Impeachment

Who’s who in the Ken Paxton impeachment trial, from key participants to potential witnesses

The suspended attorney general has been ordered to appear in the Texas Senate chamber to answer to 16 allegations of misconduct that were approved by the House in May.

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The trial before the Texas Senate

Potential impeachment trial witnesses

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Headshot of Dan Patrick
Dan Patrick
Lieutenant governor
Headshot of Ken Paxton
Ken Paxton
Attorney general, suspended
Headshot of Andrew Murr
House impeachment managers
Headshot of Dick DeGuerin
Prosecution lawyer
Dick DeGuerin
Headshot of Rusty Hardin
Prosecution lawyer
Rusty Hardin
Headshot of Harriet O'Neill
Prosecution lawyer
Harriet O'Neill
Headshot of Erin Epley
Prosecution lawyer
Erin Epley
Headshot of Tony Buzbee
Defense lawyer
Tony Buzbee
Headshot of Dan Cogdell
Defense lawyer
Dan Cogdell
Headshot of Lana Myers
Legal counsel
Lana Myers
Former state appellate judge
Headshot of Angela Paxton
Not a juror
Angela Paxton
Headshot of Nate Paul
Possible witness
Nate Paul
Real estate investor
Headshot of David Maxwell
Possible witness
David Maxwell
Former director of law enforcement
Headshot of Blake Brickman
Possible witness
Blake Brickman
Former deputy attorney general
Headshot of Mark Penley
Possible witness
Mark Penley
Former deputy attorney general
Headshot of Ryan Vassar
Possible witness
Ryan Vassar
Former deputy attorney general
Headshot of Drew Wicker
Possible witness
Drew Wicker
Paxton’s former personal assistant
Headshot of Margaret Moore
Possible witness
Margaret Moore
Former Travis County district attorney
Headshot of Brandon Cammack
Possible witness
Brandon Cammack
Logo of Mitte Foundation
Affected party
Mitte Foundation
Charitable organization
Headshot of Jeff Mateer
Possible witness
Jeff Mateer
Former first assistant attorney general
Headshot of Michael Wynne
Possible witness
Michael Wynne
Headshot of Mindy Montford
Possible witness
Mindy Montford
Former first assistant to Travis County district attorney

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