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2024 Texas Elections

Three court of criminal appeal judges up for reelection targeted by Ken Paxton’s political revenge machine

Paxton promised to go after the Republican judges over their 2021 ruling that struck down the attorney general’s ability to unilaterally prosecute voter fraud.

From left: Texas Court of Criminal Appeals Judge Michelle Slaughter, Judge Barbara Hervey and Presiding Judge Sharon Keller.

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Courts Criminal justice Politics 2024 elections Barbara Parker Hervey Ken Paxton Michelle Slaughter Sharon Keller