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Thursday, June 22, 2017 – Austin
AG Paxton: Today’s 5th Circuit Ruling Is a Victory for Religious Liberty
“I’m grateful that the 5th Circuit saw through this latest attempt by some to restrict religious freedom and impose their beliefs on others,” Attorney General Paxton said. “Mississippi’s law affirms what the U.S. Supreme Court professed in Obergefell: that religious men and women be “given proper protection’ to exercise their faith.”

Thursday, June 22, 2017 – Austin
AG Paxton Reaches $74K Agreement with San Antonio-Based Business
Texas Attorney General Ken Paxton today reached an agreement with Joseph Brandon Shirley and Randy Lee Gardner over allegations that their travel service operations violated the Texas Deceptive Trade Practices Act and other Texas statutes.

Wednesday, June 21, 2017 – Austin
AG Paxton Commends City of Kermit for Repealing its Unlawful Sales Tax on Plastic Bags
“I commend the Kermit City Council for its action to comply with state law,” Attorney General Paxton said. “Cities and municipalities in Texas are obligated to follow the rule of law, and the Legislature passed a law that clearly prohibits a sales tax on bags.”

Wednesday, June 21, 2017 – Austin
AG Paxton Reaches $36,000 Settlement with Online Contact Lens Provider
“This settlement will serve to help protect Texans who may be unaware that the improper use of contact lenses can cause potentially serious vision problems,” Attorney General Paxton said. “I appreciate THEG, Inc.’s agreement to cease selling contact lenses without proper prescriptions. My office will always protect the health and safety of all Texans.”

Tuesday, June 20, 2017 – Austin
AG Paxton Calls on California Insurance Commissioner to Stop Threats to Insurance Companies or Risk Legal Action
“The threats made by the California Insurance Commissioner will hurt families, businesses and insurance carriers across the nation,” Attorney General Paxton said. “These requirements are misguided, unrelated to insurance regulation, and are clearly politically driven. We will not stand by while negligent, politically motivated requirements harm the livelihood of thousands of U.S. citizens.”

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