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Stories with person: Greg Abbott
  • Indicted Texas attorney general denied OK to use donors story has photos
    Updated: Feb-01-16 5:45 pm

    AUSTIN, Texas - State ethics regulators denied Texas' attorney general their blessing Monday to let political donors pay his criminal defense, a surprise decision that could intensify pressure on the state's top prosecutor.

  • Lawyers challenge Texas law on harboring immigrants 
    Updated: Jan-25-16 7:51 pm

    SAN ANTONIO - Immigrant rights attorneys filed a federal lawsuit Monday challenging part of a Texas border security bill they say could allow state authorities to target shelters and landlords for harboring immigrants who are in the country illegally.

  • Texas latest state to call daily fantasy sports illegal 
    Updated: Jan-19-16 4:15 pm

    AUSTIN, Texas - The Texas attorney general sided Tuesday with the growing list of states that consider daily fantasy sports sites such as DraftKings and FanDuel illegal, stopping short of ordering the multibillion-dollar industry to pack up and leave.

  • Report: Texas lottery officials pursued fantasy sports game 
    Updated: Jan-15-16 9:46 pm

    DALLAS - Records show that for months, the Texas Lottery Commission aggressively pursued efforts to get the Texas lottery involved in the multibillion-dollar fantasy sports business, The Dallas Morning News reported Friday.