FOIA Number: TX-AG-22-0555

American Oversight Seeks Default Judgment in Lawsuit for Texas Attorney General’s Emails and Texts

August 11, 2022
Texas Attorney General Ken Paxton failed to answer American Oversight’s lawsuit seeking records from Jan. 6 and the aftermath of the Uvalde mass shooting.

American Oversight Sues Offices of Texas Governor and AG for Communications with Gun Lobby, Messages Sent from Personal Accounts

June 30, 2022
American Oversight filed suit in Texas over several open requests for public records sent to Gov. Abbott and Attorney General Paxton, including requests for communications with pro-gun activists in the days following the Uvalde school shooting.

Complaint and Court Filings: American Oversight v. Texas Gov. Abbott and Attorney General Paxton – Records of Communications

June 30, 2022
American Oversight's lawsuit against Texas Gov. Greg Abbott and Texas Attorney General Ken Paxton seeking the release of records of certain communications, including official messages sent using personal accounts or devices.

No Records Response from the Texas Attorney General Regarding Communications with the NRA

June 21, 2022
The Texas Office of the Attorney General stated that it had no records responsive to American Oversight’s request for communications with the National Rifle Association and other pro-gun advocacy groups.

Records Request to the Texas Attorney General Seeking Communications with the NRA

June 6, 2022
Records request to the Texas Office of the Attorney General seeking communications with the National Rifle Association and other pro-gun advocacy groups.