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25 News team recaps Paxton impeachment trial day one

Ken Paxton
Posted at 10:51 AM, Sep 05, 2023

25 News has evening anchor Todd Unger, reporter Dominique Leh and photographer JT Roome on hand for the impeachment trial of suspended Texas Attorney General Ken Paxton.

As of 5 p.m., proceedings wrapped up for the day after opening statements, a series of pretrial motions and even some pivotal witness testimony from the AG's office former "number two" prosecutor.

There weren't any widespread demonstrations or protests, but some Paxton fans did gather in the public viewing gallery. Public tickets were first come first serve, as was media viewing.

25 News also talked to Texans supportive of the proceedings, one woman saying it was "long overdue" Paxton was forced from office after years of allegations of wrongdoing.

Watch the clip above for a full recap.

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