KXAN-TV NBC Austin Interviews David Coale on Lawsuit Against Texas Governor over Early Voting Extension

A small group of Texas Republicans has filed a lawsuit against Texas Gov. Greg Abbott over his six-day extension of early voting for the November election, challenging the governor’s emergency powers. LPHS partner David Coale talked to KXAN-TV NBC in Austin about the constitutionality of the move. “As a challenge to emergency power generally, good luck,” said David Coale of Lynn […]

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Can Texas Voters Receive Mail-in Ballot Applications without Requests? Texas AG Says No

Texas Attorney General Ken Paxton is suing Harris County to stop more than two million registered voters from receiving mail-in ballot applications from the county clerk, claiming that the Harris County clerk doesn’t have the authority under Texas law unless a voter  requests the application first.    Lynn Pinker Hurst & Schwegmann partner and constitutional law expert David Coale explained the […]

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