Texas Principals Face Criminal Charges for Using School Emails to Influence Elections

Denton, Texas – Two principals in the Denton Independent School District are facing criminal charges after allegedly violating state election laws. Lindsey Lujan, principal of Alexander Elementary School, and Jesus Lujan, principal of Borman Elementary, have been accused of using their school email accounts to urge staff to vote for candidates who oppose school choice. According to court documents, the two administrators sent emails in February encouraging staff to support candidates in the March Republican primary election who oppose Governor Greg Abbott’s school voucher plan. The emails were leaked and prompted Texas Republican Attorney General … Read more

Denton ISD Principals Face Criminal Charges for Electioneering Scheme: Texas AG Files Lawsuit

DENTON, Texas – Two administrators in the Denton Independent School District (ISD) are facing criminal charges for allegedly engaging in an electioneering scheme using their school emails. Jesus and Lindsay Lujan, who are husband and wife and serve as principals at different elementary schools in Denton, have been accused of emailing other staff members in February with the intention of influencing the March Republican primary election. In their emails, they urged recipients to vote for candidates who oppose Governor Greg Abbott’s school voucher plan. The Texas Attorney General, Ken Paxton, filed a lawsuit against Denton … Read more

Live Updates: Chad Daybell Jury Selection Reaches Day 3 as Potential Jurors Face Tough Questions

BOISE, Idaho — Jury selection for the trial of Chad Daybell is underway in Boise, Idaho. The proceedings entered their third day as potential jurors were questioned in the courtroom. Daybell is facing charges of first-degree murder and conspiracy to commit murder, among others, in the highly publicized case. The trial is expected to last 8-10 weeks and has garnered significant attention. The judge informed the potential jurors that Daybell does not need to prove his innocence, but rather the state must prove his guilt beyond a reasonable doubt. Throughout the day, the judge and … Read more

Georgia’s Voting Laws Face Renewed Controversy Ahead of Potential Trump-Biden Rematch

Atlanta, Georgia has become a battleground for heated debates over election laws in recent years. Since Democrat Stacey Abrams’ narrow loss to Republican Brian Kemp in the 2018 governor’s race, tensions have been high. The issue gained national attention in 2021 when Republicans, pressured by activists who believed in Donald Trump’s false claims of widespread election fraud, swiftly implemented a new law imposing stricter voting restrictions. With a likely rematch between Trump and President Joe Biden on the horizon, Georgia is once again tinkering with its state election laws. Just last week, Republican lawmakers passed … Read more