AG Paxton: Governor’s Order Halting Unnecessary Medical Procedures, Including Abortion, Must be Enforced March 31, 2020 - 14:59 Posted in: COVID-19 AUSTIN – Texas Attorney General Ken Paxton filed for immediate appellate review in the United States Court of Appeals for the Fifth Circuit to enforce Governor Abbott’s Executive Order (GA 09) postponing any unnecessary medical procedures to preserve desperately needed medical supplies for the health professionals combating the spread of the Coronavirus (COVID-19). The Governor’s Executive Order applies ...PLEASE LOG IN FOR PREMIUM CONTENT. Our website requires visitors to log in to view the best local news. Not yet a subscriber? Subscribe today!