State tells cancer foundation to stop spending
POSTED: Wednesday, April 3, 2013 - 6:00am
UPDATED: Wednesday, April 3, 2013 - 6:14am
AG says he has legal concerns about changes the fundraising foundation recently made
Austin — The Houston Chronicle is reporting; The Texas Attorney General's Office has sent the state cancer agency's fundraising arm a cease-and-desist letter to stop it from spending or obligating money until the office investigates it.
The letter, following a complaint by the Cancer Prevention and Research Institute of Texas, expresses legal concerns about changes the fundraising foundation recently made to its mission and the subsequent use of money it raised to support the state agency.
To read more, head to The Houston Chronicle's website: http://www.chron.com/news/houston-texas/houston/article/State-tells-cancer-foundation-to-stop-spending-4401587.php?cmpid=houtexhcat