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Texas Gov. grabs ice cream after mugshot

  • Rick Perry says charges are politically motivated
  • Vows to fight

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Texas Gov. grabs ice cream after mugshot

Texas governor Rick Perry posed for his mug shot, after turning himself in to authorities.

He was indicted a few days ago on abuse of power allegations.

Prosecutors say he threatened to veto millions in funding to the state's "public integrity unit" unless the D.A. in Austin resigned.

She was arrested for DUI.

After he was booked, Perry stopped for some ice cream:

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