The prosecutor in felony case of Winkler County Sheriff Robert Roberts' wants the trial moved out of town.
David Glicker says he thinks the jury pool will favor the Sheriff.
Robert Roberts is accused of retaliating against two whistle-blowing nurses.
The nurses had anonymously complained to state regulators about doctor Rolando Arafiles and were later fired from the Winkler County hospital in 2009.
Roberts was charged with misuse of official information.