A Texas judge granted Harris County’s request for a temporary order to prevent Governor Greg Abbott from executing. Recent executive order According to the ban on face masks in public schools Houston Chronicle..
Important reason: The order allows the county to temporarily impose mask obligations on students and school faculty as COVID cases continue to grow throughout Houston.
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Big picture: Abbott threatened If the school district, public university, or local government opposes his mask ban, take him to court.
The judge gave two school districts, Dallas County and Bexar County, temporary authority to request masks despite Abbott’s orders.
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