In Court, Dallas County Mask Mandate Faces Off Against Governor's Executive Order & BanThere could soon be clear direction for those living and doing business in Dallas County. A decision is set to be made in court on August 24 regarding if the public will or won't have to follow a mask mandate.
Temporary Restraining Order Issued On Gov. Greg Abbott's Executive Order Banning Mask MandatesThere was a hearing in Dallas Tuesday afternoon, and District Court Judge Tonya Parker made her ruling Tuesday night.
Dallas County Judge Clay Jenkins Sues Gov. Abbott Over Mask Mandate BanJudge Jenkins wants a temporary restraining order that would allow him to set mask mandates within Dallas County.
War Of Words Intensifies After Dallas County Judge Clay Jenkins Removes Maskless Commissioner J.J. Koch From Meeting"It’s your standard tiny tyrant activity, you see this all the time," said Koch's attorney Warren Norred. "Here’s a guy nobody knew who he was prior to COVID-19. Now he’s the big cheese."
High Transmission Risk Leads Dallas County To Raise COVID Threat Level To RedAn independent board of doctors and health experts has raised the COVID threat level in Dallas County back to 'red' -- the highest level possible.
COVID-19 Deaths 'Remain Stubbornly High' Says Dallas County Judge Clay Jenkins As Cases DeclineA total of 3,180 Dallas County residents have lost their lives due to COVID-19 illness after the county reported 31 more on Tuesday.
Dallas County Surpasses 3,000 COVID-19 Deaths, 25 More Reported Tuesday"I strongly urge everyone to focus on what doctors, facts and science say will keep you safe from Covid-19," said Dallas County Judge Clay Jenkins.
Dallas County Judge Clay Jenkins Issues Disaster Declaration Due To Extreme Cold, Snow And IceDallas County Judge Clay Jenkins issued a local disaster declaration and executive order in the wake of a winter storm that has brought record-breaking low temperatures and widespread power outages.
Trump Administration's Coronavirus Task Force Recommends More Testing In TexasThe state isn't planning to impose additional testing requirements at this time, but that doesn't keep other entities from enacting the recommendations on their own.
Dallas Hands Out 37 COVID-Related Code Compliance CitationsDallas Code Compliance Manager Paul Ramon said in post cases when businesses were contacted about a violation, they complied.
With Surge In Coronavirus Cases Dallas Judge Clay Jenkins Urges Residents To 'Stop In-Home Gatherings, Trips To Restaurants & Bars'On November 16 Dallas County Health and Human Services reported 1,831 new positive cases of COVID-19 and one additional death.