Less Stress For Your Tresses: Texas House Relaxes Barber RulesNo reason to get your hair in a wad anymore, Texas brides. That is the message some lawmakers hoped to send Thursday when the House gave preliminary approval to let cosmetologists and barbers work outside salons or shops.
Texas Says It Won't Appeal Federal African Braiding RulingTexas won't appeal a federal judge's ruling last week that state laws regulating businesses teaching African hair braiding were unconstitutional.
Texas Laws On Hair Braiding Ruled UnconstitutionalA federal judge has ruled as unconstitutional Texas laws regulating businesses that teach African hair braiding.
Braider Challenges Texas Barber License LawA Dallas woman who contends her business teaching hair braiding represents an ancient African art form is suing Texas regulators who say she needs to take classes as a barber and pass state exams.