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School mask mandate not stopped, future hearing set

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A group of Elgin ISD parents have brought a lawsuit asking that the school district’s mask mandate be stopped, but the district judge did not issue a temporary restraining order against the school’s mask rules at a hearing on Wednesday, December 8.Earlier this year, Texas Governor Greg Abbott issued an order, GA-38, prohibiting the use of mask mandates by entities such as school districts. However, at the beginning of the fall semester, local orders such as Travis County’s required masks at schools, and the governor’s order was being challenged in court.At the August 16 meeting of the Elgin ISD school ...

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