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Coronavirus in Texas

Top Texas officials denounce Dallas salon owner’s jail sentence for defying orders to close

Texas Gov. Greg Abbott and Attorney General Ken Paxton said the seven-day jail sentence was excessive. Paxton called for her immediate release.

Shelley Luther, owner of Salon a la Mode in Dallas, was recently issued a citation after reopening her business in violation…

Coronavirus in Texas

As the coronavirus spreads across the state, The Texas Tribune is covering the most important health, economic and breaking developments that affect Texans, every day. Watch our Texas unemployment tracker, use our explainer on the coronavirus for essential information, and visit our map tracker for the number of cases, deaths and tests in Texas.

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