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Coronavirus in Texas

Dallas salon owner released from county jail after defying orders by reopening early

The order followed Gov. Greg Abbott’s announcement that he was eliminating jail time for Texans who violate stay at home orders.

Shelley Luther after being released from jail in Dallas.

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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