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Austin can keep enforcing mask mandate for at least two weeks until trial, judge says

Austin and Travis County residents will be required to keep their masks on after a district judge delayed action on Texas Attorney General Ken Paxton’s request to end the mandates immediately.

A sign outside of a South Austin store asked customers to follow COVID-19 precautions on March 3, 2021.

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