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Texas AG Paxton suing school districts for defying Gov. Abbott mask mandate executive order

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In the wake of Gov. Greg Abbott’s May ban on mask mandates by any government entity, including counties, cities, and schools, the courts have been embroiled with legal battles. TEXAS CONGRESSMEN PUSH GOV. ABBOTT TO D...

Florida education commissioner says counties defying Gov. DeSantis’ mask mandate ban will be overruled

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FLORIDA JUDGE REJECTS DESANTIS' BAN ON MASK MANDATES IN SCHOOLS RICHARD CORCORAN: We've had two counties now, additional counties, who've basically said, 'OK, we don't care about the rule of law, we're above the rule...

Two Florida counties double down on school mask mandates, defying governor’s order

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Florida's Broward and Alachua counties are not backing down on mask mandates in schools, despite Gov. Ron DeSantis' order that the mandates must allow parents to decide whether their children will wear a face coveri...

Dallas schools issue mask mandate, defying Gov. Abbott’s executive order

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The Dallas Independent School District – which employs more than 20,000 teachers and serves over 150,000 students – announced the measures Monday as coronavirus cases continue to rise across the state. On May 18, Abb...

House GOP lawmakers fined after defying mask mandate

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A mix of fines and warnings were handed down to a group of House Republicans on Tuesday who had defied the chamber's mask mandate on the House floor, a Capitol official told CNN. Reps. Brian Mast of Florida, Marian...

US suicides dropped amid coronavirus, defying pandemic expectations

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The number of U.S. suicides fell nearly 6% last year amid the coronavirus pandemic — the largest annual decline in at least four decades, according to preliminary government data. Death certificates are still coming ...

‘My purpose is to fight back’: Myanmar’s UN ambassador on defying the coup in his country

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This was excerpted from the March 9 edition of CNN's Meanwhile in America, the daily email about US politics for global readers. Click here to read past editions and subscribe. As a university student years ago, Kya...

Staten Island bar shut down after declaring itself an ‘autonomous zone’ and defying Covid-19 rules, sheriff’s office says

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A Staten Island bar was shut down after calling itself an "autonomous zone" and defying Covid-19 restrictions, the New York City Sheriff's Office said. The bar, Mac's Public House, was also not following face cov...

Pastor accused of defying coronavirus restrictions wasn’t allowed in court because he wouldn’t wear a mask

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A Louisiana megachurch pastor charged with defying the state's coronavirus restrictions was not in court because he refused to wear a mask. Through his attorney, Tony Spell on Tuesday entered not guilty pleas to six...