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Appeals court halts El Paso’s shutdown

Nov 14, 2020 - The Dallas Morning News

EL PASO — A Texas appeals court in El Paso ruled 2-1 Friday to set aside a county order temporarily shutting down nonessential businesses, a decision some physicians and nurses called “disheartening” “irresponsible” and a “mistake.”

“The court has considered this cause on the record and concludes there was an error in the trial court’s denial of appellants’ request for temporary injunction” halting a shutdown of businesses classified as nonessential through Dec. 1, th...