El Paso County Judge Orders Shutdown Of Nonessential Businesses

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Cars line up for coronavirus tests at the University of Texas at El Paso on October 23. The city has seen a surge in cases which prompted a judge to issue a shutdown of non-essential businesses.

The judge's order, which calls for the closure of hair salons, gyms and restaurant dine-in services. The Texas Attorney General says the judge has "no authority" to impose the shutdown.

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