Judge rules schools can enforce mask mandates

By , Daily Memphian Updated: December 10, 2021 6:28 PM CT | Published: December 10, 2021 6:26 PM CT

The decision doesn’t declare a statewide mask mandate, nor does it force school districts to require universal masking. But it does prevent students from opting out of mask mandates if their schools have them.


Americans with Disabilities Act Judge Waverly Crenshaw mask mandate in schools Gov. Bill Lee

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Ian Round is The Daily Memphian’s state government reporter. He came to Tennessee from Maryland where he reported on local politics for Baltimore Brew. He earned a Master of Journalism degree from the University of Maryland in December 2019.


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