If you missed the story that is making national news in the USA this week, here it is. Salon owner standing up against executive Corona-virus lock-down rules, get jailed then released once there was massive backlash against the arrest. She might be a national symbol now of bravery and resistance against tyranny of control during corona lock-down. Here is some local coverage of the event. Is this a microcosm of what will need to open for the world to open up?
Dallas salon owner Shelley Luther was sentenced to a week in jail and a $7000 dollar fine after she was found in contempt of court for defying Texas stay-at-home orders and keeping her business open.
Texas Attorney General Ken Paxton is calling for the immediate release of salon owner Shelley Luther who was jailed for seven days after she refused to apologize for opening her business in defiance of countywide COVID-19 restrictions. https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=bLtDOho14r4
Salon owner Shelley Luther was released from the Dallas County jail on orders of Texas Supreme Court after Gov. Greg Abbott forbids putting coronavirus scofflaws in jail. She was released around 2pm on Thursday, May 7, 2020 amid a couple dozen of her supporters.