Judge Hears Legal Arguments On School Masking
Last updated 8/16/2021 at 12:43pm
As of this morning, and the beginning of the new school year, Judge Peter Knight had not entered any order on the “preliminary injunction” suit filed Wednesday afternoon, which seeks to force the Transylvania County Board of Education to reverse its previous action and make masks mandatory this school year.
Local attorney Davis Whitfield-Cargile filed the suit last Wednesday afternoon on behalf of the plaintiff Michael Ian Maddox, as guardian ad litem for several students. Knight heard the matter Thursday afternoon at the county courthouse.
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