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Texas AG slams decision to jail salon owner: 'Feels more like China than US'

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Ken Paxton joins Laura Ingraham to discuss a Texas judge's decision to jail a Dallas businesswoman for reopening her salon before coronavirus lockdown was lifted. #FoxNews #IngrahamAngle

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AS OF NOW, SHELLEY LUTHER REMAINS BEHIND BARS.
REMAINS BEHIND BARS. LAURA.
LAURA. SPENDING SO MUCH.
SPENDING SO MUCH. JOINING ME NOW IS THE EFFORT
JOINING ME NOW IS THE EFFORT MENTIONED TEXAS ATTORNEY GENERAL
MENTIONED TEXAS ATTORNEY GENERAL ATTORNEY GENERAL.
ATTORNEY GENERAL. KEN, IT’S GREAT TO SEE YOU.
KEN, IT’S GREAT TO SEE YOU. YOU WANT THIS SALON OWNER OUT OF
YOU WANT THIS SALON OWNER OUT OF JAIL, HOW ARE YOU GOING TO MAKE
JAIL, HOW ARE YOU GOING TO MAKE THAT HAPPEN?
THAT HAPPEN? SWEETIE WAS A COMPLICATED
SWEETIE WAS A COMPLICATED QUESTION.
QUESTION. WERE OPERATING UNDER A DIFFERENT
WERE OPERATING UNDER A DIFFERENT REGIME THAT WE’VE OPERATED
REGIME THAT WE’VE OPERATED BEFORE.
BEFORE. THAT JUDGE, SHE WAS HELD IN
THAT JUDGE, SHE WAS HELD IN CONTEMPT.
CONTEMPT. THE GOVERNOR CAN ACTUALLY PARDON
THE GOVERNOR CAN ACTUALLY PARDON THAT.
THAT. THOUGH IT’S REALLY PUBLIC
THOUGH IT’S REALLY PUBLIC PRESSURE.
PRESSURE. WE CAN’T GET AN APPEAL IN TIME,
WE CAN’T GET AN APPEAL IN TIME, SHE’S ONLY GOING TO BE THERE
SHE’S ONLY GOING TO BE THERE SEVEN DAYS.
SEVEN DAYS. PUBLIC PRESSURE, AND SHOWS LIKE
PUBLIC PRESSURE, AND SHOWS LIKE THIS CAN HIGHLIGHT THE
THIS CAN HIGHLIGHT THE INJUSTICE.
INJUSTICE. >> Laura: OTHER INDIVIDUALS
>> Laura: OTHER INDIVIDUALS WHO ARE TRYING TO SAVE THEIR
WHO ARE TRYING TO SAVE THEIR LIVES.
LIVES. WHEN YOU TALK ABOUT SOMETHING
WHEN YOU TALK ABOUT SOMETHING YOU’VE DEVOTED YEARS TO BUILDING
YOU’VE DEVOTED YEARS TO BUILDING BUILDING, THAT IS THEIR LIVES.
BUILDING, THAT IS THEIR LIVES. IT’S EVERYTHING THAT THEY
IT’S EVERYTHING THAT THEY DREAMED OF, EVERYTHING THAT THEY
DREAMED OF, EVERYTHING THAT THEY WORKED FOR.
WORKED FOR. AT THEIR BLOOD, SWEAT, AND
AT THEIR BLOOD, SWEAT, AND TEARS.
TEARS. IN A WAY, I SAW SOMEONE SAY
IN A WAY, I SAW SOMEONE SAY ONLINE, SHE’S FIGHTING FOR HER
ONLINE, SHE’S FIGHTING FOR HER LIFE.
LIFE. BUT FOR THAT, THEY’RE PUTTING
BUT FOR THAT, THEY’RE PUTTING HER IN JAIL.
HER IN JAIL. >> YOU COULDN’T OF SAID IT ANY
>> YOU COULDN’T OF SAID IT ANY BETTER.
BETTER. I HAVE MY OWN BUSINESS, YOU HAVE
I HAVE MY OWN BUSINESS, YOU HAVE RENT PASTE TO
PAYMENTS.
PAYMENTS. THIS IS A WOMAN THAT HAS
THIS IS A WOMAN THAT HAS EXPENSES, SHE HAS CHILDREN, AND
EXPENSES, SHE HAS CHILDREN, AND HERE SHE IS, SHE CAN OPERATE.
HERE SHE IS, SHE CAN OPERATE. ALL SHE’S DONE -- HE HASN’T SOLD
ALL SHE’S DONE -- HE HASN’T SOLD DRUGS, SHE HASN’T HURT ANYBODY,
DRUGS, SHE HASN’T HURT ANYBODY, SHE HASN’T KILLED ANYBODY, AND
SHE HASN’T KILLED ANYBODY, AND YET, THEY’RE RELISTING PRISONERS
AND DALLAS AND THEY’RE PUTTING
AND DALLAS AND THEY’RE PUTTING HER IN JAIL.
HER IN JAIL. >> Laura: THEY’VE RELEASED
>> Laura: THEY’VE RELEASED ABOUT 1,000 INMATES, THEY FLAT
ABOUT 1,000 INMATES, THEY FLAT OVER 370 WALK FREE.
OVER 370 WALK FREE. SOME OF THEM FOR I.D. FRAUD,
SOME OF THEM FOR I.D. FRAUD, BREAKING INTO A CAR, ANOTHER
BREAKING INTO A CAR, ANOTHER PRISONER SET FREE IS NOW CHARGED
PRISONER SET FREE IS NOW CHARGED OF BEATING HIS EX-GIRLFRIEND,
OF BEATING HIS EX-GIRLFRIEND, THROWING HER GRANDMOTHER TO THE
THROWING HER GRANDMOTHER TO THE GROUND.
GROUND. HOW IS THIS THAT THESE PEOPLE
HOW IS THIS THAT THESE PEOPLE ARE BEING SET FREE WHILE PEOPLE
ARE BEING SET FREE WHILE PEOPLE JUST WANT TO PUT FOOD ON THE
JUST WANT TO PUT FOOD ON THE TABLE ARE BEING LOCKED UP?
TABLE ARE BEING LOCKED UP? IT’S CRAZY.
IT’S CRAZY. I CAN’T BELIEVE THIS IS AMERICA
I CAN’T BELIEVE THIS IS AMERICA SOMETIMES.
SOMETIMES. I CAN’T BELIEVE THIS IS TEXAS.
I CAN’T BELIEVE THIS IS TEXAS. >> Ken: NO.
>> Ken: NO. IT FEELS MORE LIKE CHINA THAN
IT FEELS MORE LIKE CHINA THAN AMERICA, AND LET IT ALONE
AMERICA, AND LET IT ALONE HAPPENING IN TEXAS.
HAPPENING IN TEXAS. IF THIS WHAT YOU SAID.
IF THIS WHAT YOU SAID. WE’VE GOT THE STATEMENT FROM THE
WE’VE GOT THE STATEMENT FROM THE CLINTON ADMINISTRATION, DON’T
CLINTON ADMINISTRATION, DON’T LET A GOOD CRISIS GET AWAY.
LET A GOOD CRISIS GET AWAY. THIS IS CERTAINLY HAPPENING
THIS IS CERTAINLY HAPPENING HERE, THEY’RE RELEASING
HERE, THEY’RE RELEASING POTENTIALLY THOUSANDS OF
POTENTIALLY THOUSANDS OF CONVICTED FELONS BECAUSE THEY’RE
CONVICTED FELONS BECAUSE THEY’RE WORRIED ABOUT THEM GETTING THIS
WORRIED ABOUT THEM GETTING THIS VIRUS.
VIRUS. FOR SOME REASON THEY’RE NOT
FOR SOME REASON THEY’RE NOT WORRIED ABOUT HER, A WOMAN
WORRIED ABOUT HER, A WOMAN THAT’S JUST TRYING TO DO HER JOB
THAT’S JUST TRYING TO DO HER JOB JOB.
JOB. IF YOU WANT TO HAVE TO SAY THAT
IF YOU WANT TO HAVE TO SAY THAT I’VE BEEN LISTENING TO A LOT OF
I’VE BEEN LISTENING TO A LOT OF THE ELITES CRITICISM OF BOTH
THE ELITES CRITICISM OF BOTH TEXAS AND FLORIDA.
TEXAS AND FLORIDA. IT’S THE RED STATE THAT THEY’RE
IT’S THE RED STATE THAT THEY’RE HITTING HARDEST YEAR.
HITTING HARDEST YEAR. DESPITE THE FACT THAT TEXAS HAS
DESPITE THE FACT THAT TEXAS HAS A RELATIVELY FEW COVID-19 DOES.
A RELATIVELY FEW COVID-19 DOES. WE DON’T WANT ANYONE TO DIE TO
WE DON’T WANT ANYONE TO DIE TO FROM IT, BUT COMPARISON TO
FROM IT, BUT COMPARISON TO NEW YORK OR NEW JERSEY, PER
NEW YORK OR NEW JERSEY, PER HUNDRED THOUSAND, PER MILLION IS
HUNDRED THOUSAND, PER MILLION IS ONE FRACTION
FLORIDA HAS ALSO HAD AN
FLORIDA HAS ALSO HAD AN EXEMPLARY RECORD, BUT THEY ARE
EXEMPLARY RECORD, BUT THEY ARE JUST SPLASHING AT TEXAS.
JUST SPLASHING AT TEXAS. YOU GUYS ARE OUT THERE JUST
YOU GUYS ARE OUT THERE JUST KILLING PEOPLE.
KILLING PEOPLE. >> Ken: IT MAKES NO SENSE AT
>> Ken: IT MAKES NO SENSE AT ALL.
ALL. WE’VE DONE OUR BEST TO DEVELOP A
WE’VE DONE OUR BEST TO DEVELOP A PUBLIC HEALTH AND SAVE LIVES.
PUBLIC HEALTH AND SAVE LIVES. BY ALLOWING PEOPLE SOME
BY ALLOWING PEOPLE SOME SEMBLANCE OF THEIR LIVES,
SEMBLANCE OF THEIR LIVES, ALLOWING THEM TO MAKE A LIVING,
ALLOWING THEM TO MAKE A LIVING, HOW IS THAT WRONG?
HOW IS THAT WRONG? I LITERALLY DON’T GET IT.
I LITERALLY DON’T GET IT. >> Laura: ATTORNEY GENERAL
>> Laura: ATTORNEY GENERAL PAXTON, WE’RE GOING TO BE

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