DTC Fires Christmas Carol Director, ‘ticking Time Bomb' Spared, Paxton Files Supreme Court Brief: Your Tuesday Morning Roundup

Good morning. Here is a look at the top headlines as we start the day.⛈️ Weather: Partly cloudy skies, with showers likely in the afternoon. High of 56F.Do you want to get this roundup via email? Sign up for our newsletters here.Lee Trull, Dallas Theater Center's director of new play development, was fired Monday night after the theater investigated a complaint about "inappropriate behavior."Trull, who directed DTC's A Christmas Carol, which continues through Dec. 28, has played a leading role in the Dallas-Fort Worth theater community. He started his career as an actor with DTC's Brierley Resident Acting Company, but moved on to make his mark as a playwright and director."DTC recently received a complaint about inappropriate behavior by Lee Trull," said a statement released by Kaleigh Betts, DTC's director of media relations. "DTC promptly investigated and determined that the alleged conduct is a violation of DTC's policies."Previously: Senior curator Gavin Delahunty, who brought international esteem to the Dallas Museum of Art for his role in the much lauded Jackson Pollack exhibition, abruptly resigned Saturday, citing allegations against him.  Continue reading...

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