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Default Attorney General Barr orders shift to home confinement

Just saw this news article. Hope this is the start of releasing those most at risk from the virus & that pose the least risk to society. Other states need to follow this example.

Attorney General Barr orders shift to home confinement at coronavirus-plagued Louisiana prison

With the coronavirus cases skyrocketing at the Federal Correctional Institution at Oakdale, U.S. Attorney General William Barr ordered the Bureau of Prisons to give highest priority to the Louisiana prison complex, where five inmates have died and more than a dozen others remain hospitalized.

Two other federal facilities combating “significant infections” were also high on Barr’s list: FIC Elkton in Ohio, where three inmates have died, and FCI Danbury in Connecticut, where 20 inmates have tested positive for the virus.

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https://www.nola.com/news/coronavirus/article_22e73c4a-76c6-11ea-8c41-875c1921a627.html


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