80% of people who died from COVID in Texas jails had never been convicted

A harrowing new report from the UT Austin has examined the impact of COVID-19 on prisons and jails. Texas correctional facilities lead the country in COVID infections, with more than 23,000 cases and at least 230 deaths, including 27 staff members, 14 people held in jails, and 190 held in prisons. — Read the rest

Source: https://boingboing.net/2020/11/17/80-of-people-who-died-from-covid-in-texas-jails-had-never-been-convicted.html
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