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caption: The Washington Department of Corrections is reporting the first confirmed case of COVID-19 in an incarcerated person in a state prison.
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The Washington Department of Corrections is reporting the first confirmed case of COVID-19 in an incarcerated person in a state prison.
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From Monroe to Rikers, how COVID-19 spreads in prison

When even on lockdown, social distancing remains impossible.

Under Supreme Court order, Governor Inslee just ordered the release of 950 inmates from Washington prisons.

Seattle University law professor Deborah Ahrens told Bill Radke why social distancing is so difficult in prisons, and how this pandemic is already changing the criminal justice system.