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R. Kelly again denied release from federal jail after raising COVID-19 concerns

R. Kelly again denied release from federal jail after raising COVID-19 concerns

A federal judge in New York has once again rejected R. Kelly’s request for release pending trial, stating that his diagnosis of prediabetes is not enough to pu [...] Read full article: R. Kelly again denied release from feder...→

R. Kelly again denied release from federal jail after raising COVID-19 concerns

R. Kelly again denied release from federal jail after raising COVID-19 concerns

A federal judge in New York has once again rejected R. Kelly’s request for release pending trial, stating that his diagnosis of prediabetes is not enough to pu [...] Read full article: R. Kelly again denied release from feder...→

Courts Try To Fast Track Release Of 1000s Of Low-Risk Inmates Amid COVID-19 Outbreak

Courts Try To Fast Track Release Of 1000s Of Low-Risk Inmates Amid COVID-19 Outbreak

Gov. Gavin Newsom said Wednesday that the state hopes to expedite the release of several thousand low-risk inmates at state prisons such as San Quentin that ha [...] Read full article: Courts Try To Fast Track Release Of 1000...→

EXCLUSIVE: Three Mexican Federal Judges Considering Gulf Cartel Boss' Release Unmasked

EXCLUSIVE: Three Mexican Federal Judges Considering Gulf Cartel Boss' Release Unmasked

Three Mexican federal appellate judges issued a ruling potentially leading to the release of a top leader with the Gulf Cartel. Read full article: EXCLUSIVE: Three Mexican Federal Judges ...→

Many San Diego County farmers excluded from federal COVID-19 relief funds

Farmers who grow San Diego County's most valuable crops may miss out on federal cash for coronavirus-related losses because some of their agriculture products [...] Read full article: Many San Diego County farmers excluded f...→

Appeals court upholds federal judge’s coronavirus orders at Cook County Jail

Appeals court upholds federal judge’s coronavirus orders at Cook County Jail

The 7th Circuit Court of Appeals denied most of a motion filed by Sheriff Tom Dart, asking the court to pause the preliminary injunction ordered by U.S. Distri [...] Read full article: Appeals court upholds federal judge’s co...→

The Kelly Clarkson Show pays off this year's mortgage for a metro Detroit family hit hard by COVID-19

The Kelly Clarkson Show pays off this year's mortgage for a metro Detroit family hit hard by COVID-19

If you were watching the Kelly Clarkson Show earlier today - you saw a family in Southfield get a life-changing surprise. Read full article: The Kelly Clarkson Show pays off this ye...→

Business owners with criminal records sue after being denied COVID-19 funds

Business owners with criminal records sue after being denied COVID-19 funds

A group of business owners caught up in the criminal justice system sued the Trump administration this week over its policy of not disbursing funds for small b [...] Read full article: Business owners with criminal records su...→

Former Northwestern Professor Charged With Murder Denied Release From Jail To Do COVID-19 Research

Former Northwestern Professor Charged With Murder Denied Release From Jail To Do COVID-19 Research

A judge says a former Northwestern professor and microbiologist accused of a gruesome murder will not be released from jail. He is trying to get out, saying he [...] Read full article: Former Northwestern Professor Charged Wi...→

NYPD Commissioner defends cops, trashes jail release plan for freed prisoners - amNewYork

NYPD Commissioner Dermot Shea defended his officers from attacks they have been suffering in the past two weeks Thursday morning while emphasizing he Read full article: NYPD Commissioner defends cops, trashes ...→

COVID-19 Raises Concerns About DC Inmates in Federal Prison Hot Spots

COVID-19 Raises Concerns About DC Inmates in Federal Prison Hot Spots

Nearly 3,000 men convicted of felonies in Washington, D.C., are under a prison lockdown order, and nearly 100 are serving their time in COVID-19 hot spots in t [...] Read full article: COVID-19 Raises Concerns About DC Inmate...→

State Lawmakers Would Spare K-12 Schools COVID-19 Budget Cuts If Federal Aid Is On The Way

State Lawmakers Would Spare K-12 Schools COVID-19 Budget Cuts If Federal Aid Is On The Way

In an unusual move to reach a consensus early, California Assembly and Senate leaders have announced they have agreed on a state budget that would rescind all [...] Read full article: State Lawmakers Would Spare K-12 Schools...→

Officials in Collin County reported 19 new cases of COVID-19 Saturday, raising t [...]

Officials in Collin County reported 19 new cases of COVID-19 Saturday, raising t [...]

Officials in Collin County reported 19 new cases of COVID-19 Saturday, raising the countywide total to 1,297. Read full article: Officials in Collin County reported 19 n...→

Cook County Health narrows CEO field to 12, plans to open another building at jail for COVID-19 response

Cook County Health narrows CEO field to 12, plans to open another building at jail for COVID-19 response

Five of the 12 have already been interviewed, M. Hill Hammock, Chair of Cook County Health’s Board of Directors, said Friday. Read full article: Cook County Health narrows CEO field to ...→

Lovell Federal Health Care Center to host town hall June 3; COVID-19 pandemic response part of discussion

Lovell Federal Health Care Center to host town hall June 3; COVID-19 pandemic response part of discussion

All are invited to participate in the Captain James A. Lovell Federal Health Care Center's next Community Tele-Town Hall Wednesday, June 3. Read full article: Lovell Federal Health Care Center to hos...→

Entire jail camp tested for COVID-19 after two more Santa Clara county inmates test positive

Entire jail camp tested for COVID-19 after two more Santa Clara county inmates test positive

Over 300 inmates being tested after two inmates test positive in consecutive days, following another confirmed infection from the weekend. Read full article: Entire jail camp tested for COVID-19 aft...→

Trump Administration to End Federal Support for COVID-19 Testing Sites

Trump Administration to End Federal Support for COVID-19 Testing Sites

As the number of coronavirus infections continues to climb across the country — particularly now in the South and West — the Trump administration is planning t [...] Read full article: Trump Administration to End Federal Supp...→

Protesters rally at Atlanta jail, demand release of woman accused in Wendy’s arson

Protesters rally at Atlanta jail, demand release of woman accused in Wendy’s arson

Protesters on Tuesday night gathered outside the Fulton County Jail in Atlanta demanding the release of the woman accused of setting fire to the Wendy's restau [...] Read full article: Protesters rally at Atlanta jail, demand...→

Judge Grants Compassionate Release To Reputed Mob Enforcer Mario Rainone Due To COVID-19 Concerns

Judge Grants Compassionate Release To Reputed Mob Enforcer Mario Rainone Due To COVID-19 Concerns

Rainone asked for release to home confinement last month, saying prostate cancer, liver disease and heart problems make him susceptible to COVID-19. Read full article: Judge Grants Compassionate Release To Re...→

19 Tarrant County Jail Inmates, 7 Workers Test Positive For COVID-19

19 Tarrant County Jail Inmates, 7 Workers Test Positive For COVID-19

Out of 4,444 inmates in the Tarrant County Jail’s three facilities, 19 have tested positive for the coronavirus as of Monday.  Read full article: 19 Tarrant County Jail Inmates, 7 Worker...→

First Positive COVID-19 Tests Confirmed in Collin County Jail

First Positive COVID-19 Tests Confirmed in Collin County Jail

Three staff members and one inmate at the Collin County Detention Facility tested positive for COVID-19. Read full article: First Positive COVID-19 Tests Confirmed ...→

'Science by press release': Doctors view COVID-19 drug results with excitement and skepticism

'Science by press release': Doctors view COVID-19 drug results with excitement and skepticism

Results presented in a press release say the steroid dexamathasone may reduce COVID-19 deaths, but doctors want to see the data. Read full article: 'Science by press release': Doctors view...→

Attorney: Feds Jail and Release ‘Wrong Person’ in NYPD Arson

Attorney: Feds Jail and Release ‘Wrong Person’ in NYPD Arson

A homeless man charged with setting fire to an unmarked New York City police car was released from federal custody Monday after his defense attorney said autho [...] Read full article: Attorney: Feds Jail and Release ‘Wrong P...→

PCSO retracts no-bond policy following COVID-19 outbreak at the Pinellas County Jail

PCSO retracts no-bond policy following COVID-19 outbreak at the Pinellas County Jail

In a major reversal, Pinellas County Sheriff Bob Gualtieri retracted his no-bond policy for protesters arrested on non-violent misdemeanors. Read full article: PCSO retracts no-bond policy following C...→

Will County Jail reports first case of COVID-19 among inmates

Will County Jail reports first case of COVID-19 among inmates

The man never came into contact with the general jail population, the sheriff’s office said. Read full article: Will County Jail reports first case of C...→

City gets $1.13 billion in federal COVID relief, but says more needed

Financial officials warn that funding so far is mostly going to pay out of-pocket health costs and does not cover revenue losses. Read full article: City gets $1.13 billion in federal COVID...→

Gov. Tim Walz is spending Minnesota’s federal COVID-19 money his way, whether the Legislature likes it or not | MinnPost

Gov. Tim Walz is spending Minnesota’s federal COVID-19 money his way, whether the Legislature likes it or not | MinnPost

Senate Republicans have been pushing a bill that would require legislative approval for the spending of federal CARES Act money. Walz opposes that, since the c [...] Read full article: Gov. Tim Walz is spending Minnesota’s fe...→

Why some smaller hospitals treating lots of COVID patients aren’t getting ‘high-impact’ federal aid

The disparity is going to make it even harder for independent safety-net hospitals that already were teetering on the financial brink to come out of the pandem [...] Read full article: Why some smaller hospitals treating lots...→

U.S. mayors plead for cash, COVID-19 help from federal government

The federal government must accept a bigger role in the coronavirus response, U.S. mayors told Congress Friday, pleading with lawmakers for a cash infusion bef [...] Read full article: U.S. mayors plead for cash, COVID-19 hel...→

Some COVID-19 patients are getting bills for testing despite federal CARES Act

Some COVID-19 patients are getting bills for testing despite federal CARES Act

Across the country, people who were tested for coronavirus are suddenly ending up with bills, even though the U.S. government promised Americans they wouldn’t [...] Read full article: Some COVID-19 patients are getting bills...→

Massachusetts legislators look to offer stimulus checks for undocumented taxpayers denied federal relief

Massachusetts legislators look to offer stimulus checks for undocumented taxpayers denied federal relief

The new measure would seek to provide undocumented taxpayers with funds they were denied in the government's recent $2.2 trillion stimulus package. Read full article: Massachusetts legislators look to offer ...→

2 inmates at Livingston County Jail test positive for COVID-19

2 inmates at Livingston County Jail test positive for COVID-19

HOWELL (WXYZ) — Two jail inmates in Livingston County have tested positive for COVID-19, according to the Livingston County sheriff.... RELATED: Website: Michi [...] Read full article: 2 inmates at Livingston County Jail test...→

Kane County Board ready to ditch task force overseeing federal COVID relief funds

Kane County Board ready to ditch task force overseeing federal COVID relief funds

A growing number of Kane County Board members are preparing to abandon the official task force created to determine how to spend the $93 million in federal COV [...] Read full article: Kane County Board ready to ditch task fo...→

New York State Reports Just 17 New Coronavirus Deaths, Gov. Cuomo Attacks Federal Government’s COVID-19 Policies

New York State Reports Just 17 New Coronavirus Deaths, Gov. Cuomo Attacks Federal Government’s COVID-19 Policies

Gov. Andrew Cuomo delivered positive developments and also took the federal government to task over its handling of the pandemic during his daily media briefin [...] Read full article: New York State Reports Just 17 New Coron...→

2,587 Jail Inmates Test Positive for COVID-19

2,587 Jail Inmates Test Positive for COVID-19

The Los Angeles County Sheriff’s Department reported Tuesday that 339 employees have tested positive for COVID-19 since the coronavirus pandemic began, along w [...] Read full article: 2,587 Jail Inmates Test Positive for COV...→

335 LASD Employees, 2,585 Jail Inmates Have Tested Positive for COVID-19

335 LASD Employees, 2,585 Jail Inmates Have Tested Positive for COVID-19

The Los Angeles County Sheriff’s Department reported Monday that 335 employees have tested positive for COVID-19 since the coronavirus pandemic began, along wi [...] Read full article: 335 LASD Employees, 2,585 Jail Inmates H...→

Major Discrepancies Between Federal And State Data on COVID-19 Infections, Deaths In Nursing Homes

Major Discrepancies Between Federal And State Data on COVID-19 Infections, Deaths In Nursing Homes

In the fight against the novel coronavirus, nursing homes have been considered a battleground that can’t be ignored. Inside, nursing home staff and administrat [...] Read full article: Major Discrepancies Between Federal And ...→

Woman Wants Husband’s Release From ICE Facility Due to COVID-19 Concerns

Woman Wants Husband’s Release From ICE Facility Due to COVID-19 Concerns

Lisa Chourabi hasn’t seen her husband since February of this year.  After speaking with immigration attorneys, Chourabi said they lost their appeal and her hus [...] Read full article: Woman Wants Husband’s Release From ICE F...→

Prosecutors Claim Avenatti Violated Terms of Temporary Jail Release

Prosecutors Claim Avenatti Violated Terms of Temporary Jail Release

Prosecutors allege celebrity attorney Michael Avenatti may have violated the conditions of his temporary release from jail, CNN reports. In a Sunday filing, pr [...] Read full article: Prosecutors Claim Avenatti Violated Term...→

Fed Lawyer: COVID-19 at Federal Jail Worse Than Reported

Fed Lawyer: COVID-19 at Federal Jail Worse Than Reported

A government lawyer says the true number of COVID-19 infections among inmates at Manhattan’s federal lockup was likely about seven times what the Bureau of Pri [...] Read full article: Fed Lawyer: COVID-19 at Federal Jail Wor...→

Tarrant County Sheriff's Office Addresses Suicide, Birth And COVID-19 Death At Jail - All Within Last Month

Tarrant County Sheriff's Office Addresses Suicide, Birth And COVID-19 Death At Jail - All Within Last Month

The Tarrant County Sheriff's Office took to Facebook Thursday to address recent incidents at the jail within the last month, and one of those events caused the [...] Read full article: Tarrant County Sheriff's Office Addresse...→

Lake County Jail counselor dies after testing for COVID-19

Lake County Jail counselor dies after testing for COVID-19

A mental health counselor employed by the Lake County Jail has died after being hospitalized for the coronavirus Read full article: Lake County Jail counselor dies after te...→

81 percent of COVID-19 patients on cruise were asymptomatic, study says, raising concerns on lifting lockdown

81 percent of COVID-19 patients on cruise were asymptomatic, study says, raising concerns on lifting lockdown

A new study has revealed that more than 80 percent of passengers and crew members on a cruise ship that contracted COVID-19 were asymptomatic. Read full article: 81 percent of COVID-19 patients on cruis...→

Courts Try To Fast Track Release Of 1000s Of Low-Risk Inmates Amid COVID-19 Outbreak

Courts Try To Fast Track Release Of 1000s Of Low-Risk Inmates Amid COVID-19 Outbreak

Gov. Gavin Newsom said Wednesday that the state hopes to expedite the release of several thousand low-risk inmates at state prisons such as San Quentin that ha [...] Read full article: Courts Try To Fast Track Release Of 1000...→

2 inmates at Livingston County Jail test positive for COVID-19

2 inmates at Livingston County Jail test positive for COVID-19

HOWELL (WXYZ) — Two jail inmates in Livingston County have tested positive for COVID-19, according to the Livingston County sheriff.... RELATED: Website: Michi [...] Read full article: 2 inmates at Livingston County Jail test...→

Protesters rally at Atlanta jail, demand release of woman accused in Wendy’s arson

Protesters rally at Atlanta jail, demand release of woman accused in Wendy’s arson

Protesters on Tuesday night gathered outside the Fulton County Jail in Atlanta demanding the release of the woman accused of setting fire to the Wendy's restau [...] Read full article: Protesters rally at Atlanta jail, demand...→

EXCLUSIVE: Three Mexican Federal Judges Considering Gulf Cartel Boss' Release Unmasked

EXCLUSIVE: Three Mexican Federal Judges Considering Gulf Cartel Boss' Release Unmasked

Three Mexican federal appellate judges issued a ruling potentially leading to the release of a top leader with the Gulf Cartel. Read full article: EXCLUSIVE: Three Mexican Federal Judges ...→

19 Tarrant County Jail Inmates, 7 Workers Test Positive For COVID-19

19 Tarrant County Jail Inmates, 7 Workers Test Positive For COVID-19

Out of 4,444 inmates in the Tarrant County Jail’s three facilities, 19 have tested positive for the coronavirus as of Monday.  Read full article: 19 Tarrant County Jail Inmates, 7 Worker...→

Appeals court upholds federal judge’s coronavirus orders at Cook County Jail

Appeals court upholds federal judge’s coronavirus orders at Cook County Jail

The 7th Circuit Court of Appeals denied most of a motion filed by Sheriff Tom Dart, asking the court to pause the preliminary injunction ordered by U.S. Distri [...] Read full article: Appeals court upholds federal judge’s co...→

Kane County Board ready to ditch task force overseeing federal COVID relief funds

Kane County Board ready to ditch task force overseeing federal COVID relief funds

A growing number of Kane County Board members are preparing to abandon the official task force created to determine how to spend the $93 million in federal COV [...] Read full article: Kane County Board ready to ditch task fo...→

First Positive COVID-19 Tests Confirmed in Collin County Jail

First Positive COVID-19 Tests Confirmed in Collin County Jail

Three staff members and one inmate at the Collin County Detention Facility tested positive for COVID-19. Read full article: First Positive COVID-19 Tests Confirmed ...→

Business owners with criminal records sue after being denied COVID-19 funds

Business owners with criminal records sue after being denied COVID-19 funds

A group of business owners caught up in the criminal justice system sued the Trump administration this week over its policy of not disbursing funds for small b [...] Read full article: Business owners with criminal records su...→

2,587 Jail Inmates Test Positive for COVID-19

2,587 Jail Inmates Test Positive for COVID-19

The Los Angeles County Sheriff’s Department reported Tuesday that 339 employees have tested positive for COVID-19 since the coronavirus pandemic began, along w [...] Read full article: 2,587 Jail Inmates Test Positive for COV...→

Attorney: Feds Jail and Release ‘Wrong Person’ in NYPD Arson

Attorney: Feds Jail and Release ‘Wrong Person’ in NYPD Arson

A homeless man charged with setting fire to an unmarked New York City police car was released from federal custody Monday after his defense attorney said autho [...] Read full article: Attorney: Feds Jail and Release ‘Wrong P...→

Former Northwestern Professor Charged With Murder Denied Release From Jail To Do COVID-19 Research

Former Northwestern Professor Charged With Murder Denied Release From Jail To Do COVID-19 Research

A judge says a former Northwestern professor and microbiologist accused of a gruesome murder will not be released from jail. He is trying to get out, saying he [...] Read full article: Former Northwestern Professor Charged Wi...→

Major Discrepancies Between Federal And State Data on COVID-19 Infections, Deaths In Nursing Homes

Major Discrepancies Between Federal And State Data on COVID-19 Infections, Deaths In Nursing Homes

In the fight against the novel coronavirus, nursing homes have been considered a battleground that can’t be ignored. Inside, nursing home staff and administrat [...] Read full article: Major Discrepancies Between Federal And ...→

Will County Jail reports first case of COVID-19 among inmates

Will County Jail reports first case of COVID-19 among inmates

The man never came into contact with the general jail population, the sheriff’s office said. Read full article: Will County Jail reports first case of C...→

COVID-19 Raises Concerns About DC Inmates in Federal Prison Hot Spots

COVID-19 Raises Concerns About DC Inmates in Federal Prison Hot Spots

Nearly 3,000 men convicted of felonies in Washington, D.C., are under a prison lockdown order, and nearly 100 are serving their time in COVID-19 hot spots in t [...] Read full article: COVID-19 Raises Concerns About DC Inmate...→

Prosecutors Claim Avenatti Violated Terms of Temporary Jail Release

Prosecutors Claim Avenatti Violated Terms of Temporary Jail Release

Prosecutors allege celebrity attorney Michael Avenatti may have violated the conditions of his temporary release from jail, CNN reports. In a Sunday filing, pr [...] Read full article: Prosecutors Claim Avenatti Violated Term...→

Gov. Tim Walz is spending Minnesota’s federal COVID-19 money his way, whether the Legislature likes it or not | MinnPost

Gov. Tim Walz is spending Minnesota’s federal COVID-19 money his way, whether the Legislature likes it or not | MinnPost

Senate Republicans have been pushing a bill that would require legislative approval for the spending of federal CARES Act money. Walz opposes that, since the c [...] Read full article: Gov. Tim Walz is spending Minnesota’s fe...→

Fed Lawyer: COVID-19 at Federal Jail Worse Than Reported

Fed Lawyer: COVID-19 at Federal Jail Worse Than Reported

A government lawyer says the true number of COVID-19 infections among inmates at Manhattan’s federal lockup was likely about seven times what the Bureau of Pri [...] Read full article: Fed Lawyer: COVID-19 at Federal Jail Wor...→

Why some smaller hospitals treating lots of COVID patients aren’t getting ‘high-impact’ federal aid

The disparity is going to make it even harder for independent safety-net hospitals that already were teetering on the financial brink to come out of the pandem [...] Read full article: Why some smaller hospitals treating lots...→

Cook County Health narrows CEO field to 12, plans to open another building at jail for COVID-19 response

Cook County Health narrows CEO field to 12, plans to open another building at jail for COVID-19 response

Five of the 12 have already been interviewed, M. Hill Hammock, Chair of Cook County Health’s Board of Directors, said Friday. Read full article: Cook County Health narrows CEO field to ...→

Lake County Jail counselor dies after testing for COVID-19

Lake County Jail counselor dies after testing for COVID-19

A mental health counselor employed by the Lake County Jail has died after being hospitalized for the coronavirus Read full article: Lake County Jail counselor dies after te...→

Some COVID-19 patients are getting bills for testing despite federal CARES Act

Some COVID-19 patients are getting bills for testing despite federal CARES Act

Across the country, people who were tested for coronavirus are suddenly ending up with bills, even though the U.S. government promised Americans they wouldn’t [...] Read full article: Some COVID-19 patients are getting bills...→

Entire jail camp tested for COVID-19 after two more Santa Clara county inmates test positive

Entire jail camp tested for COVID-19 after two more Santa Clara county inmates test positive

Over 300 inmates being tested after two inmates test positive in consecutive days, following another confirmed infection from the weekend. Read full article: Entire jail camp tested for COVID-19 aft...→

Trump Administration to End Federal Support for COVID-19 Testing Sites

Trump Administration to End Federal Support for COVID-19 Testing Sites

As the number of coronavirus infections continues to climb across the country — particularly now in the South and West — the Trump administration is planning t [...] Read full article: Trump Administration to End Federal Supp...→

Judge Grants Compassionate Release To Reputed Mob Enforcer Mario Rainone Due To COVID-19 Concerns

Judge Grants Compassionate Release To Reputed Mob Enforcer Mario Rainone Due To COVID-19 Concerns

Rainone asked for release to home confinement last month, saying prostate cancer, liver disease and heart problems make him susceptible to COVID-19. Read full article: Judge Grants Compassionate Release To Re...→

Many San Diego County farmers excluded from federal COVID-19 relief funds

Farmers who grow San Diego County's most valuable crops may miss out on federal cash for coronavirus-related losses because some of their agriculture products [...] Read full article: Many San Diego County farmers excluded f...→

The Kelly Clarkson Show pays off this year's mortgage for a metro Detroit family hit hard by COVID-19

The Kelly Clarkson Show pays off this year's mortgage for a metro Detroit family hit hard by COVID-19

If you were watching the Kelly Clarkson Show earlier today - you saw a family in Southfield get a life-changing surprise. Read full article: The Kelly Clarkson Show pays off this ye...→

New York State Reports Just 17 New Coronavirus Deaths, Gov. Cuomo Attacks Federal Government’s COVID-19 Policies

New York State Reports Just 17 New Coronavirus Deaths, Gov. Cuomo Attacks Federal Government’s COVID-19 Policies

Gov. Andrew Cuomo delivered positive developments and also took the federal government to task over its handling of the pandemic during his daily media briefin [...] Read full article: New York State Reports Just 17 New Coron...→

'Science by press release': Doctors view COVID-19 drug results with excitement and skepticism

'Science by press release': Doctors view COVID-19 drug results with excitement and skepticism

Results presented in a press release say the steroid dexamathasone may reduce COVID-19 deaths, but doctors want to see the data. Read full article: 'Science by press release': Doctors view...→

335 LASD Employees, 2,585 Jail Inmates Have Tested Positive for COVID-19

335 LASD Employees, 2,585 Jail Inmates Have Tested Positive for COVID-19

The Los Angeles County Sheriff’s Department reported Monday that 335 employees have tested positive for COVID-19 since the coronavirus pandemic began, along wi [...] Read full article: 335 LASD Employees, 2,585 Jail Inmates H...→

PCSO retracts no-bond policy following COVID-19 outbreak at the Pinellas County Jail

PCSO retracts no-bond policy following COVID-19 outbreak at the Pinellas County Jail

In a major reversal, Pinellas County Sheriff Bob Gualtieri retracted his no-bond policy for protesters arrested on non-violent misdemeanors. Read full article: PCSO retracts no-bond policy following C...→

NYPD Commissioner defends cops, trashes jail release plan for freed prisoners - amNewYork

NYPD Commissioner Dermot Shea defended his officers from attacks they have been suffering in the past two weeks Thursday morning while emphasizing he Read full article: NYPD Commissioner defends cops, trashes ...→

Woman Wants Husband’s Release From ICE Facility Due to COVID-19 Concerns

Woman Wants Husband’s Release From ICE Facility Due to COVID-19 Concerns

Lisa Chourabi hasn’t seen her husband since February of this year.  After speaking with immigration attorneys, Chourabi said they lost their appeal and her hus [...] Read full article: Woman Wants Husband’s Release From ICE F...→

City gets $1.13 billion in federal COVID relief, but says more needed

Financial officials warn that funding so far is mostly going to pay out of-pocket health costs and does not cover revenue losses. Read full article: City gets $1.13 billion in federal COVID...→

State Lawmakers Would Spare K-12 Schools COVID-19 Budget Cuts If Federal Aid Is On The Way

State Lawmakers Would Spare K-12 Schools COVID-19 Budget Cuts If Federal Aid Is On The Way

In an unusual move to reach a consensus early, California Assembly and Senate leaders have announced they have agreed on a state budget that would rescind all [...] Read full article: State Lawmakers Would Spare K-12 Schools...→

Officials in Collin County reported 19 new cases of COVID-19 Saturday, raising t [...]

Officials in Collin County reported 19 new cases of COVID-19 Saturday, raising t [...]

Officials in Collin County reported 19 new cases of COVID-19 Saturday, raising the countywide total to 1,297. Read full article: Officials in Collin County reported 19 n...→

Tarrant County Sheriff's Office Addresses Suicide, Birth And COVID-19 Death At Jail - All Within Last Month

Tarrant County Sheriff's Office Addresses Suicide, Birth And COVID-19 Death At Jail - All Within Last Month

The Tarrant County Sheriff's Office took to Facebook Thursday to address recent incidents at the jail within the last month, and one of those events caused the [...] Read full article: Tarrant County Sheriff's Office Addresse...→

U.S. mayors plead for cash, COVID-19 help from federal government

The federal government must accept a bigger role in the coronavirus response, U.S. mayors told Congress Friday, pleading with lawmakers for a cash infusion bef [...] Read full article: U.S. mayors plead for cash, COVID-19 hel...→

Lovell Federal Health Care Center to host town hall June 3; COVID-19 pandemic response part of discussion

Lovell Federal Health Care Center to host town hall June 3; COVID-19 pandemic response part of discussion

All are invited to participate in the Captain James A. Lovell Federal Health Care Center's next Community Tele-Town Hall Wednesday, June 3. Read full article: Lovell Federal Health Care Center to hos...→

81 percent of COVID-19 patients on cruise were asymptomatic, study says, raising concerns on lifting lockdown

81 percent of COVID-19 patients on cruise were asymptomatic, study says, raising concerns on lifting lockdown

A new study has revealed that more than 80 percent of passengers and crew members on a cruise ship that contracted COVID-19 were asymptomatic. Read full article: 81 percent of COVID-19 patients on cruis...→

Massachusetts legislators look to offer stimulus checks for undocumented taxpayers denied federal relief

Massachusetts legislators look to offer stimulus checks for undocumented taxpayers denied federal relief

The new measure would seek to provide undocumented taxpayers with funds they were denied in the government's recent $2.2 trillion stimulus package. Read full article: Massachusetts legislators look to offer ...→

Courts Try To Fast Track Release Of 1000s Of Low-Risk Inmates Amid COVID-19 Outbreak

Courts Try To Fast Track Release Of 1000s Of Low-Risk Inmates Amid COVID-19 Outbreak

Gov. Gavin Newsom said Wednesday that the state hopes to expedite the release of several thousand low-risk inmates at state prisons such as San Quentin that ha [...] Read full article: Courts Try To Fast Track Release Of 1000...→

Trump Administration to End Federal Support for COVID-19 Testing Sites

Trump Administration to End Federal Support for COVID-19 Testing Sites

As the number of coronavirus infections continues to climb across the country — particularly now in the South and West — the Trump administration is planning t [...] Read full article: Trump Administration to End Federal Supp...→

2 inmates at Livingston County Jail test positive for COVID-19

2 inmates at Livingston County Jail test positive for COVID-19

HOWELL (WXYZ) — Two jail inmates in Livingston County have tested positive for COVID-19, according to the Livingston County sheriff.... RELATED: Website: Michi [...] Read full article: 2 inmates at Livingston County Jail test...→

Protesters rally at Atlanta jail, demand release of woman accused in Wendy’s arson

Protesters rally at Atlanta jail, demand release of woman accused in Wendy’s arson

Protesters on Tuesday night gathered outside the Fulton County Jail in Atlanta demanding the release of the woman accused of setting fire to the Wendy's restau [...] Read full article: Protesters rally at Atlanta jail, demand...→

EXCLUSIVE: Three Mexican Federal Judges Considering Gulf Cartel Boss' Release Unmasked

EXCLUSIVE: Three Mexican Federal Judges Considering Gulf Cartel Boss' Release Unmasked

Three Mexican federal appellate judges issued a ruling potentially leading to the release of a top leader with the Gulf Cartel. Read full article: EXCLUSIVE: Three Mexican Federal Judges ...→

Judge Grants Compassionate Release To Reputed Mob Enforcer Mario Rainone Due To COVID-19 Concerns

Judge Grants Compassionate Release To Reputed Mob Enforcer Mario Rainone Due To COVID-19 Concerns

Rainone asked for release to home confinement last month, saying prostate cancer, liver disease and heart problems make him susceptible to COVID-19. Read full article: Judge Grants Compassionate Release To Re...→

Many San Diego County farmers excluded from federal COVID-19 relief funds

Farmers who grow San Diego County's most valuable crops may miss out on federal cash for coronavirus-related losses because some of their agriculture products [...] Read full article: Many San Diego County farmers excluded f...→

19 Tarrant County Jail Inmates, 7 Workers Test Positive For COVID-19

19 Tarrant County Jail Inmates, 7 Workers Test Positive For COVID-19

Out of 4,444 inmates in the Tarrant County Jail’s three facilities, 19 have tested positive for the coronavirus as of Monday.  Read full article: 19 Tarrant County Jail Inmates, 7 Worker...→

Appeals court upholds federal judge’s coronavirus orders at Cook County Jail

Appeals court upholds federal judge’s coronavirus orders at Cook County Jail

The 7th Circuit Court of Appeals denied most of a motion filed by Sheriff Tom Dart, asking the court to pause the preliminary injunction ordered by U.S. Distri [...] Read full article: Appeals court upholds federal judge’s co...→

Kane County Board ready to ditch task force overseeing federal COVID relief funds

Kane County Board ready to ditch task force overseeing federal COVID relief funds

A growing number of Kane County Board members are preparing to abandon the official task force created to determine how to spend the $93 million in federal COV [...] Read full article: Kane County Board ready to ditch task fo...→

The Kelly Clarkson Show pays off this year's mortgage for a metro Detroit family hit hard by COVID-19

The Kelly Clarkson Show pays off this year's mortgage for a metro Detroit family hit hard by COVID-19

If you were watching the Kelly Clarkson Show earlier today - you saw a family in Southfield get a life-changing surprise. Read full article: The Kelly Clarkson Show pays off this ye...→

First Positive COVID-19 Tests Confirmed in Collin County Jail

First Positive COVID-19 Tests Confirmed in Collin County Jail

Three staff members and one inmate at the Collin County Detention Facility tested positive for COVID-19. Read full article: First Positive COVID-19 Tests Confirmed ...→

New York State Reports Just 17 New Coronavirus Deaths, Gov. Cuomo Attacks Federal Government’s COVID-19 Policies

New York State Reports Just 17 New Coronavirus Deaths, Gov. Cuomo Attacks Federal Government’s COVID-19 Policies

Gov. Andrew Cuomo delivered positive developments and also took the federal government to task over its handling of the pandemic during his daily media briefin [...] Read full article: New York State Reports Just 17 New Coron...→

Business owners with criminal records sue after being denied COVID-19 funds

Business owners with criminal records sue after being denied COVID-19 funds

A group of business owners caught up in the criminal justice system sued the Trump administration this week over its policy of not disbursing funds for small b [...] Read full article: Business owners with criminal records su...→

'Science by press release': Doctors view COVID-19 drug results with excitement and skepticism

'Science by press release': Doctors view COVID-19 drug results with excitement and skepticism

Results presented in a press release say the steroid dexamathasone may reduce COVID-19 deaths, but doctors want to see the data. Read full article: 'Science by press release': Doctors view...→

2,587 Jail Inmates Test Positive for COVID-19

2,587 Jail Inmates Test Positive for COVID-19

The Los Angeles County Sheriff’s Department reported Tuesday that 339 employees have tested positive for COVID-19 since the coronavirus pandemic began, along w [...] Read full article: 2,587 Jail Inmates Test Positive for COV...→

Attorney: Feds Jail and Release ‘Wrong Person’ in NYPD Arson

Attorney: Feds Jail and Release ‘Wrong Person’ in NYPD Arson

A homeless man charged with setting fire to an unmarked New York City police car was released from federal custody Monday after his defense attorney said autho [...] Read full article: Attorney: Feds Jail and Release ‘Wrong P...→

335 LASD Employees, 2,585 Jail Inmates Have Tested Positive for COVID-19

335 LASD Employees, 2,585 Jail Inmates Have Tested Positive for COVID-19

The Los Angeles County Sheriff’s Department reported Monday that 335 employees have tested positive for COVID-19 since the coronavirus pandemic began, along wi [...] Read full article: 335 LASD Employees, 2,585 Jail Inmates H...→

Former Northwestern Professor Charged With Murder Denied Release From Jail To Do COVID-19 Research

Former Northwestern Professor Charged With Murder Denied Release From Jail To Do COVID-19 Research

A judge says a former Northwestern professor and microbiologist accused of a gruesome murder will not be released from jail. He is trying to get out, saying he [...] Read full article: Former Northwestern Professor Charged Wi...→

PCSO retracts no-bond policy following COVID-19 outbreak at the Pinellas County Jail

PCSO retracts no-bond policy following COVID-19 outbreak at the Pinellas County Jail

In a major reversal, Pinellas County Sheriff Bob Gualtieri retracted his no-bond policy for protesters arrested on non-violent misdemeanors. Read full article: PCSO retracts no-bond policy following C...→

Major Discrepancies Between Federal And State Data on COVID-19 Infections, Deaths In Nursing Homes

Major Discrepancies Between Federal And State Data on COVID-19 Infections, Deaths In Nursing Homes

In the fight against the novel coronavirus, nursing homes have been considered a battleground that can’t be ignored. Inside, nursing home staff and administrat [...] Read full article: Major Discrepancies Between Federal And ...→

NYPD Commissioner defends cops, trashes jail release plan for freed prisoners - amNewYork

NYPD Commissioner Dermot Shea defended his officers from attacks they have been suffering in the past two weeks Thursday morning while emphasizing he Read full article: NYPD Commissioner defends cops, trashes ...→

Will County Jail reports first case of COVID-19 among inmates

Will County Jail reports first case of COVID-19 among inmates

The man never came into contact with the general jail population, the sheriff’s office said. Read full article: Will County Jail reports first case of C...→

Woman Wants Husband’s Release From ICE Facility Due to COVID-19 Concerns

Woman Wants Husband’s Release From ICE Facility Due to COVID-19 Concerns

Lisa Chourabi hasn’t seen her husband since February of this year.  After speaking with immigration attorneys, Chourabi said they lost their appeal and her hus [...] Read full article: Woman Wants Husband’s Release From ICE F...→

COVID-19 Raises Concerns About DC Inmates in Federal Prison Hot Spots

COVID-19 Raises Concerns About DC Inmates in Federal Prison Hot Spots

Nearly 3,000 men convicted of felonies in Washington, D.C., are under a prison lockdown order, and nearly 100 are serving their time in COVID-19 hot spots in t [...] Read full article: COVID-19 Raises Concerns About DC Inmate...→

City gets $1.13 billion in federal COVID relief, but says more needed

Financial officials warn that funding so far is mostly going to pay out of-pocket health costs and does not cover revenue losses. Read full article: City gets $1.13 billion in federal COVID...→

Prosecutors Claim Avenatti Violated Terms of Temporary Jail Release

Prosecutors Claim Avenatti Violated Terms of Temporary Jail Release

Prosecutors allege celebrity attorney Michael Avenatti may have violated the conditions of his temporary release from jail, CNN reports. In a Sunday filing, pr [...] Read full article: Prosecutors Claim Avenatti Violated Term...→

State Lawmakers Would Spare K-12 Schools COVID-19 Budget Cuts If Federal Aid Is On The Way

State Lawmakers Would Spare K-12 Schools COVID-19 Budget Cuts If Federal Aid Is On The Way

In an unusual move to reach a consensus early, California Assembly and Senate leaders have announced they have agreed on a state budget that would rescind all [...] Read full article: State Lawmakers Would Spare K-12 Schools...→

Gov. Tim Walz is spending Minnesota’s federal COVID-19 money his way, whether the Legislature likes it or not | MinnPost

Gov. Tim Walz is spending Minnesota’s federal COVID-19 money his way, whether the Legislature likes it or not | MinnPost

Senate Republicans have been pushing a bill that would require legislative approval for the spending of federal CARES Act money. Walz opposes that, since the c [...] Read full article: Gov. Tim Walz is spending Minnesota’s fe...→

Fed Lawyer: COVID-19 at Federal Jail Worse Than Reported

Fed Lawyer: COVID-19 at Federal Jail Worse Than Reported

A government lawyer says the true number of COVID-19 infections among inmates at Manhattan’s federal lockup was likely about seven times what the Bureau of Pri [...] Read full article: Fed Lawyer: COVID-19 at Federal Jail Wor...→

Officials in Collin County reported 19 new cases of COVID-19 Saturday, raising t [...]

Officials in Collin County reported 19 new cases of COVID-19 Saturday, raising t [...]

Officials in Collin County reported 19 new cases of COVID-19 Saturday, raising the countywide total to 1,297. Read full article: Officials in Collin County reported 19 n...→

Why some smaller hospitals treating lots of COVID patients aren’t getting ‘high-impact’ federal aid

The disparity is going to make it even harder for independent safety-net hospitals that already were teetering on the financial brink to come out of the pandem [...] Read full article: Why some smaller hospitals treating lots...→

Tarrant County Sheriff's Office Addresses Suicide, Birth And COVID-19 Death At Jail - All Within Last Month

Tarrant County Sheriff's Office Addresses Suicide, Birth And COVID-19 Death At Jail - All Within Last Month

The Tarrant County Sheriff's Office took to Facebook Thursday to address recent incidents at the jail within the last month, and one of those events caused the [...] Read full article: Tarrant County Sheriff's Office Addresse...→

Cook County Health narrows CEO field to 12, plans to open another building at jail for COVID-19 response

Cook County Health narrows CEO field to 12, plans to open another building at jail for COVID-19 response

Five of the 12 have already been interviewed, M. Hill Hammock, Chair of Cook County Health’s Board of Directors, said Friday. Read full article: Cook County Health narrows CEO field to ...→

U.S. mayors plead for cash, COVID-19 help from federal government

The federal government must accept a bigger role in the coronavirus response, U.S. mayors told Congress Friday, pleading with lawmakers for a cash infusion bef [...] Read full article: U.S. mayors plead for cash, COVID-19 hel...→

Lake County Jail counselor dies after testing for COVID-19

Lake County Jail counselor dies after testing for COVID-19

A mental health counselor employed by the Lake County Jail has died after being hospitalized for the coronavirus Read full article: Lake County Jail counselor dies after te...→

Lovell Federal Health Care Center to host town hall June 3; COVID-19 pandemic response part of discussion

Lovell Federal Health Care Center to host town hall June 3; COVID-19 pandemic response part of discussion

All are invited to participate in the Captain James A. Lovell Federal Health Care Center's next Community Tele-Town Hall Wednesday, June 3. Read full article: Lovell Federal Health Care Center to hos...→

Some COVID-19 patients are getting bills for testing despite federal CARES Act

Some COVID-19 patients are getting bills for testing despite federal CARES Act

Across the country, people who were tested for coronavirus are suddenly ending up with bills, even though the U.S. government promised Americans they wouldn’t [...] Read full article: Some COVID-19 patients are getting bills...→

81 percent of COVID-19 patients on cruise were asymptomatic, study says, raising concerns on lifting lockdown

81 percent of COVID-19 patients on cruise were asymptomatic, study says, raising concerns on lifting lockdown

A new study has revealed that more than 80 percent of passengers and crew members on a cruise ship that contracted COVID-19 were asymptomatic. Read full article: 81 percent of COVID-19 patients on cruis...→

Entire jail camp tested for COVID-19 after two more Santa Clara county inmates test positive

Entire jail camp tested for COVID-19 after two more Santa Clara county inmates test positive

Over 300 inmates being tested after two inmates test positive in consecutive days, following another confirmed infection from the weekend. Read full article: Entire jail camp tested for COVID-19 aft...→

Massachusetts legislators look to offer stimulus checks for undocumented taxpayers denied federal relief

Massachusetts legislators look to offer stimulus checks for undocumented taxpayers denied federal relief

The new measure would seek to provide undocumented taxpayers with funds they were denied in the government's recent $2.2 trillion stimulus package. Read full article: Massachusetts legislators look to offer ...→