Coronavirus and Mass Incarceration: Why Inmates are Safer in Prison
1 Pages Posted: 28 May 2020
Date Written: May 28, 2020
Despite claims by anti-mass-incarceration advocates attempting to use coronavirus to argue for early release, evidence shows that inmates are significantly more safe in prison than set free.
Keywords: Coronavirus, COVID-19, Early release, Prison reform, Racial disparity, Criminal justice reform, Mass incarceration, Release from prison
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