Dozens of Texans Died of COVID-19 in Prison Despite Being Granted Parole, Report Finds

Thursday, June 17, 2021

A new report shows that dozens of Texans have died in prison from COVID-19 despite already being granted parole. Within a year of the coronavirus pandemic, 18 people who had been approved for parole died with the virus before while still in prison, according to a report released Thursday from the University of Texas at Austin's Lyndon B. Johnson School of Public Affairs.

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