Federal judges in Alabama and Ohio granted temporary orders protecting access to abortion. A similar order in Texas was halted by the 5th Circuit.
New York City owns and operates a public cemetery on Hart Island, which has been tended by prison labor. Now prisoners are being asked to dig mass graves.
Delivery workers say they lack clear guidance as to what to do if they are exposed to the coronavirus or how they will be compensated if they get sick.
Women at a Louisiana ICE detention center are using video visitation software to communicate their fears of contracting the coronavirus.
“You don’t want to give us parole, let us go home. Give us court dates so that we can attend our court proceedings,” one of the women said of ICE.