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TJP Points to the COVID-Jail-Community Connection

Jan 12th, 2021 | Category: In The News

This CNN story highlights the tragic death of Raul Rodriguez due to COVID-19. TX Jail Project has publicized his family’s outcry about not being notified of his illness. Also, TJP executive director Krish Gundu speaks about the spread of COVID from jails to communities and how  “staff …coming in and out facilities and then mingling with their home communities, have been “super vectors” for the virus,” said Gundu.

https://www.cbs58.com/news/jails-and-prisons-were-hit-hard-by-covid-19-and-experts-say-they-need-to-be-prioritized-for-the-vaccines

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