April 3, 2020

In the News

State Supreme Court shoots down ACLU petition that sought the mass release of county jail inmates amid coronavirus pandemic
While acknowledging that a potential COVID-19 outbreak in county jails "poses an undeniable threat to the health of inmates," the state Supreme Court on Friday denied an emergency petition for mass release of prisoners filed by the Pennsylvania American Civil Liberties Union on behalf of a Lehigh County inmate and others.
The Morning Call
by Laurie Mason Schroeder