May 13, 2021
Health News

Louisiana prisons hastily pull plug on resuming family visits during coronavirus – NOLA.com

Louisiana prisons had been preparing for about a month to resume family visits during Thanksgiving week, after suspending them eight months ago. But prison officials hastily pulled back on those plans, saying family visits would no longer take place.
The prison system was worried about the rising COVID-19 infection rate in Louisianas free population, spokesman Ken Pastorick said. The infection rate within the prison system had been lower in recent weeks, but officials concluded it was not safe to…

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