Biden Legal Team Decides Inmates Must Return to Prison After Covid Emergency

When the pandemic ends, thousands in home confinement will be recalled unless Congress acts or Biden issues mass commutations. The Metropolitan Detention Center, a federal prison in Brooklyn. About 4,000 nonviolent inmates were released to home confinement to reduce the risk of spreading Covid-19.Credit…Stephen Speranza for The New York Times July 19, 2021 WASHINGTON — […]