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COVID-19 Vaccine Process Begins in Federal Bureau of Prisons

The federal prisons have begun to administer the covid-19 vaccine to inmates. How does the affect the 3582 motions?

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Memorandum Opposes Extending Home Confinement After Covid-19

Extending home confinement past the COVID-19 pandemic is a blurry legal line.

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COVID Reinfection in Federal Prisons and Compassionate Release

Evidence about COVID-19 reinfection is starting to appear. Find out more about what this means for federal inmates here.

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CNN: COVID-19 has killed more U.S. Law Enforcement Than Any Other Cause

CNN Reports that COVID-19 has killed more police officers this year than any other cause. It’s time for the prosecutors to be pro-law enforcement.

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The Mishandling of the Pandemic within US Prisons

Both Federal and State prisons are mishandling the pandemic that is being caused by the novel coronavirus due to prison conditions.

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COVID-19

Wait Time Before Filing Covid-19 Relief Motion

Many of you will be able to use the text of 18 USC § 3582(c)(1)(A) in order to file your motions after 30 days of reaching out to the BOP.

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COVID-19

Covid-19 Relief Granted in US v. Ladson

In Ladson, the Eastern District of Pennsylvania granted a compassionate release for a person seeking covid-19 relief.

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Important COVID-19 3582 Ruling: United States vs. Kelly

United States vs. Kelly is important because he had no CDC risk factors and was seeking to bypass his administrative remedies.

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COVID-19

BOP Outlines CARES Act/Home Confinement Guidelines

On April 22, 2020, the Acting Assistant Director of the Correctional Programs Division and the Assistant Director of the Reentry Services Division for the BOP released a memorandum in regard to placing inmates on home confinement due to the COVID-19 pandemic. This memorandum introduced some new guidelines to the previously existing order.

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COVID-19

Attorney General Barr Memo: CARES Act & Covid-19

The Barr memorandum is a follow-up to the March Memorandum regarding the implementation of the CARES Act as it relates home confinement.

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