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Former D.C. inmates use virtual meetings for support, encouragement as they adjust to life outside prison

Monday, July 13, 2020

Most of the men were released under a D.C. law that allows judges to free certain longtime prisoners who committed serious crimes when they were under age 18. The coronavirus pandemic has led to a burst of activity under the law — nine men released in the past four months — but it also means those men have stepped into a world where traditional support and education programs have been upended by the pandemic and even the ability to see family and friends may be limited. Read more HERE