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Norton Asks Bureau of Prisons to Share Information on D.C. Residents Leaving Custody and Returning to Community

Tuesday, April 20, 2021

Congresswoman Eleanor Holmes Norton (D-DC) wrote the Director of the Federal Bureau of Prisons (BOP) to request that BOP provide information on District of Columbia residents leaving BOP custody so that the District can help with reentry into the community. Alternatively, Norton requested that if BOP continues to take the position that providing this information would violate the Privacy Act, inmates be provided a waiver form to sign before their release. Read more HERE.