National Lawyers Guild San Francisco releases letter calling for inmate protections at Santa Rita Jail amid COVID-19

Alameda County Santa Rita Jail
Lisi Ludwig/Senior Staff
According to the letter, which was written anonymously by a group of attorneys and legal workers, more than 200 inmates at Santa Rita Jail have tested positive for the coronavirus since April.

Several months after COVID-19 reached Santa Rita Jail, National Lawyers Guild San Francisco released a letter Oct. 2 that called for Alameda County officials to protect inmates against the disease and ensure safer living conditions.
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