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El Paso County Inmates Sue Colorado Sheriff Over Lack of Coronavirus Prevention Measures

Jail cell; image by Ichigo121212, via Pixaby, CC0.

Inmates say they did not even provide face masks until the coronavirus spread through the facility. Inmates at El Paso County Jail in Colorado have filed a lawsuit against the local sheriff, alleging the facility’s staff risked the inmates’ lives by failing to provide adequate protection against the novel coronavirus. According to The Denver Post, … Read more

Incoming El Paso district legal professional makes prosecutors reapply for jobs; about 40 reportedly terminated

Yvonne Rosales

EL PASO, Texas – Although the El Paso District Attorney election was decided back in July, the lost candidate from that race reappeared on Wednesday in a high-profile video posted online. On his Facebook account, Assistant District Attorney James Montoya announced that he was leaving the prosecutor’s office and then cited several concerns. In particular, … Read more