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Warning that coronavirus cases could rise, ACLU sues O.C. sheriff to free more inmates

Los Angeles Times, May 1, 2020

May 1, 2020

Warning that coronavirus cases could rise, ACLU sues O.C. sheriff to free more inmates

In seeking a federal judge’s order to force changes in the jails, the ACLU cited an opinion by Daniel Parker, a UC Irvine assistant professor of public health and epidemiology, who warned that the number of coronavirus cases in the jails could quadruple by next week without immediate action.