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Coronavirus: 1,000 Texas inmates test positive in one federal prison, report says

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More than 1,000 inmates in a Texas federal prison have tested positive for the coronavirus, according to a new report.
A federal prison in Seagoville has seen 1,072 …

More than 1,000 inmates in a Texas federal prison have tested positive for the coronavirus, according to a new report.
A federal prison in Seagoville has seen 1,072 positive cases of coronavirus — well over half of its nearly 1,800 inmate population, NBC DFW reported. No prison in the country has reported more infections.
Texas has continued to see its coronavirus response deteriorate, with the state recording around 15,000 new cases on Friday, with almost 320,000 total cases as of Saturday. The infection has continued to rapidly spread, and the problem of protecting prisoners has not been an easy one.

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