Michigan prisons

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For the first time in more than a year, visitors will be allowed at Michigan prisons.

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Citizens for Prison Reform released a report this week calling for the decreased use of solitary confinement in Michigan prisons.

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Michigan continued a trend last year of fewer felons returning to prison for committing new crimes for violating the terms of their parole. That’s according to the Michigan Department of Corrections’ tracking of parolees for three year after they’ve been released.

A Michigan Department of Corrections employee died yesterday from COVID-19.