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Newsom pressed to release youth from state custody amid COVID outbreak

AMID A COVID outbreak, some are calling on Gov. Gavin Newsom to release from the state’s four juvenile facilities adjudicated youth who are within six months of their parole date and those with medical concerns. Of the 640 youth currently being held, 175 recently tested positive for COVID-19, the highest infection rate since the correctional institutions reported […]