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Many Texas prisoners have been approved for parole but can't walk free yet. Advocates say coronavirus should change that.

Relatives of Texas prisoners approved for parole question why their loved ones have to stay in disease-prone facilities while completing programs they say could be done virtually and from home.

Prisoners work outdoors at the Dr. Lane Murray Unit, a women's prison that's part of the Texas Department of Criminal Justice.
Stephen Shane Smith and wife Stacey Smith.

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