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Inmates report dangerous practices inside the Texas prison with the most coronavirus deaths

The Wynne Unit in Huntsville has had at least 10 deaths connected to the new coronavirus. In letters, inmates said conditions were unsanitary and disorganized, and sick men often went untested.

Texas Department of Criminal Justice William G. McConnell Unit at Chase Field in Beeville.

Deaths add up

“It is a constant shuffle”

A letter from a Wynne Unit inmate from May 2020 describing conditions inside the lockup during the coronavirus pandemic.
A letter from a Wynne Unit inmate from May 2020 describing conditions inside the lockup during the coronavirus pandemic.

Sick and uncounted

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