Resource: ACLU Sues to Protect People Incarcerated in a Private Prison from COVID-19


May 8, 2020

The American Civil Liberties Union, the ACLU of Arizona, and law firm Perkins Coie LLP filed a federal lawsuit today against the warden of a private prison run by CoreCivic, the United States Marshals Service, and the Bureau of Prisons. The suit demanded that the defendants ensure that the facility comply with public health guidelines to protect incarcerated people from the threat of COVID-19.