COVID-19 prisoner releases are not a matter of mercy, but of justice

An inmate is pictured as members of Honduran Army distribute protective face masks and gel to inmates at Tamara prison as part of the government measures to stop the spreading of coronavirus disease (COVID-19), on the outskirts of Tegucigalpa, Honduras March 27, 2020. REUTERS/Jorge Cabrera     TPX IMAGES OF THE DAY - RC2HSF9KN2NF

Prisoners have been locked in cells and denied visits. Image: REUTERS/Jorge Cabrera

Kieran Oberman
Senior Lecturer in Political Theory, University of Edinburgh
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