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Correctional facilities struggle to keep inmates safe from COVID-19

Moose Lake Correctional Facility yard in Northern Minnesota.

Julia Baron

May 21, 2020

As the spread of COVID-19 has permeated virtually every aspect of life, there is one place where it seems, without mitigation, the influx of the virus is inevitable: prisons. Housed in close quarters, and exposed to others, not only in cells, but also in showers and cafeterias, and through the use of...

Cosby sentencing sends strong message of accountability

Cosby leaves the courthouse during a trial day this summer.

Ellie Nowakowski, Rubicon TV Producer

September 27, 2018

60 allegations and found guilty on three accounts, once beloved actor Bill Cosby has been sentenced to 3-10 years in state prison without bail. The ruling seems completely inadequate for Cosby's offences, both proven and not.