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Oklahoma inmates tense as prisons become COVID-19 hotbeds

Covid-19 is pushing the state Pardon and Parole Board to consider ways to speed up its work recommending people for early release.


Twenty-one people leave prison after Gov. Fallin commutes drug-related sentencesĀ 

The 21 people released were helped through a months-long commutation process by advocacy group Oklahomans for Criminal Justice Reform.