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Oklahoma state prisons

The Texoma Report 7-23-2020

Jul 24, 2020

Oklahoma schools will not have a mask mandate or really any public safety requirements from the state when they go back in the fall. 

More than 500 people incarcerated in Oklahoma state prisons have died from COVID-19. Prisoners are more than five times likely to die of the virus.

The Texoma Report 7-13-2020

Jul 13, 2020

COVID-19 in Oklahoma State prisons by State Impact's Quinton Chandler. The Texas Attorney General's reponse to the US Discrict Court's ruling on a Texas election law. The long-running Woody Guthrie Festival in Okema goes virtual. Oklahoma Department of Education's Joy Hoffmeister comments on safety in our public schools following the death of a local 13-year-old girl due to COVID-19. And Lawton City Council places a new public safety mandate on all city buildings.