Austin: Activists Protest Jail Conditions and High Bails, Demand Inmates’ Release

By Josefina Morales This Monday, activists in Austin gathered at the Travis County Courthouse to bring attention to inhumane conditions prisoners are facing in local jails, exacerbated by the COVID-19 pandemic, demanding that judges immediately release all eligible prisoners as a COVID outbreak hits the Travis County Correctional Complex located in Del Valle. The action was organized by Red Aid, a group which fights for … Continue reading Austin: Activists Protest Jail Conditions and High Bails, Demand Inmates’ Release