IWOC-Milwaukee in the Media 2020

December

Evers: State Faces $600 Million Criminal Justice Reform Question by Ben Prostine (The La Crosse Independent. Dec. 18)

Hunger strikes and other tactics emerge from Wisconsin prisons by Isiah Holmes (Wisconsin Examiner. Dec. 11.)

Prison Dispatch: 14 Dead, 14 Mass Outbreaks by Ben Prostine (The La Crosse Independent. Dec. 9)

November

Wisconsin Governor Urged to Release Inmates from COVID-19 ‘Death Sentences’ by Arvind Dilawar (The Progressive. Nov. 30.)

Prison Dispatch: COVID Outbreaks, Hunger Strikes, and Protests by Ben Prostine (The La Crosse Independent. Nov. 23)

Suicide Crisis In Prisons Compounded By COVID-19, Lack Of Health Care by Arvind Dilawar (Shadowproof. Nov. 16)

October

“I Didn’t Come Here On A Death Sentence”: COVID-19 Comes to Wisconsin’s Prisons by Ben Prostine (The La Crosse Independent. Oct. 30)

Five inmates have died from COVID-19 in Wisconsin prisons, Department of Corrections reports by Natalie Brophy and Rory Linnane (Appleton Post-Crescent. Oct. 30)

COVID-19 has infected more than 2,900 people in Wisconsin’s prisons. Should certain inmates be released to stop the spread? by Chris Mueller (Appleton Post-Crescent. Oct. 20)

August

Evers Hasn’t Issued Any Health-Based Clemency To Wisconsin Prisoners Despite Coronavirus Pandemic by Joy Powers (WUWM. Aug. 27)

‘No One Is Allowed Out’: How COVID-19 Is Spreading Throughout Wisconsin Prisons by Arvind Dilawar (The Progressive. Aug. 18)

Evers denies clemency to inmates as high heat, COVID risks raise health concerns by Rory Linnane (Milwaukee Journal Sentinel. Aug. 11)