SC to tackle Duterte’s medical records, release of prisoners in 1st online special session
Health

SC to tackle Duterte’s medical records, release of prisoners in 1st online special session

The Supreme Court building in Manila. April 21, 2014. Jonathan Cellona, ABS-CBN News MANILA – For the first time in history, Philippine Supreme Court magistrates will hold a virtual special en banc session on Friday to discuss petitions seeking the release of prisoners and President Rodrigo Duterte’s medical records. “Atty. Ed Aricheta, the Clerk of […]

An African American man in a suit speaks to the podium, he is Erik Hooks of DPS and he's talking about releasing inmates from NC prisons early because of COVID-19 at a briefing.
Health

COVID-19: some prison inmates get early release

Fewer inmates will be sleeping in prison beds as the Department of Public Safety begins early release for certain eligible inmates to reduce the prison population and prevent the spread of COVID-19. By Taylor Knopf State prison officials are reviewing early release for certain, nonviolent inmates who are considered high-risk for COVID-19 complications and those […]

Coronavirus update: British Open cancelled, Federal Government to release COVID-19 modelling
Health

Coronavirus update: British Open cancelled, Federal Government to release COVID-19 modelling

Updated April 07, 2020 05:28:10 Photo: The Federal Government will today make public the scientific projections of the spread of coronavirus in Australia. (Supplied: St Vincent’s Hospital) The Federal Government will today make public the scientific projections of the spread of coronavirus in Australia. The modelling is expected to assess the impact of the Government’s […]

Coronavirus update: Americans told to brace for their 'Pearl Harbor moment', Boris Johnson taken to hospital, Queen gives rare message, Abu Bakar Bashir wants jail release
Health

Coronavirus update: Americans told to brace for their ‘Pearl Harbor moment’, Boris Johnson taken to hospital, Queen gives rare message, Abu Bakar Bashir wants jail release

Updated April 06, 2020 08:07:22 Photo: New York is the hardest-hit state. (Reuters: Jeenah Moon) Americans have been told to prepare for a generation-defining level of tragedy in the coming days, Boris Johnson has been taken to hospital due to his COVID-19 symptoms, and the Queen says she hopes the crisis will prove this generation […]

St. James Plaindealer - St. James, MN
Health

Press release from Watonwan County Public Health – News – St. James Plaindealer – St. James, MN

Monday Mar 30, 2020 at 11:17 AM The Minnesota Department of Health (MDH) has confirmed its first positive case of novel coronavirus, COVID-19, in Watonwan County. An individual in their 60s who is currently recovering at home under isolation and has not had recent travel.  MDH is working with the infected person identifying and contacting all […]

Massachusetts DPH asks cities, towns not to release coronavirus numbers - News - The Enterprise, Brockton, MA
Health

Massachusetts DPH asks cities, towns not to release coronavirus numbers – News – The Enterprise, Brockton, MA

Communities may be getting a mixed message from the state, with Health and Human Services Secretary Marylou Sudders saying local boards of health could release such information shortly after the Department of Public Health asked them not to. The Massachusetts Department of Public Health, which only releases the number of people who have contracted or […]