US defence lawyers say ‘jails are ticking time bombs’, urge prisoners’ release amid virus fear

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Inmates walk in San Quentin state prison in San Quentin, California, US, June 8, 2012. REUTERS/Lucy Nicholson/Files Comparing crowded US jails to ?ticking time bombs,? defence lawyers are urging law enforcement officials to release more defendants on bail while they await trial amid the coronavirus pandemic ? an approach that has already been adopted by San Francisco and Philadelphia.

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