Get all the latest news on coronavirus and more delivered daily to your inbox. Sign up here.Ohio Gov. Mike DeWine suggested to the courts on Tuesday that they release 167 inmates to free up space in the state’s prisons and prevent the spread of coronavirus throughout correctional facilities.All of the inmates being recommended to the Correctional Institution Inspection Committee (CIIC) for early release are either 90 days away from their release date and in minimum-security prisons, or are 60 years or older with at least one chronic health condition that would make them more susceptible to contracting COVID-19, DeWine said during a news conference.OHIO GOV DEWINE: ‘I DON’T THINK ANYBODY KNOWS’ WHEN CORONAVIRUS RESTRICTIONS WILL BE LIFTEDInmates who have committed violent crimes such as sex offenses, murders, kidnapping, acts of terrorism, ethnic intimidation or domestic violence abuses did not qualify for early release under Ohio’s Overcrowding Emergency statute, leaving 141 inmates eligible.All of the inmates who qualified were expected to be released from prison on or before July 13.DeWine explained that these particular prisoners live in facilities with “open bays” that house between 80 and 300 people in a large open room. In addition, inmates sleep in bunks with 3 feet or less of space


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