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Lompoc Prison Medical Inspection Reveals ‘Serious Deficiencies’ in COVID Response
A doctor finds evidence of poor health care for inmates and staff refusing to wear masks.
Why Did Lompoc Prison Explode with COVID?
Federal inspectors point to bad policies and poor leadership.
Family of Lompoc Inmate Found Dead Demands Answers
Mamoudou Kaba, 24, was found unresponsive Sunday morning.
22 Days Inside Lompoc Prison’s COVID-19 ‘Hellhole’
Dr. Omid Souresrafil writes declaration describing “medieval” treatment by “dysfunctional, apathetic, and irresponsible staff.”
Senators Demand Answers as Another Lompoc Inmate Dies of COVID
Senate Judiciary Committee puts the Bureau of Prisons director on the hot seat.
More Suffering and Death at Lompoc Prison Racked with COVID-19
One man died in his bunk this week, and another is now in the ICU.
Third Inmate Dies as Families Protest Against Lompoc Prison COVID Conditions
A local religious leader decried a lack of “basic human decency” among prison officials.
ACLU Sues Lompoc Prison for Botched COVID-19 Response
Delays and failures have created a “medical and humanitarian crisis,” the organization says.