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Defendant with COVID-19 infection denied early release (access required)

A defendant who had a “violent and dangerous past” and has tested positive for COVID-19 did not demonstrate “extraordinary and compelling” circumstances warranting early release given his minor symptoms, the need to protect the public at large and the absence of any showing that early release would protect other inmates. Background Clinton Rumley is currently housed at ...