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What is the Compassionate Release Program?
The coronavirus pandemic is impacting all walks of life. With the number of cases soaring, it is apparent that social distancing is necessary to stop the spread of the virus. Unfortunately, social distancing is not usually possible in prison. Prisons are designed to contain a number of individuals in various common spaces and cells. The only way to provide for proper social distancing is to reduce the number of inmates. One way the government does this is to release some inmates. With that in mind, it may be possible to receive a compassionate release. What is a Compassionate Release? Compassionate release is a program that allows some inmates to leave the prison facility and go on home confinement for extraordinary or compelling circumstances. In the past, these types of incidences were most often related to serious medical conditions. Due to the pandemic, some inmates may have conditions that might make them more vulnerable.
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Is Divorce on the Rise Due to the Pandemic?
The decision to end your marriage is never an easy one, but it seems as though more couples are coming to that conclusion during the coronavirus pandemic. The lockdown and stay-at-home orders may prove too much togetherness for some couples who were already experiencing cracks in their relationships. As reported by the New York Post, calls to New York divorce attorneys have increased threefold during the pandemic. The same phenomenon was also experienced in China during the height of their epidemic cycle. Why are Couples Divorcing During the Pandemic? Many couples are working on strengthening their marriages and improving their relationships. Sometimes couples find ways to work around problems by simply ignoring them. This can be much easier when you can get out of the house and spend time away from each other. The problem with the pandemic is that it forces couples to stay at home in.
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Tips for Child Visitation During a Pandemic
The pandemic has left many people out of work and schools closed, and families are scrambling to figure out how to take care of their children. Parents need to be aware of the current rules and guidelines for coronavirus while staying within the parameters of visitation in their divorce orders. It is important to try to maintain some type of order and routine for your children, even during these uncertain times. Both parents have concerns about the health and well-being of their children, particularly when they are away from their immediate care. Here are some tips to help make visitation safe and comfortable during the pandemic. Discuss Coronavirus Guidelines Parents should discuss the coronavirus guidelines and come to an agreement over the rules they will put in place during this time. Both parents should be on the same page when it comes to how they handle their childcare. The same set of rules.
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