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‘Somebody dropped the ball:’ Deaths in prisons continued, even as NC COVID cases stabilized

Content warning: The following article contains a potentially disturbing photo of a person who has died, as he appeared at the funeral home after succumbing to COVID-19. North Carolina Health News, after conversations among our editorial team and the family of the individual, is choosing to publish this photo at the request of his daughter, […]