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NC prison agency changes policy and COVID death count following NC Health News-VICE investigation of underreporting

By Hannah Critchfield with reporting by Arabella Saunders North Carolina’s state prison agency will now review their reporting around whether a prisoner has died of COVID-19 alongside cause-of-death determinations made by health department officials, following a North Carolina Health News and VICE News investigation that found the state failed to disclose all of the prisoners […]