Eight San Quentin death row inmates die of COVID-19

Posted by on July 24, 2020 9:15 am
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More than a dozen inmates have died at California’s San Quentin State Prison — including eight on death row — since June from COVID-19,  the state’s corrections department said this week. Convicted murderer John Beames, 67, was the latest inmate to die from complications due to the coronavirus, the California Department of Corrections and Rehabilitation…