GOP controlled panel opposes free video visitation for McLean County Jail inmates

BLOOMINGTON (WEEK) – A proposal died in committee Tuesday to waive video visitation charges for McLean County Jail inmates during the COVID-19 pandemic. Video conferencing is the only way for inmates to see family and friends because in-person jail visitation has not been allowed since mid-March. The Bloomington-Normal chapter of Black Lives Matter staged a … Continue reading GOP controlled panel opposes free video visitation for McLean County Jail inmates