Group seeks improved conditions for Cook County Jail amid COVID-19

The Live Free group urged county officials to pass ordinance requiring regular inspections at Cook County Jail.

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STACEY BACA: Happening today-- a group seeking improved conditions at Cook County Jail will gather at the facility. The group Live Free is trying to bring attention to the conditions of those incarcerated during the pandemic. And they're urging county officials to pass an ordinance establishing an independent monitoring committee to regularly inspect and also report on facility conditions.