'Love is what sustains them’: Prisoners cut off from family amid coronavirus outbreak

The women has checked her postbox every day since she was first barred from visiting her husband in prison on February 5 over fears of an outbreak of Covid-19 cases.
Those fears have since come to pass, with the coronavirus penetrating the walls of detention facilities and spreading like wildfire among staff and inmates, prompting the Correctional Services Department to not only cancel all family visits, but also all legal visits starting last week.
With face-to-face meetings off the table until further notice, inmates have been required to communicate with their families through letters instead.

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