On April 14th, The Detroit News reported that “Activists have organized #LetMiPeopleGo, a Twitter campaign through 3 p.m., to urge Gov. Gretchen Whitmer and corrections officials to speed release of prison inmates during the coronavirus outbreak.”

Activists are concerned that under the current pandemic, a prison sentence can become a death sentence. They encourage officials to release prisoners where possible to help save lives.

Read more: https://www.detroitnews.com/story/news/local/michigan/2020/04/14/twitter-campaign-encourages-whitmer-letmipeoplego-michigan-prisons/2988255001/