The federal prison complex in Terre Haute, Indiana. All federal prisons in the United States have been placed on lockdown. Photo: AP The federal prison complex in Terre Haute, Indiana. All federal prisons in the United States have been placed on lockdown. Photo: AP
The federal prison complex in Terre Haute, Indiana. All federal prisons in the United States have been placed on lockdown. Photo: AP
US Politics

United States prisons locked down in run-up to Joe Biden’s presidential inauguration

  • To avoid backlash from inmates, the lockdown was not announced until after they were locked in their cells on Friday evening
  • During a lockdown, inmates are kept in their cells most of the day and visiting is cancelled

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The federal prison complex in Terre Haute, Indiana. All federal prisons in the United States have been placed on lockdown. Photo: AP The federal prison complex in Terre Haute, Indiana. All federal prisons in the United States have been placed on lockdown. Photo: AP
The federal prison complex in Terre Haute, Indiana. All federal prisons in the United States have been placed on lockdown. Photo: AP
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