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Barred from wearing hijabs, former youth detention center workers sue Delaware
The three women say the state’s policy barring “hoodies, hats or headgear” at these facilities amounts to religious and gender discrimination.
13 hours ago
Second man with COVID-19 dies at Sussex prison that had major outbreak
More than 1 in 3 of the prisoners were infected but more than 90% have recovered. Two are currently hospitalized.
2 days ago
Gov. Carney wants Delaware public schools to open with mix of in-class and remote learning
The state is experiencing a moderate spread of the coronavirus, and the governor says daily cases and test positivity rates must fall to open schools fully.
3 days ago
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