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Yikes. This article makes it sound like the United States is turning into a police state, of sorts. But the facts are clear. Coronavirus is highly contagious and this man tested positive.
He refused isolation. Here’s the rest, via CNN:
The 53-year-old man in Nelson County refused to quarantine himself after testing positive for Covid-19, Kentucky Gov. Andy Beshear said.
Nelson County officials “forced an isolation” on the man, one of the first 20 confirmed Covid-19 cases in the state.
Here’s your daily dose of COVID-19 randomness, via Twitter…
Me heading into the movie theater during the coronavirus lockdown: pic.twitter.com/VamdpeSHBd
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— Sen. Marsha Blackburn (@MarshaBlackburn) March 18, 2020
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“Reports from state officials and businesses around the country indicate the gathering of a massive wave of unemployment on a scale unseen since the Great Recession.” https://t.co/rkowWT09Fn
— James Cook (@BBCJamesCook) March 18, 2020
Kansas public school children will be out of class for the remainder of the 2019-2020 school year, the governor announced Tuesday in an effort to combat the spread of the coronavirus illness COVID-19. https://t.co/FZP1Ey3IaW
— NBC News (@NBCNews) March 18, 2020
In many states, abortion clinics are holding on by a thread. The pandemic might put them under. https://t.co/99mWvQokot
— HuffPost Politics (@HuffPostPol) March 18, 2020
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Bernie Sanders estimated spending at least $2 trillion to prevent deaths and job losses and to avoid an economic catastrophe caused by the coronavirus, calling it an “unprecedented moment which will require an unprecedented amount of money."https://t.co/XqQjhhgMd0
— NPR (@NPR) March 18, 2020
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While governors across the country issue mandatory orders to stop the spread of the #coronavirus, Gov. Gavin Newsom is relying on policy guidelines and an expectation that Californians will voluntarily follow them. https://t.co/T1Xy0rGKUq
— San Francisco Chronicle (@sfchronicle) March 18, 2020
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South Korea reports 93 new cases of coronavirus after several new clusters – including one at a nursing home. Total number of cases is 8,413. https://t.co/gB5m4zCtam
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NBA spokesman Mike Bass on NBA teams receiving Coronavirus tests. pic.twitter.com/rKOdhiCCw4
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