Kentucky Is Putting Ankle Monitors on COVID-19 Patients Who Ignore Self Isolation Orders

Got to flatten the curve somehow...

April 2, 2020
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Well this is intense.

Kentucky courts have ordered that some people who have tested postitve for COVID-19 but ignored self isolation orders to wear ankle monitors!

As of Thursday evening, 4 people have been ordered to stay home and have been given GPS monitors to make sure they STAY home. According to state law, the Louisville health department can issue an "order of isolation" to individuals, which is then presented to a judge for approval.

Do you think the state of Virginia should do the same for people who have coronavirus and still ignore self isolation orders?

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