News You Might Have Missed – February 12

This week: climate, policing, housing, and Eugene/Springfield’s newest union!

Love and the Carceral State: One couple’s journey through the labyrinth of Oregon’s justice system

Leni hasn’t seen her fiancé in over a year.

“This is a bloodbath”: Oregon State Penitentiary forcing inmates into “inhumane” conditions amid wildfires, pandemic

At this time, over 4,500 inmates are currently held inside OSP. The prison’s maximum capacity is 2,242 inmates.