The death of a federal prisoner in Indiana illustrates the incomplete and often misleading nature of COVID-19 data released by correctional facilities.
“Thanks for giving me a second chance," Cohen, Trump's former personal attorney, told the porn actress.
Thirty three of the 47 people on death row at the federal prison complex in Terre Haute, Indiana, tested positive between Dec. 16 and Dec. 20.
Dustin John Higgs' diagnosis marks the first known coronavirus case on federal death row.
The “Full House” star will serve her sentence at a low-security prison in Northern California.
Christopher Vialva, who was convicted for killing a couple as a teen in 1999, is the seventh federal execution this summer when Trump revived the punishment.
Prosecutors accused Jarrett William Smith of distributing information through social media about building a bomb and making napalm.
Cohen was sent home from prison in May because of the coronavirus pandemic.
A U.S. district judge on Monday delayed what was to be the first federal execution in nearly two decades. The Trump administration will likely appeal the ruling.
Cohen was released from a federal prison in May due to concerns over possible coronavirus exposure.