Top Miami news: Coronavirus cases seen in December, report says; court overturns testing for inmates

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By Hoodline - Published on May 07, 2020.

Missed the most recent top news in Miami? Read on for everything you need to know.

Coronavirus was making Florida residents sick as early as December, report says

The Miami Herald reported new data from Florida’s health department that could change the understanding of how the disease spread. Health officials reportedly documented at least 170 COVID-19 patients with symptoms between Dec. 31 and Feb. 29.

Read the full story on The Daily Beast.

Court overturns Miami judge's ruling that inmates had to be given soap and tested for virus

The US 11th Circuit Court of Appeals said the ruling went beyond the law and cited limited testing resources. So far, 163 inmates in the Metro West Detention Center have tested positive for coronavirus. 

Read the full story on Business Insider.

From a Miami condo to the Venezuelan coast, how a plan to ‘capture’ Maduro went rogue

The Venezuelan opposition entertained Jordan Goudreau's plan for regime change. Then the relationship fell apart. Goudreau went ahead anyway.

Read the full story on Washington Post.

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