Investigators haven’t interviewed at least eight women who were deported after receiving questionable medical diagnoses and treatment at Irwin County Detention Center, VICE News has learned.
"I told him 'no,' but he kept going. 'Relax,' he told me."
Lawyers fought the deportations of two women who were treated by a controversial gynecologist while in ICE custody.
Brought to the U.S. at age 3, ICE detained the 36-year-old mother and then attempted to deport her to Mexico after she had procedures with a controversial gynecologist.
A team of doctors reviewed more than 3,200 pages of medical records from 19 women who allege "medical maltreatment" at an ICE detention facility in Georgia.
"We are not an experiment."
Attorney General Bill Barr is targeting protesters with harsh, federal prosecutions for civil disturbances that potentially carry decades in prison.
Besides explosives and arson charges, the government tacked on another charge that Rahman’s lawyer said is usually seen in cases of gang violence or terrorism.
Black and Brown Protesters in New York Were Jailed Longer and Punished More Harshly Than White, Data Indicates
Of 72 "protest-related" arraignments handled by New York County Defender Services, just 5% were white people.
Protesters are being held as long as 50 hours with no protective gear or ability to socially distance from other protesters in custody — or cops.
Rikers has one of the highest rates of coronavirus infections in the city.