Transgender Immigrants Still Face Rampant Physical and Sexual Abuse in US Detention Centers | VICE | United States

Transgender Immigrants Still Face Rampant Physical and Sexual Abuse in US Detention Centers | VICE | United States:

“But while ICE’s new policy is a step forward, advocates for transgender immigrants said the new measures fall short of actually guaranteeing protection for detainees. ‘What’s fundamentally groundbreaking is ICE is declaring in a formal manner that trans individuals have special vulnerabilities in detention,’ said Aaron Morris, legal director for Immigration Equality.”

(Via. VICE)

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