Another Immigrant Has Died In ICE Custody. She’s The Eighth Since October.

The Guatemalan woman died about a month after she needed gallbladder surgery. It’s the eighth death in ICE custody in 2020’s fiscal year, tying with the number of deaths for 2019’s fiscal year.

https://www.buzzfeednews.com/article/hamedaleaziz/immigrant-died-ice-custody-healthcare-hospital-asylum

-Buzzfeed News; 3/8/2020

Deaths in custody. Sexual violence. Hunger strikes. What we uncovered inside ICE facilities across the US

A USA TODAY Network investigation revealed sex assaults, routine use of physical force, poor medical care and deaths at facilities overseen by ICE.

https://www.usatoday.com/in-depth/news/nation/2019/12/19/ice-asylum-under-trump-exclusive-look-us-immigration-detention/4381404002/

-USA Today; 12/19/2019; Update 12/22/2019