Health

Democrats Will Investigate Whistleblower’s Claims of Forced Hysterectomies in ICE Custody

Democrats in Congress are now investigating claims that medical practitioners have been giving women hysterectomies in a U.S. Immigration and Customs Enforcement (ICE) detention center without consent while also exposing detained people to unsafe conditions—even amid the coronavirus pandemic. The claims come from whistleblower Dawn Wooten, a licensed practical nurse who worked at the Irwin […]