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Thursday, May 5, 2011

Immigrant Mom, Shackled During Labor, Wi

Immigrant Mom Juana Villegas, Shackled During Labor, Wins Lawsuit
Thoai Lu, ColorLines: "A federal judge in Tennessee has ruled in favor of immigrant mother Juana Villegas, who was shackled during labor and after giving birth while being held in the custody of the Davidson County Sheriff's Office, the Tennessean recently reported. U.S. District Court Judge William Haynes Jr. will set a hearing for damages against Metro government and the sheriff's office in Villegas' case." 
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