Medeiros et. al. v. ICE (2020)
Category: Active Case COVID-19 Discrimination Racial/Ethnic Discrimination Immigration
About this Case:
This is an emergency lawsuit seeking the release of three immigrants being detained at the Wyatt Detention Center who are at high risk for serious illness or death in the event of COVID-19 infection.
Lawsuit filed in April 2020.
ACLU of RI Cooperating Attorneys:
Deborah Gonzalez; Jared Goldstein
- The Lawsuit (April 2020)
- Expert Declaration: J. Amon
- Expert Declaration: E. Toll
- Expert Declaration: J. Golob
- TRO (April 24, 2020)
- US District Court Decision (May 1, 2020)