Medeiros et. al. v. ICE - A court case that The ACLU of Rhode Island is currently involved in.


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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.

Current Status:
Lawsuit filed in April 2020.

ACLU of RI Cooperating Attorneys:
Deborah Gonzalez; Jared Goldstein

Related Documents
Related News Releases
  • Apr 24, 2020 - Court Orders Release from Wyatt Detention Center of Two Immigrants Especially Vulnerable to COVID-19
  • Apr 18, 2020 - ACLU Sues ICE for Release from Wyatt of Three Immigrants Especially Vulnerable to COVID-19