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Yale Law School: WIRAC Suit Seeks Release of ICE Detainees Due to Coronavirus Threat

Mar 28, 2020 - Targeted News Service

Yale Law School issued the following news release:

The Worker & Immigrant Rights Advocacy Clinic (WIRAC) at Yale Law School filed a class action in federal court on March 26, 2020 for emergency release by individuals in civil immigration detention at imminent risk of COVID-19 infection due to life-threatening conditions in the Bristol County (MA) House of Corrections run by Sheriff Thomas Hodgson.

The complaint, filed by Lawyers for Civil Rights and WIRAC in partnership with the Braz...