Police Forced Bronx Woman to Give Birth While Handcuffed, Lawsuit Says
Ashley Southall 2020 🇺🇸
The woman said the police handcuffed her to a bed during her labor and delivery in violation of state law. She had been arrested for a minor crime.
NYPD shackles women during childbirth. Years ago my client went into early labor. Went out to get father who had no phone. Arrested for leaving 6 y/o in apartment. Arms & legs cuffed to hospital bed. Then her newborn was taken from her.