Attorney: Officials Force-Feeding Immigrant on Hunger Strike

The text was alarming: "Today medical start force feeding only with me. They put the pipe in my nose 3 time. My nose is bleeding and pain."

  • Published 15 August 2019

EL PASO, Texas (AP) — The text was alarming: "Today medical start force feeding only with me. They put the pipe in my nose 3 time. My nose is bleeding and pain." Attorney Linda Corchado had feared this might happen when she heard her clients on hunger strike inside an immigrant detention center had been forced to receive fluid through IV drips two weeks ago. On Thursday she said one of the men, an asylum… Read at AP News