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E.D. v. Sharkey

Are immigration detainees entitled to the constitutional protections afforded by the Due Process Clause? The Third Circuit says yes and rejects qualified immunity for a Berks County, Penn. guard who repeatedly raped a detainee (of which he was later convicted) and officials who allegedly ignored it.


Tags: 2019, Due Process, Immigration, Qualified Immunity, Third Circuit

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