Published in: Shine A LightMiscarriage, stillbirth, psychosis. Pregnant in UK immigration detention
It is government policy to detain pregnant women in only very exceptional circumstances. But it happens a lot. The Royal College of Midwives and the Royal College of Obstetricians and Gynaecologists warn that women and their babies are being put at risk.
Published in: 50.50Pregnant, detained, and subjected to force in the UK
Pregnant women are being held in immigration detention by the British government, violating statutory legislation, and subjecting them to the use of force, says Natasha Tsangarides