New lawsuit amplifies claims of medical abuse at Georgia ICE jail

ATLANTA — One woman described her examination by Dr. Mahendra Amin as “the most medical way of being raped you could possibly experience.” Another alleged Amin jammed several fingers into her vagina and administered a transvaginal ultrasound without consent — or lubrication. Yet another averted an unwanted hysterectomy only because she tested positive for COVID-19 minutes before Amin was scheduled to operate on her. In a federal lawsuit filed this week, these women and dozens more allege a pattern of medical abuse, harsh retaliation and unsanitary conditions at a the Irwin County Detention Cen…

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