Shackled Birth – Former Women Inmates Lobby to Ban Labor Shackles

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A bill that would make New York the fifth state in the country to prohibit shackles on pregnant women inmates was passed three months ago in Albany. Today, women’s rights advocates called on the governor to finally sign it.