A transsexual lady claims she endured 14 rapes subsequent to being made to serve out a prison term in a men’s jail.
Ashley Diamond, 42, says the maltreatment included four sex assaults more than three days by different male detainees, and lewd behavior did by a jail representative.
Jewel, who is currently suing the Georgia Department of Corrections, says one official assembled a quarters wide conference at the men’s most extreme security jail where he is said to have revealed Diamond’s private clinical data, and portrayed her as ‘an oddity’, ‘he’ and ‘it.’
Jewel says she was then attacked not long after showing up at the jail, and claims to have endured 48 straight long periods of inappropriate behavior by a specialist who secured her his office two days straight.
The trans rights campaigner stated:
Being a lady in a men’s jail is a bad dream. I’ve been deprived of my character. I never have a sense of security. Never. I experience inappropriate behavior consistently, and the dread of rape is consistently an approaching idea.
I’m carrying this claim to achieve change for the benefit of a network that merits the innate nobility to just exist.
She revealed to Atlanta Daily World that her stretches in men’s jails (she was recently detained in 2015) have ‘crushed’ her psychological wellness, given her PTSD and let her to endeavor self destruction.
My expectation is that what’s to come is more brilliant for individuals like me.
I expectation this claim always changes the manner in which transsexual individuals in Georgia are dealt with. This battle isn’t only my battle, it’s our battle.
Regardless of whether transsexual detainees can be put in an office that lines up with their sexual orientation personality as opposed to natural sex fluctuates from state to state, however clearly it’s an unpredictable issue that could be best evaluated dependent upon the situation.
For instance, in case you’re transsexual yet have been indicted for, or had a background marked by, viciousness or maltreatment against a specific sex then you likely shouldn’t be housed with them paying little mind to your sexual orientation character. In any case, on the off chance that you’re in there for something disconnected or minor, at that point perhaps it wouldn’t be quite a high danger issue? Like I said – it’s confounded. Imagine a scenario in which you recognize as ‘non-paired. What jail do you get shipped off at that point?
There doesn’t appear to be any notice of what Diamond was imprisoned for beside parole infringement (the subsequent time), so jury’s out on this one. Regardless, there’s no reason or avocation for what she experienced during her time in jail. That is clearly evident whether you’re a man, lady or trans, and tragically sexual maltreatment is something that can occur in any jail climate. We’ll need to perceive what the Georgia courts think about Diamond’s declaration.