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Posts Tagged with "Bedford Hills Correctional Facility"

Chained in childbirth: Gov. Paterson urged to sign bill that protects pregnant prisoners

July 29, 2009

Childbirth is a painful and difficult experience for most women, but Toya Murray says for her, it was torture. Like many other incarcerated women across New York state, she was shackled immediately before and after giving birth. “When it was due for me to have my baby, they shackled my hands and feet when I went into labor to go to the hospital,” Murray said.

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