ACLU: Immigrants and citizens sue L.A. County for illegal detentions

“Six people have brought a landmark class-action lawsuit against Sheriff Baca and the Los Angeles County Sheriff’s Department (LASD) on grounds they are or were illegally detained in the jails and stations of Los Angeles County Jail for days, weeks, or months after they were entitled to be released because they are the subject of ‘immigration holds’.”

Read the full story by American Civil Liberties Union of Southern California