On the anniversary of Mubenga’s death in deportation, we call on the government to end these needless abuses

Emma Ginn: Wednesday 12 October 2011

A year ago, Jimmy Mubenga died after being restrained by G4S guards contracted by the British government during an attempt to deport him to Angola.

Medical Justice will join the family of Jimmy Mubenga and others at a vigil on Friday at noon outside the Crown Prosecution Service to mark a year since his death during a deportation attempt.

Independent doctors volunteering with Medical Justice regularly visit immigration detainees who have sustained injuries during attempts to deport them. Continue reading “On the anniversary of Mubenga’s death in deportation, we call on the government to end these needless abuses”