Assemblymember Lara Examines Gaps in Health Care for LGBT Immigrant Detainees

August 20, 2012

Sacramento - The California State Assembly Latino Caucus and LGBT Select Committee held an informational briefing titled, "Lost Voices" to investigate the exclusion of necessary health care and medication for some lesbian, gay, bi-sexual and transgender immigrant detainees in U.S. detention facilities. California State Assemblymember Ricardo Lara (D-Bell Gardens) is chair of the select committee and is concerned about this potentially dangerous and often overlooked problem. Learn more in Assembly Access Video.