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Ashley Diamond was a transgender inmate in Georgia. She was recently released after filing a lawsuit over her rape, torture and neglect while in prison. Hear in her own words her struggle from a smuggled video.

The struggle of transgender inmate Ashley Diamond

Mo Barnes

Maurice "Mo" Barnes is a graduate of Morehouse College and Political Scientist based in Atlanta. Mo is also a Blues musician. He has been writing for Rolling Out since 2014. Whether it means walking through a bloody police shooting to help a family find justice or showing the multifaceted talent of the Black Diaspora I write the news.