Transgender women win asylum cases

Ten transgender women who traveled through Central America to the U.S. won their asylum cases, ending a months-long journey of violence and discrimination. CBS News Digital reporter Kate Smith joins CBSN to discuss. CBS News Digital reporter Kate Smith joined CBSN to discuss.
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