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Tickets Now Available for 2014 Houston Gala

Posted: 6/01/2014

Tahirih Houston’s 3rd Annual Gala is a festive and moving evening to pay tribute to the incredible courage of our clients, and renew our commitment to work together to end violence against women and girls. We hope you will join us for this inspirational and joyful evening. Join us on Sept. 20, 2014.

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NOW AVAILABLE: Tahirih’s Summer 2014 Newsletter

Posted: 8/18/2014
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Tahirih Client Escapes Honor Crime

Posted: 8/14/2014

For the first time in her life, Lareen* is free. But she had to give up everything in exchange—her family, her economic security, and her home.

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Staff Spotlight: Deepa Bijpuria, Baltimore Immigration Attorney

Posted: 8/14/2014

I came to Tahirih so that I could expand my practice to new areas in immigration law and represent more women and girls who are demanding a life free from violence. They deserve the same freedom that I take for granted every day.

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Wall Street Journal Interviews Tahirih Expert on Court Backlog

Posted: 8/13/2014

LEARN MORE ABOUT THE ISSUES Our immigration system is broken. Learn more about how we can fix it. Read our recommendations for reforming the broken U.S. immigration system.   Learn more about our legal and moral obligations to child refugees at the border.   Find out what we’re doing in Houston to protect child refugees. [...]

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Tahirih Applauds American Bar Association Vote to Condemn Forced Marriage as a Fundamental Human Rights Violation

Posted: 8/12/2014

ABA leadership commits to help U.S. victims by promoting legal reforms and training for legal professionals The American Bar Association House of Delegates, the policy-making body for the largest national association of attorneys in the United States, voted today to condemn forced marriage as a form of violence and a fundamental human rights violation. The [...]

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