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Tour to End Forced Marriage Headed to Houston

Posted: 9/24/2014

Honoring Our Heartbeats: A Tour to End Forced Marriage in the U.S. is headed to Houston in October. Don’t miss this powerful tour, which features a free multimedia performance by six young women who have survived violence and are speaking out about complex issues in the fight to end violence against women and girls.

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What We’re Doing to Protect Refugee Children at Our Border

Posted: 8/27/2014

Our Executive Director Layli Miller-Muro tells you what we’re doing to protect vulnerable immigrant girls who made the dangerous trip north to escape violence in Central America. Girls are being detained and placed in a “rocket docket” that makes it impossible for justice to be served.

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We Must Not Fail Courageous Immigrant Women and Girls

Posted: 10/16/2014

Tahirih Justice Center is extending our Greater DC-Baltimore Bighearted Attorneys Campaign until Friday, Oct. 24. We have only reached a little over 60% of our goal and must raise an additional $55,000 to meet the rising demand for our lifesaving services.

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Meet Pro Bono Attorney Kathryn Karam

Posted: 10/16/2014

My Tahirih client was recently approved for permanent residence in the United States based on the Violence Against Women Act. She wrote and told me “you are the definition of angel.”

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Sign Our Petition to End Forced Marriage

Posted: 10/09/2014
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Third Annual Houston Gala Celebrates Heroism of Tahirih Clients

Posted: 9/25/2014

Run. Walk. Hold someone’s hand. Do whatever you have to do to find the light at the end of the tunnel. These were the inspirational words that a young survivor of abuse shared with more than 300 guests who filled the Houstonian Hotel on Sept. 20 for Tahirih Houston’s 3rd Annual Gala.

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