PageApril 5th, 2015
Right now, America’s immigration system is inefficient and inhumane, and it’s harming courageous immigrants fleeing violence. Even minor improvements to the existing immigration law would empower immigrant victims to report […]
NewsJanuary 15th, 2021
Yesterday, the Tahirih Justice Center and Ayuda filed a lawsuit challenging the outgoing administration’s sweeping regulations that would overturn U.S. asylum law. Finalized in December 2020, the rule would make […]
NewsFebruary 14th, 2019
The Tahirih Justice Center filed a lawsuit challenging the Department of Homeland Security’s Migration Protection Protocols (MPP), also known as the Remain in Mexico policy.
NewsMay 12th, 2016
Delays in the immigration court system impede asylum seekers’ ability to overcome trauma, and may actually compound it.
Action AlertsJune 18th, 2020
Lea la información en español. Make your voice heard about a new proposed rule that would close the door on the vast majority of asylum seekers in the United States. […]
NewsApril 9th, 2019
Tahirih celebrates a federal judge’s decision blocking the Administration’s policy of sending asylum seekers to Mexico while their cases are pending.
NewsSeptember 26th, 2018
Lynn Pearson, Staff Attorney at Tahirih Atlanta, shares her reflections from her visit to a detention center in Texas.