Layli Miller-Muro writes about Tahirih’s powerful pro bono network for Stanford Social Innovation Review
The Power of Many, an article written by Tahirih Founder and Executive Director Layli Miller-Muro, appears in the Winter 2011 edition of the Stanford Social Innovation Review. The article highlight’s Tahirih’s innovative use of pro bono attorneys to multiply its impact in the fight to end the global epidemic of violence against women and girls.
We were in the courtroom and I caught my client’s eyes. They filled with tears, and then she looked forward toward the judge and jury. She was a very small Ukrainian woman and very scared. She had been severely abused by an American man whom she met through a so-called mail-order bride agency with a “satisfaction guaranteed” policy. Read the full article here.