Publications ArchivePublication Category: Fact Sheets
Legal Protections for Immigrant Survivors
This one pager describes the various pathways to legal residence for immigrant survivors of gender-based violence present in the United States.
Gender-Based Violence One Pager
Gender-based violence affects millions of individuals around the world. We explain this form of violence and its different forms in this one pager.
VAWA Fact Sheet
This fact sheet on the Violence Against Women Act contains information about the protections and services it provides to survivors of violence.
Brief Analysis of USCIS Policy Guidance Implementing Decision in Matter of A-B-
The Tahirih Justice Center analyzes recent policy guidance issued by United States Citizenship and Immigration Services (USCIS) that implements the Attorney General’s decision in Matter of A-B-. The guidance closely tracks the AG’s decision, but also appears to heighten the standard for how officers should exercise discretion to grant or deny cases.
Spanish Translation: Brief Analysis of the President’s June 20 Executive Order
This is the Spanish translation of Tahirih’s brief analysis that summarizes the primary points of concern in the June 20, 2018 Executive Order on family separation issued by the President.
Brief Analysis of the President’s June 20 Executive Order
This brief analysis summarizes the primary points of concern in the June 20, 2018 Executive Order on family separation issued by the President.
Read the Spanish translation here.
Tahirih Backgrounder on Asylum for Survivors of Violence
On March 7, 2018, Attorney General Jeff Sessions announced that he will reconsider whether survivors of domestic violence are eligible for asylum protection in the United States. This fact sheet from the Tahirih Justice Center explains this threat to asylum and what it would mean for survivors of violence.