Tahirih Statement on Preliminary Injunction on Asylum Ban
PubsJuly 25th, 2019
The Tahirih Justice Center is relieved that a judge from the San Francisco District Court has issued a preliminary injunction on the asylum ban, forcing the policy to grind to […]
Tahirih Statement on Temporary Restraining Order Ruling on Asylum Ban
PubsJuly 24th, 2019
The Tahirih Justice Center is disappointed by the U.S. District Court for the District of Columbia’s decision to keep the new asylum ban in effect, which bars anyone approaching the […]
Tahirih Statement on New Rule Barring Immigrants from Applying for Asylum at the Southern U.S. Border
PubsJuly 15th, 2019
The Tahirih Justice Center strongly opposes an interim final rule being issued by the Department of Justice and the Department of Homeland Security, which will bar asylum for everyone approaching the southern border, with few exceptions. The rule will be applied at the screening stage at the border as well as in immigration courts. Families, unaccompanied children, survivors of violence – all will be prohibited from obtaining asylum.
Joint Statement on May 2019 Advocate Survey Regarding Immigrant Survivors
PubsJune 4th, 2019
Tahirih and a coalition of national organizations issued this statement after releasing results of a survey demonstrating the fear of immigrant survivors in reporting violence.
Legal Protections for Immigrant Survivors
PubsMay 9th, 2019
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
PubsMay 9th, 2019
What is gender-based violence? What are the forms of it? We answer these questions about gender-based violence, which is a cause and consequence of gender inequality, in this one pager.
Tahirih Statement on Temporary Stay Ruling in Remain in Mexico Lawsuit
PubsMay 8th, 2019
Tahirih is disappointed by the decision of the Court of Appeals for the Ninth Circuit to keep the ‘Remain in Mexico’ policy in effect while it reviews the District Court’s preliminary injunction.