NewsMay 17th, 2007
Layli Miller-Muro, Tahirih’s Founder and Executive Director, was awarded the Peter Cicchino Award for Outstanding Advocacy in the Public Interest for her efforts to advocate on behalf of immigrant women and girls fleeing gender-based violence.
NewsMay 14th, 2007
A rising anti-immigrant backlash, fueled by widespread frustration with congressional inaction on comprehensive immigration reform, could lead to increased efforts to promote local enforcement of immigration laws in the 2007 […]
NewsMay 7th, 2007
Tahirih recently won an important legal victory in its fight for the protection of foreign women who meet American men through international marriage brokers, commonly known as “mail-order bride” agencies.
NewsMay 6th, 2007
Tahirih Justice Center has been selected as one of five finalists for the prestigious 2007 Washington Post Award for Excellence in Nonprofit Management.
NewsMay 3rd, 2007
Ivana* was exhausted by reliving the abuse each time she had to testify. Her husband, Jack,* drank heavily three or four times a week. He raped, slapped, pushed, and yelled […]
NewsMarch 3rd, 2007
The mission of Equal Justice Works is to create a just society by mobilizing the next generation of lawyers committed to equal justice.
NewsDecember 18th, 2006
Founder Layli Miller-Muro was one of few leaders selected to participate in Leadership Greater Washington, a membership organization that connects and challenges regional leaders for the purpose of improving the quality of life in the Greater Washington area.