Tag Archive: violence against women act
Permanent link to this article: http://immigrationimpact.com/2013/02/11/13164/
Permanent link to this article: http://immigrationimpact.com/2012/05/29/still-no-resolution-on-vawa-protections-for-immigrants-at-risk/
Permanent link to this article: http://immigrationimpact.com/2012/05/11/house-judiciary-committee-sends-wrong-mothers-day-message-with-amendments-to-vawa/
BY ANDREA RAMOS, SOUTHWESTERN LAW SCHOOL This week the Washington Post reported on two laws that protect victims of domestic abuse who are also immigrants. The story profiles women who were literally saved from abusive relationships by law enforcement who then guided them to programs that offer a special form of immigration relief for victims.
Permanent link to this article: http://immigrationimpact.com/2012/02/09/how-congress-can-better-protect-immigrant-victims-of-crime/