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5 KEY FACTS ABOUT ONLINE DISCUSSION OF IMMIGRATION IN THE NEW TRUMP ERAThe Opportunity Agenda, New York, NY: 2017.

563 ORGANIZATIONS SIGN LETTER TO DHS AND ICE URGING PROTECTION FOR IMMIGRANT SURVIVORS, March 8, 2017.

2017 ADVOCATE AND LEGAL SERVICE SURVEY REGARDING IMMIGRANT SURVIVORS ~ KEY FINDINGS (graphic), Asian Pacific Institute on Gender-Based Violence, ASISTA, Casa de Esperanza: National Latin@ Network, National Alliance to End Sexual Violence, The National Domestic Violence Hotline, National Network to End Domestic Violence and Tahirih Justice Center, 2017. Read related NNEDV article and listen to related NPR story. 

2017 NEW U AND T VISA APPLICATION AND CERTIFICATION FORMS (scroll down), National Immigrant Women's Advocacy Project, Washington, DC: March 2017.

A.G. SCHNEIDERMAN RELEASES NEW JOINT REPORT WITH ATTORNEYS GENERAL FROM CA, OR, RI, WA AND DC: "SETTING THE RECORD STRAIGHT ON LOCAL INVOLVEMENT IN FEDERAL CIVIL IMMIGRATION ENFORCEMENT", New York Attorney General's Office, New York, NY: May 17, 2017.

ABUSE IN THE LAND OF PROMISE; FOR IMMIGRANT WOMEN CAUGHT IN VIOLENT RELATIONSHIPS, ESCAPE IS ESPECIALLY DIFFICULT, Sandhya Somashekhar, The Washington Post, Washington, DC: October 6, 2005. Copyright © 2005 The Washington Post.

ACCESS TO HHS-FUNDED SERVICES FOR IMMIGRANT SURVIVORS OF DOMESTIC VIOLENCE, Office for Civil Rights, Washington, DC.

ADJUSTMENT OF STATUS FOR VAWA SELF-PETITIONER WHO IS PRESENT WITHOUT INSPECTION, Michael L. Aytes /s/ Donald Neufeld, U.S. Citizenship and Immigration Services, Washington, DC: April 11, 2008.

ADVOCACY WITH LATIN@ IMMIGRANT SURVIVORS OF SEXUAL VIOLENCE (English and Español), Connections (volume XVIII), Washington Coalition of Sexual Assault Programs, Olympia, WA: Summer 2014. Copyright © 2014 Washington Coalition of Sexual Assault Programs.

AFTER PUBLIC COMMENT, U.S. CITIZENSHIP AND IMMIGRATION SERVICES ANNOUNCES FINAL RULE ADJUSTING FEES FOR IMMIGRATION BENEFITS, U.S. Citizenship and Immigration Services, Washington, DC: September 23, 2010. See fact sheet.

AGENCY FOUNDED BY TWO DALLAS WOMEN HELPS ASYLUM SEEKERS, Robert Miller, Dallas Morning News, Dallas, TX: May 14, 2006. Copyright © 2006 Dallas Morning News.

ALL ARE WELCOME. IMMIGRANT. REFUGEE. UNDOCUMENTED. YOU CAN CALL US FOR HELP IF YOU ARE LIVING WITH VIOLENCE. (flyers and social media in multiple languages), Minnesota Coalition for Battered Women, St. Paul, MN: 2017.

ARIZONA COALITION AGAINST DOMESTIC VIOLENCE APPLAUDS JUDGE BOLTON'S INJUNCTION OF SB 1070, Arizona Coalition to End Sexual & Domestic Violence, Phoenix, AZ: July 28, 2010.

Ashcroft Weighs Granting of Asylum to Abused Women, Rachel L. Swarns, The New York Times, New York: March 11, 2004. Copyright © 2004 The New York Times Company.

Battered Immigrants and U.S. Citizen Spouses, Giselle Aguilar Hass, Nawal Ammar and Leslye Orloff, Legal Momentum, New York, NY: April 24, 2006.

BATTERED IMMIGRANTS IN ARIZONA FIND FEW HAVENS, Valeria Fernández, Women's eNews, Phoenix, AZ: November 4, 2009. Copyright © 2009 Women's eNews.

BATTERED WOMEN AND THE CONTENTIOUS IMMIGRATION DEBATE, William Fisher, The National Ledger, Apache Junction, AZ: April 28, 2006. Copyright © 2004-2006 The National Ledger.

BEWARE OF ICE SCAMMERS ACROSS THE COUNTRY, National Latin@ Network, St. Paul, MN: March 23, 2017.

BIPARTISAN BILL TO PROTECT DACA RECIPIENTS INTRODUCED, Joshua Breisblatt, Immigration Impact Blog, American Immigration Council, Washington, DC: December 9, 2016.

BROKEN IMMIGRATION SYSTEM FAILING WOMEN, CHILDREN, Andrea Cristina Mercado, Women's eNews, June 12, 2014. Copyright © 2014 Women's eNews.

BUILDING STRONG POLICE-IMMIGRANT COMMUNITY RELATIONS: LESSONS FROM A NEW YORK CITY PROJECT, Anita Khashu, Robin Busch, Zainab Latif and Francesca Levy, Vera Institute of Justice and the Office of Community Oriented Policing Services, August 2005. Copyright © 2005 Vera Institute of Justice.

BUILDING THE RHYTHM OF CHANGE: developing leadership and improving services within the battered rural immigrant women's community, Gail Pendleton, Futures Without Violence, San Francisco, CA: 2001. Copyright © 2001 Family Violence Prevention Fund.

THE CALIFORNIA BLUEPRINT ~ TWO DECADES OF PRO-IMMIGRANT TRANSFORMATION, Gabriela Villareal, California Immigrant Policy Center, May 2015.

CASA DE ESPERANZA: NATIONAL LATIN@ NETWORK ON PRESIDENT OBAMA'S EXECUTIVE ACTION, Casa de Esperanza, St. Paul, MN: November 21, 2014.

CERTIFICATION FOR U VISA APPLICANT FORM AND INSTRUCTIONS FOR COMPLETING.

CERTIFYING U NONIMMIGRANT STATUS, U.S. Citizenship and Immigration Services, Washington, DC: September 5, 2007.

CHILDREN ON THE RUN (executive summary ~ English and Español), UNHCR, Washington, DC: 2014.

CONTINUED ELIGIBILITY TO FILE FOR CHILD VAWA SELF-PETITIONERS AFTER ATTAINING AGE 21; REVISIONS TO ADJUDICATOR'S MANUAL (AFM) CHAPTER 21.14 (AFM Update AD 07-02), U.S. Citizenship and Immigration Services, Washington, DC: September 6, 2011.

Crossing Borders: Critical Thinking and Best Practices, Lupita Patterson, Washington State Coalition Against Domestic Violence, Olympia and Seattle, WA: November 2004.

Crossing THE LINE: LIVED EXPERIENCES OF UNDOCUMENTED IMMIGRANTS, Emily T. Bashah, Louise M. Baca and Karen L. Suyemoto, Psychology Today, September 2, 2015. Copyright © 1991-2015 Sussex Publishers, LLC.

CULTIVATING FEAR ~ THE VULNERABILITY OF IMMIGRANT FARMWORKERS IN THE US TO SEXUAL VIOLENCE AND SEXUAL HARASSMENT, Human Rights Watch, New York, NY. Copyright © 2012 Human Rights Watch. See news release.

CUSTOMER SERVICE AVENUES FOR VAWA, T AND U RELATED FILINGS, U.S. Citizenship and Immigration Services, St. Albans, VT.

DACA UPDATE: 5 THINGS TO KNOW ABOUT TRUMP'S ANNOUNCEMENT TO END DACA (infographic), National Immigration Law Center and United We Dream, September 5, 2017.

DEFERRED ACTION FOR CHILDHOOD ARRIVALS (DACA) CHECKLIST, Northwest Immigrant Rights Project, revised October 3, 2012.

DEFERRED ACTION FOR CHILDHOOD ARRIVALS 2017 RESCISSION ANNOUNCEMENT: WHAT IT MEANS (infographic), U.S. Citizenship and Immigration Services, Washington, DC: 2017.

DEPORTATION FEARS SILENCE SOME DOMESTIC VIOLENCE VICTIMS, Mary Rhodan, Time, May 30, 2017. Copyright © 2017 Time Inc.

DETAINED OR DEPORTED: WHAT ABOUT MY CHILDREN? ~ WHAT TO DO IF YOU CAN'T BE WITH THEM (English and Español), Women's Refuge Commission, New York, NY. Copyright © 2014 Women's Refuge Commission.

DETENTION CENTERS PREP FOR SAFER TRANSGENDER HOUSING, Amy Lieberman, Women's eNews, New York, NY: October 1, 2013. Copyright © 2013 Women's eNews.

DIGNITY DENIED ~ LGBT IMMIGRANTS IN U.S. IMMIGRATION DETENTION, Sharita Gruberg, Center for American Progress, Washington, DC: November 2013. Copyright © 2013 Center for American Progress.

DHS REVIEW OF LOW PRIORITY CASES FOR PROSECUTORIAL DISCRETION (practice advisory), Alexsa Alonzo and Mary Kenney, Legal Action Center, American Immigration Council, Washington, DC: September 1, 2011.

DID YOU KNOW? LEGALIZATION ~ RELATED AND OTHER PROVISIONS IN THE "GRAND COMPROMISE", Immigrant Legal Resource Center, San Francisco, CA: May 22, 2007.

THE DiSCRETION THAT MATTERS: FEDERAL IMMIGRATION ENFORCEMENT, STATE AND LOCAL ARRESTS, AND THE CIVIL-CRIMINAL LINE, Hiroshi Motomura, UCLA Law Review (volume 58, issue 6), Los Angeles, CA: 2011. Copyright © 2011 UCLA Law Review.

DISTRICT-BY-DISTRICT Immigration POPULATION PROFILES, Immigration Policy Center, Washington, DC: August 2013. Copyright © 2013 American Immigration Council.

Divorce and the Foreign-National Spouse (part one), Janice G. Inman, New York Family Law Monthly, New York, NY: October 18, 2004. Copyright © 2004 ALM Properties, Inc.

DOMESTIC ABUSE FEARS GROW IN IMMIGRANT COMMUNITIES, Laura Tillman, Blog, Women’s Media Center, October 28, 2011. Copyright © 2011 Women’s Media Center.

DOMESTIC VIOLENCE AS A BASIS FOR ASYLUM: AN ANALYSIS OF 206 CASE OUTCOMES IN THE UNITED STATES FROM 1994 TO 2012, Blaine Bookey, Hastings Women's Law Journal (volume 24, number 1), San Francisco, CA: Winter 2013.

DOMESTIC VIOLENCE CAN BE BASIS FOR ASYLUM, U.S. COURT RULES, Brianna Lee, International Business Times, August 27, 2014. Copyright © 2014 IBT Media Inc.

DOMESTIC VIOLENCE VICTIMS MAY NOW QUALIFY FOR ASYLUM IN THE US, Feminist News, Feminist Majority Foundation, Arlington, VA: August 29, 2014. Copyright © 2014 Feminist Majority Foundation.

A DOOR OPENS FOR BATTERED ASYLUM-SEEKERS, Speaking Up (volume 15, issue 15, pages 1-2), Futures Without Violence, San Francisco, CA: November 23, 2009.

DOOR OPENS FOR BATTERED IMMIGRANT WOMEN SEEKING ASYLUM, Speaking Up (volume 15, issue 10), Futures Without Violence, San Francisco, CA: July 21, 2009.

DREAM ACT TO PROVIDE CRUCIAL HELP FOR IMMIGRANT WOMEN AND GIRLS (fact sheet), National Network to End Violence Against Immigrant Women, August 20, 2010.

ELIGIBILITY TO SELF-PETITION AS A BATTERED OR ABUSED PARENT OF A U.S. CITIZEN; REVISIONS TO ADJUDICATOR'S MANUAL (AFM) CHAPTER 21.15 (AFM Update AD 06-32), U.S. Citizenship and Immigration Services, Washington, DC: August 30, 2011.

ENGAGING POLICE IN IMMIGRANT COMMUNITIES: PROMISING PRACTICES FROM THE FIELD, Pradine Saint-Fort, Noëlle Yasso and Susan Shah, Vera Institute of Justice and Office of Community Oriented Policing Services, October 2012.

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FAILURE TO IMPLEMENT DAPA / DACA+ UPHOLDS BARRIERS FOR SOME VICTIMS OF DOMESTIC VIOLENCE AND SEXUAL ASSAULT, Pierre Berastaín and Rebecca De León, National Latin@ Network, St. Paul, MN: July 14, 2016.

FAMILY PREPAREDNESS PLAN (English and Español), Immigrant Legal Resource Center, San Francisco, CA.

Federal Appeals Court Blocks Deportation of Domestic Violence Victim, Kevin M. Fong and John M. Grenfell, National Law Journal, August 23, 2004. Copyright © 2004 ALM Properties, Inc.

FEMINIST ARGUMENT FOR H-4B WORK VISAS, Rob Sanchez, Immigration Daily, ILW.com, New York, NY: January 5, 2005. Copyright © 1999-2002 American Immigration LLC.

FIVE REASONS TRUMP'S IMMIGRATION ORDERS HARM CHILDREN, Wendy Cervantes and Christina Walker, Center for Legal and Social Policy, Washington, DC: April 2017.

THE FLOW OF UNACCOMPANIED CHILDREN THROUGH THE IMMIGRATION SYSTEM: A RESOURCE FOR PRACTITIONERS, POLICY MAKERS AND RESEARCHERS, Olga Byrne and Elise Miller, Vera Institute of Justice, New York, NY: March 2012. Copyright © 2012 Vera Institute of Justice.

FOR SHADOW VICTIMS OF VIOLENCE, THE "U VISA" CAN HELP, Sarah Childress, Frontline, PBS, June 24, 2013. Copyright © 1995-2013 WGBH Educational Foundation.

FREQUENTLY ASKED QUESTIONS: RESCISSION OF DEFERRED ACTION FOR CHILDHOOD ARRIVALS (DACA), U,S, Department of Homeland Security, Washington, DC: September 5, 2017. 

FRIENDLY HOUSE, ET AL V. MICHAEL B. WHITING, ET AL ~ PROPOSED AMICUS CURIAE BRIEF, Legal Momentum, New York, NY: June 11, 2010. In support of plaintiffs' motion for preliminary injunction to invalidate Arizona's new immigration law, SB 1070.

FUNDING FOR SANCTUARY JURISDICTIONS IS PROTECTED WITH NATION-WIDE PRELIMINARY INJUNCTION; THE PARTNERSHIP RECOGNIZES MEMBER PROGRAM YWCA SILICON VALLEY FOR THEIR ROLE, California Partnership to End Domestic Violence, Sacramento, CA: April 25, 2017. 

THE GOVERNMENT RESPONSE TO DOMESTIC VIOLENCE AGAINST REFUGEE AND IMMIGRANT WOMEN IN THE MINNEAPOLIS/ST. PAUL METROPOLITAN AREA: A HUMAN RIGHTS REPORT, Molly Beutz, Aviva Breen, Mary Ellingen, Robin Phillips, Christine Tefft and Cheryl Thomas, Minnesota Advocates for Human Rights, Minneapolis, MN: December 10, 2004.

GRANT THIS WOMAN ASYLUM, Wendy Wright and Cory Smith, The Washington Post, Washington, DC: October 8, 2004. Copyright © 2004 The Washington Post Company.

GUIDANCE: ADJUDICATING STAY REQUESTS FILED BY U NONIMMIGRANT STATUS (U-VISA) APPLICANTS, David J. Venturella, U.S. Immigration and Customs Enforcement, Washington, DC: September 24, 2009.

A GUIDE FOR IMMIGRANT VICTIMS OF DOMESTIC VIOLENCE, Cumberland Legal Aid Clinic and University of Maine School of Law, Portland, ME: 2014.

A GUIDE TO IMMIGRATION AND CUSTOMS ENFORCEMENT (ICE), posted by Laura Espinoza, fbomb, March 3, 2017. Copyright © 2017 fbomb.

HELP DEBUNK THE MYTHS ABOUT WOMEN AND IMMIGRATION, Liz Gross, Women's eNews, December 10, 2013. Copyright © 2013 Women's eNews.

How Can an Immigrant Woman Leave Their Abusive HusbanD?, Sharon Ann Bathan, Asian Journal, August 14, 2006. Copyright © 2006 Asian Journal Publications, Inc.

A HUMANITARIAN CALL TO ACTION: UNACCOMPANIED ALIEN CHILDREN AT THE SOUTHWEST BORDER, ABA Commission on Immigration,Washington, DC: July 18, 2014.

I AM A DACA RECIPIENT, MR. PRESIDENT, Pierre R. Berastain, HuffPost, August 29, 2017. Copyright © 2017 TheHuffingtonPost.com, Inc.

IF IMMIGRATION & CUSTOMS ENFORCEMENT (ICE) AGENTS SHOW UP OR CALL YOUR DV / SA VICTIM PROGRAM, Minnesota Coalition for Battered Women, St. Paul, MN: 2017.

IMMIGRANT CRIME VICTIMS & U-VISA CERTIFICATION ~ WHAT IS IT AND WHY SHOULD JUDGES CARE? TEN FACTS THAT EVERY JUDGE (AND ATTORNEY / OFFICER) SHOULD KNOW, Alan F. Pendleton, Judicial Training & Education Blog, Anoka, MN: July 8, 2015.

Immigrant populations as Victims: toward a multicultural criminal justice system, Robert C. David and Enda Erez, Research in Brief, National Institute of Justice, Washington, DC: May 1998.

Immigrant Power and Control Wheel (English and Español), adapted from the Power and Control Wheel developed by Domestic Abuse Intervention Programs, Duluth, MN.

IMMIGRANT RESOURCE LIBRARY, Casa de Esperanza: National Latin@ Network, St. Paul, MN: 2017.

IMMIGRANT VICTIMS OF DOMESTIC VIOLENCE, National Coalition Against Domestic Violence, Denver, CO.

IMMIGRANT WOMEN AND... (special collections), National Online Resource Center on Violence Against Women, Harrisburg, PA.

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Immigrant Women in Abusive Relationships Rarely Seek Out Help, Cindy Carcamo, Knight Ridder/Tribune News Services, Orange County Register, Santa Ana, CA: February 15, 2005. Copyright © 2005 Knight Ridder/Tribune News Service and The Orange County Register.

IMMIGRANT WOMEN SUFFERING FROM ABUSE (two-part series), Bijoyeta Das, Women's eNews, Boston, MA. Copyright © 2009 Women's eNews.

Immigrant Survivors of Abuse Seek Freedom, October 13, 2009.

Recession Shrinks Safety Net for Immigrant Women, October 18, 2009.

IMMIGRANT WOMEN'S ADVOCATES FOCUS ON FAMILY, Latrice Davis, Women's eNews, Washington, DC: July 17, 2009. Copyright © 2009 Women's eNews.

iMMIgrantS FEAR A CHOICE BETWEEN DOMESTIC VIOLENCE AND DEPORTATION, P.R. Lockhart, Mother Jones, March 20, 2017. Copyright © 2017 Mother Jones and the Foundation for National Progress.

IMMIGRANTS' RIGHTS UNDER TRUMP PRESIDENCY: FAQs FOR STUDENTS, EDUCATORS & SOCIAL SERVICE PROVIDERS (English and Español, scroll down), MALDEF, Los Angeles, CA: 2017.

IMMIGRATION AND GENDER: ANALYSIS OF MEDIA COVERAGE AND PUBLIC OPINION (executive summary and full report), The Opportunity Agenda, New York, NY:  December 2012.

IMMIGRATION BENCHBOOK FOR JUVENILE AND FAMILY COURT JUDGES, Angie Junck, Sally Kinoshita and Katherine Brady, Immigrant Legal Resource Center, San Francisco, CA:  July 2010.

Immigration IssueS AND RESOURCEs, Gay & Lesbian Advocates & Defenders, Boston, MA: updated January 2013.

IMMIGRATION OPTIONS FOR VICTIMS OF CRIME, (also available in Spanish, Russian, Korean and Chinese), U.S. Citizenship and Immigration Services, Washington, DC: February 2010.

IMMIGRATION PROTECTION SCREENING CHECKLIST, National Immigrant Women's Advocacy Project and Legal Momentum, Washington, DC: updated September 5, 2012.

IMMIGRATION REFORM AND DOMESTIC & SEXUAL VIOLENCE, National Network to End Domestic Violence, Washington, DC: 2014.

IMMIGRATION RELIEF FOR VICTIMS OF ABUSE AND DOMESTIC VIOLENCE: PRACTITIONERS' GUIDE TO SERVING NON-CITIZENS, Penn State, The Dickinson School of Law and Centre County Women's Resource Center, July 2012.

IMMIGRATION RELIEF FOR VULNERABLE POPULATIONS: HUMAN TRAFFICKING, CRIME VICTIMS, DOMESTIC VIOLENCE AND CHILD ABUSE (webinar recording), U.S. Citizenship and Immigration Services, hosted by Family Violence Prevention & Services, Washington, DC: December 13, 2011. Copyright © 2011 National Resource Center on Domestic Violence.

INJUSTICE ON OUR PLATES: IMMIGRANT WOMEN IN THE U.S. Food Industry, Southern Poverty Law Center, Montgomery, AL. Copyright © 2010 Southern Poverty Law Center.

INTIMATE PARTNER VIOLENCE IN IMMIGRANT AND REFUGEE COMMUNITIES: CHALLENGES, PROMISING PRACTICES AND RECOMMENDATIONS, Futures Without Violence, San Francisco, CA: March 2009. Copyright © 2009 Robert Wood Johnson Foundation.

JUSTICE CANCELLED FOR IMMIGRANT WOMEN ~ WHAT ADVOCATES AND COMMUNITIES SHOULD KNOW ABOUT THE NEW LAW ENFORCEMENT IMMIGRATION POLICIES AND THEIR EFFECTS ON VICTIMS OF VIOLENCE AGAINST WOMEN AND CHILDREN (English and Español), Women's Justice Center, Santa Rosa, CA: 2011. Copyright © 2011 Marie De Santis, Women's Justice Center.

KNOW YOUR RIGHTS: EVERYONE HAS CERTAIN BASIC RIGHTS, NO MATTER WHO IS PRESIDENT (English, Español, Chinese Traditional, Chinese Simplified, Arabic and Korean), National Immigration Law Center, November 10, 2016.

KNOW YOUR RIGHTS: STOPPED BY POLICE, IMMIGRATION AGENTS OR FBI (English and Español), American Civil Liberties Union, updated December 2016.

KNOW YOUR RIGHTS: WHAT TO DO WHEN ENCOUNTERING LAW ENFORCEMENT AT AIRPORTS AND OTHER PORTS OF ENTRY INTO THE U.S., American Civil Liberties Union.

LEARN ABOUT HOW ICE CONDUCTS COMMUNITY ARRESTS AND HOW TO PROTECT YOUR RIGHTS! (posters and flyers in multiple languages), Immigrant Defense Project, New York, NY: updated 2017.

LEARNING FROM THE EXPERIENCES OF BATTERED IMMIGRANT, REFUGEE AND INDIGENOUS WOMEN INVOLVED WITH CHILD PROTECTIVE SERVICES TO INFORM A DIALOGUE AMONG DOMESTIC VIOLENCE ACTIVISTS AND ADVOCATES, V. Pualani Enos, Asian & Pacific Islander Institute on Domestic Violence, National Network to End Violence Against Immigrant Women, Institute on Race and Justice at Northeastern University and Futures Without Violence, July 2003.

LETTER TO U.S. REPRESENTATIVES IN OPPOSITION TO THE MICHAEL DAVIS, JR. AND DANNY OLIVER IN HONOR OF STATE AND LOCAL LAW ENFORCEMENT ACT THAT UNDERMINES COMMUNITY POLICING EFFORTS AND THREATENS THE SAFETY OF IMMIGRANT VICTIMS AND THEIR CHILDREN, National Task Force to End Sexual and Domestic Violence, Washington, DC: May 18, 2017.  

LGBT UNDOCUMENTED IMMIGRANTS FACE AN INCREASED RISK OF HATE VIOLENCE, Sharita Gruberg, Center for American Progress, Washington, DC: June 10, 2014.

Many Victims Don’t Know Law Provides Protection, Bill Reiter, Des Moines Register, Des Moines, IA: February 27, 2005. Copyright © 2005 The Des Moines Register.

Model Protocol On Service for Limited English Proficient Immigrant and Refugee Victims of Domestic Violence, Lupita Patterson, Washington State Coalition Against Domestic Violence, Olympia and Seattle, WA: November 2002.

More Services Reach Abused Immigrant Women, Juliette Terzieff, Women’s eNews, August 11, 2005. Copyright © 2005 Women’s eNews.

MOTION TO REOPEN FINAL ORDERS OF REMOVAL IN U NONIMMIGRANT STATUS CASES: LEGAL AND PRACTICAL CONSIDERATIONS (scroll to page 2), Ellen Kemp and Gail Pendleton, ASISTA Newsletter, ASISTA Immigrant Women’s Technical Assistance Project, Des Moines, IA: November 30, 2010.

NATIONAL DIRECTORY OF PROGRAMS WITH EXPERIENCE SERVING IMMIGRANT VICTIMS, National Immigrant Women's Advocacy Project, Washington, DC. Copyright © 2009-2013 Legal Momentum.

NATIONAL IMMIGRATION LEGAL SERVICES DIRECTORY (search by zip code, detention facility and state), Immigration Advocates Network and Pro Bono Net. Copyright © 1999-2016 Pro Bono Net.

NATIONAL SURVEY OF SERVICE PROVIDERS ON POLICE RESPONSE TO IMMIGRANT CRIME VICTIMS, U VISA CERTIFICATION AND LANGUAGE ACCESS, Natalia Lee, Daniel J. Quinones, Nawal Ammar and Leslye E. Orloff, National Immigrant Women's Advocacy Project, Washington, DC: April 16, 2013.

NATIONAL SURVEY ON TYPES OF CRIMINAL ACTIVITIES EXPERIENCED BY U-VISA RECIPIENTS, Leslye E. Orloff and Paige E. Feldman, Legal Momentum, New York, NY: November 29, 2011.

THE NATIONAL TASK FORCE TO END SEXUAL AND DOMESTIC VIOLENCE CONDEMNS THE DETENTION OF AN IMMIGRANT TRANSGENDER VICTIM OF DOMESTIC VIOLENCE IN EL PASO AND CALLS FOR HER IMMEDIATE RELEASE, National Task Force to End Sexual and Domestic Violence, Washington, DC: February 16, 2017.   Read related article in The Hill.

NEW CLASSIFICATION FOR VICTIMS OF CRIMINAL ACTIVITY; ELIGIBILITY FOR "U" NONIMMIGRANT STATUS, U.S. Citizenship and Immigrant Services, Washington, DC: 2007.

NEW POLICY PERMITS ASYLUM FOR BATTERED WOMEN, Julia Preston, The New York Times, New York, NY: July 15, 2009. Copyright © 2009 The New York Times Company.

NEW PROJECT AIMS FOR HARASSMENT-FREE WORKPLACE, Southern Poverty Law Center, Montgomery, AL: March 14, 2006.

NNEDV CONDEMNS ICE DETENTION OF IMMIGRANT VICTIM OF DOMESTIC VIOLENCE, National Network to End Domestic Violence, Washington, DC: February 16, 2017. Read related article in The Hill.

NO FREE PASS TO HARASS ~ PROTECTING THE RIGHTS OF UNDOCUMENTED IMMIGRANT WOMEN WORKERS IN SEXUAL HARASSMENT CASES, Women's Rights Project of the American Civil Liberties Union and National Employment Law Project, New York, NY: 2007.

NO REFUGE HERE ~ A First Look at Sexual Abuse in Immigration Detention, Stop Prisoner Rape, Los Angeles, CA: 2004. Copyright © 2004 Stop Prisoner Rape.

NoTES AND PRACTICE POINTERS FROM USCIS VAWA, U AND T VISA STAKEHOLDER EVENTS, Gail Pendleton, Jessica Farb, Alison Kamhi, Sarah Selim Milad, Carmen Maria Rey, Laura Lynch, Mary Beth Kaufman and Cecelia Friedman Levin, 2016.

NoTICE TO THE FIELD: UPDATED LEGAL SERVICES CORPORATION REGULATION ON LEGAL ASSISTANCE TO IMMIGRANT VICTIMS, Krisztina E. Szabo and Leslye E. Orloff, National Immigrant Women's Advocacy Project, Washington, DC: May 21, 2014. Read Final Rule.

OBAMA, IT'S TIME TO PROTECT IMMIGRANT WOMEN, Mallika Dutt, Women's eNews, July 16, 2012. Copyright © 2012 Women's eNews.

ON A BORDER NEAR ARIZONA: HOW POLICE CAN PROTECT IMMIGRANT WOMEN, Laura Tillman, Women's Media Center, New York, NY: May 4, 2010.

AN OVERVIEW OF BATTERED IMMIGRANT WOMEN'S ISSUES (pages 14-18), Yvonne Luna, Fatality Review Bulletin, National Domestic Violence Fatality Review Initiative, Flagstaff, AZ: Winter 2010.

PaRTNER AGENCIES BY STATE, U.S. Committee for Refugees and Immigrants, Arlington, VA.

PASSPORT TO INDEPENDENCE: ASSISTING IMMIGRANT SURVIVORS OF ABUSE, Lori-Ann Lima, Nancy Flores, and Krista DelGallo, Texas Council on Family Violence, Austin, TX: 2003. Copyright © 2003 Texas Council on Family Violence.

PRESIDENT OBAMA'S IMMIGRATION ANNOUNCEMENT (English and Español), Administrative Relief Resource Center, November 20, 2014.

PREVENTING PARTNER VIOLENCE IN REFUGEE AND Immigrant COMMUNITIES, Greta Uehling, Alberto Bouroncle, Carter Roeber, Nathaniel Tashima and Cathleen Crain, Forced Migration Review (volume 38, pages 50-51), Refugee Studies Centre at the University of Oxford, Oxford, UK: October 2011.

PROTECT IMMIGRANT RIGHTS (take action, resources and activists toolkits), National Organization for Women, Washington, DC.

PROTECTION FROM DEPORTATION, WORK AUTHORIZATION, DRIVERS LICENSES FOR IMMIGRANT SURVIVORS WHO ENTERED THE U.S. AS CHILDREN, National Immigrant Women's Advocacy Project, Washington, DC: August 16, 2012. See application materials (scroll down).

Q&A FOR ADVOCATES AND ATTORNEYS SERVING IMMIGRANT SURVIVORS OF GENDER-BASED VIOLENCE, National Latin@ Network, St. Paul, MN: December 9, 2016.

RAPE IN THE FIELDS, Frontline, PBS, Copyright © 1995-2014 WGBH Educational Foundation.

Video, Lowell Bergman, June 25, 2013

The Hidden Story of Rape on the Job in America, Patrice Taddonio, June 10, 2013

What's Happened Since "Rape in the FIelds", Bernice Yeung, March 18, 2014

RAPE VICTIMS AREN'T SEEKING HELP FOR FEAR OF DEPORTATION, POLICE SAY, Melissa Jeltsen, HuffPost, March 22, 2017. Copyright © 2017 TheHuffingtonPost.com, Inc.

REDUCING LANGUAGE BARRIERS TO COMBATING DOMESTIC VIOLENCE: THE REQUIREMENTS OF TITLE VI, Carolyn Ham, Battered Women's Justice Project, Minneapolis, MN: January 2004.

REFUGEE SURVIVORS OF DOMESTIC AND SEXUAL VIOLENCE: BARRIERS TO ACCESS, Asian Pacific Institute on Gender-Based Violence, Oakland, CA: September 2016. 

RESOURCE GUIDE: COMBATING VIOLENCE AGAINST WOMEN, DHS Council on Combating Violence Against Women, U.S. Department of Homeland Security, Washington, DC: updated August 2015. Read related blog posting.

RESOURCES FOR COMMUNITIES, Immigrant Defense Project, New York, NY.

REVIEW OF FEBRUARY 20, 2017 DEPARTMENT OF HOMELAND SECURITY MEMORANDA: POSSIBLE IMPACTS ON SURVIVORS OF DOMESTIC AND SEXUAL VIOLENCE, Tahirih Justice Center, Falls Church, VA: February 21, 2017.

RIGHTS ~ US: Battered Women Seeking Asylum Face Legal Quagmire, William Fisher, IPS-Inter Press Service, Rome, IT: February 15, 2005. Copyright © 2005 IPS-Inter Press Service/Global Information Network.

RIGHTS..., National Immigration Law Center, Los Angeles, CA.

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SELF-EMPOWERMENT OF IMMIGRANT LATINA SURVIVORS OF DOMESTIC VIOLENCE: A PROMOTORA MODEL OF COMMUNITY LEADERSHIP, Josephine V. Serrata, Martha Hernandez-Martinez and R. Lillianne Macias, Hispanic Health Care International (volume 14, issue 1, pages 37-46), March 2016. Copyright © 2016 Sage.

SENATE BEGINS CONSIDERATION OF HISTORIC IMMIGRATION LEGISLATION, Senator Patrick Leahy, U.S. Senate, Washington, DC: June 11, 2013.

SENATE'S IMMIGRATION BILL FLAGS WOMEN'S RIGHTS, Victoria Fitzgerald, Women's eNews, June 10, 2013. Copyright © 2013 Women's eNews.

SHATTERED FAMILIES ~ THE PERILOUS INTERSECTION OF IMMIGRATION ENFORCEMENT AND THE Child Welfare System, Applied Research Center, New York, NY: November 2011. Read Executive Summary (English and Español).


SHE CAN DO NO WRONG: RECENT FAILURES IN AMERICA'S IMMIGRATION COURTS TO PROVIDE Women Asylum FROM "HONOR CRIMES" ABROAD, Shira Shapiro, 1st Place 2009 Law Student Writing Competition, ABA Commission on Domestic & Sexual Violence, Washington, DC: 2009.

Silent, scared prisoners; Immigrant women, caught in abusive relationships by men who use their vulnerabilities against them, become..., Bill Reiter, Des Moines Register, Des Moines, IA: February 27, 2005. Copyright © 2005 The Des Moines Register.

SOMEWHERE TO TURN: MAKING DOMESTIC VIOLENCE SERVICES ACCESSIBLE TO BATTERED IMMIGRANT WOMEN ~ A 'HOW TO' MANUAL FOR BATTERED WOMEN'S ADVOCATES AND SERVICE PROVIDERS, Leslye E. Orloff and Rachel Little, National Resource Center on Domestic Violence, Harrisburg, PA: January 2011. Copyright © 2011 National Resource Center on Domestic Violence.

SPLC LAUNCHES PRO BONO PROJECT TO ENSURE DETAINED IMMIGRANTS HAVE ACCESS TO COUNSEL, Southern Poverty Law Center, Montgomery, AL: March 7, 2017. 

SPOUSES BATTERED OR SUBJECTED TO EXTREME CRUELTY BY A, E (3), H OR G VISA HOLDERS ARE ELIGIBLE TO APPLY FOR WORK AUTHORIZATION (scroll down), National Immigrant Women's Advocacy Project and Raksha, February 14, 2017.

STATE-BY-STATE DACA FACT SHEETS, 2017.

STATE IMMIGRATION POLICY RESOURCE, Julie Gelatt, Hamutal Bernstein and Heather Koball, Urban Institute, Washington, DC: May 4, 2017.

STATEMENT IN OPPOSITION TO THE JANUARY 2017 EXECUTIVE IMMIGRATION ACTION, National Task Force to End Sexual and Domestic Violence, Washington, DC: February 1, 2017.

STATEMENT ON THE ARREST AND DETENTION BY ICE OF A SURVIVOR OF DOMESTIC VIOLENCE AT A COURTHOUSEAsian Pacific Institute on Gender-Based ViolenceASISTACasa de EsperanzaTahirih Justice Center and We Belong Together, February 16, 2017. Read related article in The Hill.

STRENGTHENING WHAT WORKS ~ PREVENTING INTIMATE PARTNER VIOLENCE IN IMMIGRANT AND REFUGEE COMMUNITIES, Robert Wood Johnson Foundation, Princeton, NJ: April 2014. Copyright © 2001-2014 Rood Wood Johnson Foundation.

SUMMARY OF JANUARY 25 AND 27, 2017 EXECUTIVE ACTIONS: POSSIBLE IMPACTS ON SURVIVORS OF DOMESTIC AND SEXUAL VIOLENCE, Tahirih Justice Center, Falls Church, VA: February 2, 2017.

SUPREME COURT TIE BLOCKS OBAMA IMMIGRATION PLAN, Adam Liptak and Michael D. Shear, International New York Times, Washington, DC: June 23, 2016. Copyright © 2016 The New York Times Company.

SURVIVORS OF VIOLENCE & ECONOMIC SECURITY: FOCUS ON T- & U-VISAS, Purvi Shah, Reports from the Field: An Economic Policy & Leadership Series, Women of Color Network, Harrisburg, PA: August 2014.

TALKING IMMIGRATION ISSUES TODAY: DUE PROCESS AND BASIC RIGHTS, The Opportunity Agenda, New York, NY: May 2013.

TEACHING IMMIGRATION WITH THE IMMIGRANT STORIES PROJECT (curriculum), The Advocates for Human Rights and Immigration History Research Center, Minneapolis, MN: May 2017. Copyright © 2017 The Advocates for Human Rights.

TO FLEE ABUSE, IMMIGRANTS NEED TO KEEP CAR KEYS, Azadeh N. Shahshahani, Women's eNews, Atlanta, GA: March 25, 2014. Copyright © 2014 Women's eNews.

TOOLKIT FOR LAW ENFORCEMENT USE OF THE U-VISA, Sameera Hafiz, Leslye Orloff, Kavitha Sreeharsha and Rodolfo Estrada, Legal Momentum and Vera Institute of Justice, updated November 2010.

TRAPPED, ON A ‘H-4’, Shivali Shah, The Hindu, Chennai, Madras, India: November 28, 2004. Copyright © 2004 The Hindu.

TRUMP'S ANTI-IMMIGRANT POLICIES CREATE DIRE "CHOICES" FOR DOMESTIC VIOLENCE SURVIVORS, Susan Buttenwieser, Women’s Media Center, June 15, 2017. Copyright © 2017 Women’s Media Center.

TRUMP'S IMMIGRATION CRACKDOWN IS PUSHING VICTIMS OF ABUSE UNDERGROUND, Melissa Jeltsen, HuffPost, May 31, 2017. Copyright © 2017 TheHuffingtonPost.com, Inc.

TRUMP'S IMMIGRATION DATABASE EXPOSES CRIME VICTIMS' PERSONAL INFO, LAWYERS SAY, Sam Levin,  The Guardian, San Francisco, CA: May 26, 2017. Copyright © 2017 Guardian News and Media Limited.

TRUMP'S IMMIGRATION ORDERS ENDANGER IMMIGRANT AND REFUGEE FAMILIES, AMERICA'S FUTURE, AND AMERICAN VALUES, Center for Legal and Social Policy, Washington, DC: January 26, 2017.

U AND T VISA LAW ENFORCEMENT RESOURCE GUIDE, U.S. Department of Homeland Security, Washington, DC: updated November 30, 2015. 

U VISA FOR VICTIMS OF CRIME (fact sheet), Political Asylum Project of Austin, Austin, TX.

U VISA INTERIM REGULATIONS FACT SHEET AND GUIDANCE, National Network to End Violence Against Immigrant Women, September 11, 2007.

U VISA RECIPIENTS LOOK FOR BETTER ENFORCEMENT, Nadia Berenstein, Women's eNews, Washington, DC: September 24, 2009. Copyright © 2009 Women's eNews.

U VISA REGULATIONS RELEASED, Speaking Up (volume 13, issue 17), Futures Without Violence, San Francisco, CA: November 29, 2007.

U VISA: A BRIEF OVERVIEW, National Latin@ Network, St. Paul, MN: March 2, 2017.

THE U VISA: OBTAINING STATUS FOR IMMIGRANT VICTIMS OF CRIME ~ UPDATED 4th EDITION NOW AVAILABLE, Immigrant Legal Resource Center, San Francisco, CA: 2014. Order.

U VISAS FOR VICTIMS OF CRIME IN THE WORKPLACE: A PRACTICE MANUAL, Eunice Hyunhye Cho, National Employment Law Project, New York, NY: May 2014.

U VISAS SPEED UP FOR IMMIGRANTS WHO FLEE ABUSE, Nadia Berenstein, Women's eNews, Washington, DC: September 21, 2009. Copyright © 2009 Women's eNews.

U-VISA CERTIFICATION PARTICIPATION REMOVAL TO AFFECT CRIME VICTIMS, KRGV News 5, Weslaco, TX: February 27, 2017. Copyright © 2000-2017 Frankly Media and KRGV.

U-VISA VICTIMS AND LAWFUL PERMANENT RESIDENCY, Leslye Orloff, Levi Wolberg and Benish Anver, National Immigrant Women's Advocacy Project, American University, Washington College of Law, Washington, DC: September 6, 2012.

Undocumented Latinas at Forefront of Domestic Abuse, Daniel González, Arizona Republic, Phoenix, AZ: February 21, 2005. Copyright © 2005 azcentral.com.

UPDATE FROM THE U.S. SUPREME COURT, Asian Pacific Institute on Gender-Based Violence, Oakland, CA: June 23, 2016. Read background on the case from The New York Times.

UPDATE: ICE REMOVES PROTECTED NAMES FROM PUBLIC DATABASE AND PLEDGES TO SAFEGUARD DATA IN THE FUTURE, Tahirih Justice Center, ASISTA,  Asian Pacific Institute on Gender-Based Violence and Casa de Esperanza, July 17, 2017.

USCIS PUBLISHES NEW RULE FOR NONIMMIGRANT VICTIMS OF CRIMINAL ACTIVITY, U.S. Citizenship and Immigration Services, Washington, DC: September 5, 2007. See new rule.

USCIS TO GRANT PAROLE TO WAIT LIST APPROVED U VISA VICTIMS AND FAMILY MEMBERS INCLUDED IN VICTIM'S U VISA APPLICATIONS, Ombudsman's Office of the U.S. Department of Homeland Security, Washington, DC: September 7, 2016.

VAWA 2005 IMMIGRATION PROVISIONS ~ Final as Passed by House and Senate, JoAnne Lin and Leslye Orloff, Legal Momentum, Washington, DC: December 15, 2005.

VAWA AMENDMENTS TO THE CUBAN ADJUSTMENT ACT: CONTINUED ELIGIBILITY FOR ABUSED SPOUSES AND CHILDREN (policy memorandum), U.S. Citizenship and Immigration Services, Washington, DC: July 29, 2016.

THE VAWA MANUAL: immigration relief for abused immigrants (fifth edition), Catholic Legal Immigration Network and Immigrant Legal Resource Center, San Francisco, CA.

VAWA RED FLAGS RELATED TO IMMIGRATION, National Network to End Violence Against Immigrant Women, 2007.

VISA DENIED ~ THE POLITICAL GEOGRAPHY OF THE U VISA: ELIGIBILITY AS A MATTER OF LOCALE, UNC School of Law Immigration / Human Rights Policy Clinic and ASISTA, 2014.

VIOLENCE AGAINST WOMEN ~ IMMIGRATION ISSUE, Violence Against Women (volume 13, number 5), Sage Publications, Thousand Oaks, CA: 2007. Copyright © 2007 Sage.

WAITING FOR ASYLUM; BATTERED WOMEN STUCK IN A LEGAL LIMBO, Tresa Baldas, National Law Journal, New York, NY: March 13, 2006. Copyright © 2006 ALM Properties, Inc.

WELCOME TO THE UNITED STATES ~ A GUIDE FOR NEW IMMIGRANTS (also available in several other languages), U.S. Citizenship and Immigration Services, Washington, DC: revised September 2015.

WHAT CAN DOMESTIC VIOLENCE AND SEXUAL ASSAULT ORGANIZATIONS DO TO HELP IMMIGRANT SURVIVORS AFFECTED BY "SECURE COMMUNITIES" AND RELATED IMMIGRATION ENFORCEMENT PROGRAMS?, ASISTA, Casa de Esperanza and National Network to End Domestic Violence, 2011.

WHAT DO I NEED TO KNOW IF THE DACA PROGRAM ENDS? (English, Español and Chinese), Immigrant Legal Resource Center, San Francisco, CA: August 28, 2017.

WHAT DOES THE DECISION ON THE PRESIDENT'S EXECUTIVE ACTION MEAN... (infographic ~ English and Español), National Latin@ Network, St. Paul, MN: updated October 2016.

WHAT HAPPENS WHEN I GO TO IMMIGRATION COURT? (video), Women's Refugee Commission, New York, NY: January 17, 2013.

WHAT TO DO IF YOU'RE STOPPED BY POLICE, IMMIGRATION AGENTS OR THE FBI (English / Español), American Civil Liberties Union, updated June 2010.

WHEN IMMIGRATION STATUS IS USED AS A WEAPON FOR DOMESTIC ABUSE, Sasha von Oldershausen, Fusion, Big Bend, TX: May 16, 2016. Copyright © 2016 Fusion Media Network, LLC.

WHY POLICE CHIEFS OPPOSE TEXAS'S NEW ANTI-IMMIGRANT LAW, Jonathan Blitzer, The New Yorker, June 2, 2017. Copyright © 2017 Condé Nast.

WITH DAPA STALLED, PROTECTING CHILDREN OF IMMIGRANTS IS IN THE HANDS OF THE NEXT PRESIDENT, Heather Koball and Julia Gelatt, Urban Institute, Washington, DC: June 23, 2016.

WOMEN HUNGRY FOR IMMIGRATION REFORM STAGE FASTS, Reem Zubaidi, Women's eNews, Washington, DC: April 9, 2014. Copyright © 2014 Women's eNews.

WOMEN RAISE HEAT ON IMMIGRATION DEBATE, Cynthia L. Cooper, Women's eNews, New York, NY: May 18, 2007. Copyright © 2007 Women's eNews.

WOMEN’S GROUPS DIFFER OVER IMMIGRATION STRATEGY, Allison Stevens, Women’s eNews, New York, NY: April 24, 2006. Copyright © 2006 Women’s eNews.




 
   



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